Rand and local market get an advance dose of virus

01 March 2020 - 00:00 By ASHA SPECKMAN

With no end in sight to the spread of the coronavirus, volatility in the rand - which is among global currencies that have weakened sharply this week - is expected to continue.

André Cilliers, director and currency expert at TreasuryONE, said on Friday: "R16 [to the dollar] is becoming very possible."..

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