TABLE-Offshore investors net sellers of South African stocks, buy bonds

Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:43am GMT
 

    JOHANNESBURG, March 20 (Reuters) - Offshore investors sold a net 593 million
rand ($47 million) of South African stocks and bought a net 786 million rand in
bonds last week, JSE securities exchange data showed on Monday.  
      
 STOCKS                    Week ended  Week ended  Year-to-date  Year-to-date
                           17/03/17    18/03/16      2017          2016
 Purchases (bln rand)      20.4        29.0        173.6         258.0
 Sales (bln rand)          21.0        26.8        205.4         271.0
 Net purchases (bln rand)  -0.593       2.2        -31.8         -13.0
 
 BONDS                     Week ended  Week ended  Year-to-date  Year-to-date
                           17/03/17    18/03/16      2017          2016
 Purchases (bln rand)      15.3        31.0        183.8         229.5
 Sales (bln rand)          14.6        25.2        179.8         212.5
 Net purchases (bln rand)   0.786       5.8          4.0          17.0
 ($1 = 12.6736 rand)

 (Reporting by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo; Editing by Joe Brock)
  
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