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South Africa's Q3 current account deficit widens to 4.1 pct of GDP 08:48 GMT

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa's current account deficit widened to 4.1 percent of gross domestic product in the third quarter of 2016 from a revised deficit of 2.9 percent in the second quarter, the central bank said on Friday.  Full Article

 
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South Africa's Sibanye Gold to buy Stillwater Mining for $2.2 bln 07:10 GMT 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Sibanye Gold will pay $2.2 billion for U.S.-based Stillwater Mining, Sibanye said on Friday, extending its push into platinum group metals.  Full Article  

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South Africa's rand weaker, stocks set to open lower 07:12 GMT 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar early on Friday, extending losses from the previous session after weak domestic economic data and the European Central Bank's decision to trim its stimulus programme knocked the currency lower.  Full Article  

 
Symbol Last Net Change
GOLD CON1 JPY  4,302.00 JPY  4.00
SILVER CON1 JPY  62.10 JPY  0.80
PLATINUM CON1 JPY  3,445.00 JPY  8.00
PALLADIUM CON1 JPY  2,680.00 JPY  0.00
Symbol Last Net Change
BRENT CRUDE JAN7 USD  54.19 USD  0.30
GAS OIL LS OCT16 USD  472.75 USD  6.00
LIGHT CRUDE CON1 USD  51.26 USD  0.42
NATURAL GAS CON1 USD  3.73 USD  0.04
Symbol Last Net Change
COFFEE C CON1 USC  139.40 USC  1.45
COCOA CON1 USD  2,213.00 USD  -49.00
SUGAR 11 CON1 USC  19.39 USC  -0.06
UK £ USD =1.2608
Euro USD =1.0610
Rand USD =0.0730

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