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Daily Market Commentary: 17 January 2019

By | 2019-01-17T10:33:46+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Another tight range in SAGBs, and another struggle to rally, yields marginally lower yesterday Rand holds onto gains despite a resilient USD Gold held an advance in the wake of renewed Brexit turmoil Global markets digested the news that the UK’s House of Commons rejected Theresa May’s Brexit [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 15 January 2019

By | 2019-01-15T09:20:02+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGBs open a touch stronger as momentum from the Asian trading session supports risk assets Dollar trades softer across currency markets as speculation continues that FED pause hikes Asia-Pacific trade saw crude draw support from a largely weaker USD & uptick in risk appetite Global equity markets trend [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 2 October 2018

By | 2018-10-02T08:07:47+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Local SAGB yields rise, new quarter inflows fails to materialise USDZAR weakens overnight, due to strong dollar; global majors weaker Gold and oil rally despite a strong USD, pointing to some safe-haven demand Texton Property Fund declined 5.28% on the day after posting a very disappointing set of [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 21 September 2018

By | 2018-10-24T09:29:28+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Bond yields marginally lower, open stronger this morning and led by ZAR strength ZAR continues to be supported by a weaker USD, majors quite strong this morning Gold rallies as dollar weakens further; Brent eases somewhat Global equity markets trade firmer, shrugging off trade war concerns UK retail [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 24 August 2018

By | 2018-08-24T08:46:29+00:00 August 24th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Land continues to dominate the local picture, in one form or another, and the street feels long USD and received rates Safe haven demand continues as interest in risky assets diminishes, focus on Jackson Hole this afternoon Gold downbeat; Brent crude remains elevated as US stockpiles are run [...]