Concern about surging cases of Delta variant of Covid-19 likely to dominate sentiment for time being
20 July 2021 – 11:13
The JSE was firmer on Tuesday morning, with its global peers mixed as rising Covid-19 cases and the surge in the Delta variant continued to spook investors.
The all share was on track to break a three-day losing streak after falling the most in more than a week on Monday when global equity markets plunged as concerns about the coronavirus mounted and China accused as the mastermind behind a series of cyberattacks against public and private entities. ..