Turnover on the JSE Equities Market (Calendar Years)

Excluding Abitrage        Month ended    Year to    Year        % 
                          May 98         date      to date   Change
                                         1998       1997     Year to
                                                             date

     Value (R Million)    28,807         127,023     73,274   +73.4

     Number of Deals     363,746       1,528,417    869,006   +75.9

     Volume (Million)      3,221          13,171      6,725   +95.9

Arbitrage

     Value (R Million)     7,762          38,025     21,687   +75.3

     Number of Deals       7,318          45,965     47,543    -3.3

     Volume (Million)        291           1,574      1,083   +45.3



Excluding Abitrage         1997       1996      1995

     Value (R Million)  206,542    117,357    63,247

     Number of Deals  2,343,957  1,443,573   762,091

     Volume (Million)    17,850      8,993     5,148

Arbitrage

     Value (R Million)   67,612     41,579    21,700

     Number of Deals    115,387    100,276    59,128

     Volume (Million)     3,164      1,798     1,029


as at 31 May 1998

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