South Africa's Rhodes Foods plans Johannesburg listing Monday, 1 Sep 2014

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Rhodes Food Group Holdings, a South African manufacturer of frozen food and prepared meals, said on Monday it planned to raise 600 million rand ($56 million) through a listing in Johannesburg.  Full Article

South Africa stocks advance as Bidvest jumps Monday, 1 Sep 2014 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African stocks ticked higher on Monday, as Bidvest Holdings advanced after the industrial conglomerate said it could list its food unit in London, a potential windfall for investors.  Full Article  

Egypt central bank keeps key interest rates unchanged Monday, 1 Sep 2014 

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's central bank kept its overnight deposit and lending rates at 9.25 percent and 10.25 percent respectively on Monday, as widely expected given competing pressures from high inflation and economic stagnation.  Full Article  

Symbol Last Net Change
GOLD CON1 JPY  4,317.00 JPY  12.00
SILVER CON1 JPY  65.10 JPY  0.00
PLATINUM CON1 JPY  4,805.00 JPY  30.00
PALLADIUM CON1 JPY  3,023.00 JPY  0.00
Symbol Last Net Change
BRENT CRUDE USD  102.78 USD  -0.01
GAS OIL APR1 USD  864.00 USD  0.50
LIGHT CRUDE CON1 USD  95.86 USD  -0.10
Symbol Last Net Change
COFFEE C CON1 USC  194.30 USC  -0.35
COCOA CON1 USD  3,262.00 USD  44.00
SUGAR 11 CON1 USC  15.46 USC  -0.10
UK £ USD =1.6583
Euro USD =1.3123
Rand USD =0.0934

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