Markets and Research

Daily Market Commentary: 14 October 2019

By | 2019-10-14T10:43:14+02:00 October 14th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields buck the stronger ZAR trend, yields higher across the curve on Friday USDZAR consolidates gains sub 15.0000 Oil dropped after surging the most in almost a month on Friday on signs investors are sceptical that progress in the U.S.-China trade talks will improve a worsening global [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 11 October 2019

By | 2019-10-11T10:36:20+02:00 October 11th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields marginally lower but lag the risk on move in NY Emerging markets improve on hopes around trade talks Oil is heading for the first weekly advance since the end of September as U.S.-China trade talks progress Optimism surrounding trade talks boosts markets globally SA mining and [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 10 October 2019

By | 2019-10-10T10:25:53+02:00 October 10th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields decline marginally in the long end portion of the curve as the ZAR strengthens Currency markets hold steady Oil fell for a fourth day amid rising crude inventories and waning optimism for U.S.-China trade talks Renewed optimism about trade talks boosts markets SA business confidence rebound [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 9 October 2019

By | 2019-10-09T10:23:54+02:00 October 9th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Negative global risk sentiment drags SA yields higher Global tensions weigh on emerging markets Oil extended losses to trade near a two-month low on fading prospects for a resolution to the protracted U.S.-China trade spat and signs American crude inventories expanded for a fourth week Global investors remain [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 8 October 2019

By | 2019-10-08T10:49:26+02:00 October 8th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Risk trades poorly overnight on geopolitical uncertainty, but recovers this morning as China set to begin trade negotiations next week, SAGB yields marginally higher Foreign exchange markets marking time Oil rose from near a two-month low due to optimism that the U.S. and China can make progress in [...]