Bonds drift weaker in quiet trade-continued

March 1, 2012--South African bonds were up to four points weaker in quiet midday play on Thursday.
At 11:50, the benchmark R157 bond was trading at 6.645% from its previous close of 6.600%. The R207 was trading at 7.780% from a previous close of 7.735% and the R186 was trading at 8.265% from its close of 8.230%.

The rand was bid at 7.4554 against the dollar from its previous close of 7.4716.

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Source: FIN24

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