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Monthly Insights: February 2019

By | 2019-02-17T20:12:44+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Finance, General, Watch This|

  Executive Summary· In the past month, we have seen global central banks capitulate, along with some EM central banks, as a result of lower global growth, inflation metrics and trade activity. Further geopolitical risks in the form of trade wars and tighter financial conditions exacerbated the capitulation. In the past month, we have also seen [...]

TOP GLOBAL RATINGS FOR NEDBANK INVESTOR SERVICES

By | 2018-12-14T08:19:43+00:00 December 14th, 2018|Featured, General|

  Nedbank Investor Services has been given top ratings by international magazines covering the global finance and securities services business. Global Finance magazine which is distributed to company chairmen, presidents, CEOs, CFOs, treasurers and other financial officers in 158 countries, named Nedbank as South Africa’s best sub-custodian bank. Global Custodian magazine which covers the international [...]

SA needs a collaborative, proactive approach to sustainable water resilience

By | 2018-09-19T06:06:18+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Agriculture, Finance, General|

By Brad Pearse; Principal - Private Equity: Nedbank CIB The decent rains that have fallen in the Western Cape in recent months have helped to push out the feared ‘Day Zero’ and alleviated the immediate water access concerns of residents in the region. However, while they brought much needed short-term relief, the increasingly intermittent nature [...]

Nedbank CIB and Aerobotics make the benefits of AgTech real for farmers around the world

By | 2018-10-19T10:35:19+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Featured, General, Innovative Disruption, Watch This|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KYAtlnAQSpA   What started as an experiment between Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (Nedbank CIB) and South African-based pest and disease management company, Aerobotics, has been commercialised into a precision farming solution. Our agri clients can now harness drone technology to assess tree crop health, identify pests and diagnose diseases. As part of [...]

Monthly Insights: September 2018

By | 2018-09-11T14:32:59+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Finance, General, Markets and Research, Watch This|

  Executive Summary ·        SA GDP growth is expected to rebound, albeit marginally, in 2Q18, mainly as a result of the low base effect afforded by the deep 1Q18 contraction. The Nedbank Group Economic Unit forecasts 2Q18 growth at 0.2% quarter-on-quarter, before recovering modestly in the following two quarters. ·        A burning issue at the moment [...]