Rene Vollgraaff6:12 pm ET
South African President Jacob Zuma named his second finance minister in four days on Sunday, reappointing Pravin Gordhan following market turmoil that sent the rand to record lows and bond yields to the highest in seven years.
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Russia’s drastic move last December to raise its key rate to 17 percent to stop the ruble’s free fall was met with dismay by many. A year later, it’s won over admirers.