Monthly Archives: October 2018

Daily Market Commentary: 31 October 2018

By | 2018-10-31T09:12:41+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Yields higher as risk off hampers bonds The rand remains range-bound, majors weaken on dollar strength Brent sharply lower due to weaker demand prospects and rising supplies; Gold price slightly lower The JSE and European markets end lower. US markets end the session sharply higher, shrugging off trade [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 30 October 2018

By | 2018-10-30T09:01:09+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Yields continue lower, ignoring rand move SARB suggests rand significantly undervalued and interest rates too low, rand remains on the back foot as dollar strengthens Brent and gold both range-bound Trade talks resurface, putting pressure on equity markets US personal income and spending growth eases

Wrap-up video for #TheDisruptionAgenda

By | 2018-10-26T13:48:10+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Innovative Disruption, Watch This|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJxuslCue44 Watch the wrap-up video detailing this world-first event, The Disruption Agenda. Nedbank recently hosted The Disruption Agenda together with Silicon Valley’s Plug and Play - a disruption first for the continent. The aim of the event was to simplify how leading corporates connect to world-class startups. The event brought 10 visionary innovators [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 26 October 2018

By | 2018-10-26T10:27:24+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields sharply higher after MTBPS, persistent weakness through the course of the day Rand remains on the back foot Brent remains range-bound, below the $80/bbl. level; Gold remains elevated The JSE, European and US markets end their trading session firmer, but Asian markets opened Friday’s session lower, [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 25 October 2018

By | 2018-10-25T08:42:43+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: After torrid MTBPS, SAGB yields sharply higher while rand has sold off The rand firmly on the back foot after the MTBPS Gold continues higher, with the oil price sharply lower A pessimistic outlook on the global economy and weak earnings out of the US weighed on investor [...]