Markets and Research

Daily Market Commentary – 14 June

By | 2019-06-14T09:18:48+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yield curve bear steepens as concerns over global trade persists USDZAR holds steady going into the long weekend Oil headed for a weekly decline as the tanker attacks in the Middle East provided only a relatively small boost to prices that have been hammered by a deepening [...]

Daily Market Commentary – 13 June

By | 2019-06-13T09:32:25+00:00 June 13th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: ·       Volatile trading day for SA yields, as risk off resumes on the back of trade uncertainty, curve steepens marginally as a result ·       Local political headlines weigh on the rand ·       WTI held its biggest daily loss this month to trade near $51 a barrel as a surprise increase in [...]

Daily Market Commentary – 12 June

By | 2019-06-13T09:26:52+00:00 June 12th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGBs takes its cue from a stronger ZAR, long-end yields decline modestly as market ignores Eskom woes USDZAR trades steadily firmer C slumped below $53 a barrel after inventories rose from the highest level in almost two years and as the U.S. and China remained at loggerheads over [...]

Daily Market Commentary – 7 June

By | 2019-06-13T09:23:39+00:00 June 7th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we're looking at: SAGB yields trade within tight ranges as the curve maintains the steepening bias USDZAR breaches above 15.0000 Oil extended its recovery from a five-month low as reports that Washington may engage more with its trade foes eased fears of slumping crude demand The JSE and Europe continue higher, but off the [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 6 June 2019

By | 2019-06-06T09:03:50+00:00 June 6th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yield curve continues to bear steepen as the long-end struggles amid fiscal woes The rand continues to weaken in spectacular fashion Oil held a loss, after slumping 3.4% and entering a bear market on Wednesday, as ballooning U.S. inventories raised fears of a supply glut at the [...]