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Daily Market Commentary: 31 January 2020

By | 2020-06-10T14:14:09+02:00 January 31st, 2020|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Risk trading better after WHO calms the nerves on Coronavirus. ZAR recovers from a R14.85/$ high, with SAGBs opening unchanged after a choppy trading day yesterday Eskom falters again Oil jumped after the World Health Organization said there’s no need for travel and trade bans Gold and platinum [...]

Monthly Insights: September 2019

By | 2019-09-10T12:29:03+02:00 September 10th, 2019|Markets and Research, Watch This|

  Executive Summary Policymakers from the Fed to the ECB believe that a key risk to the global economy is the uncertain trade conditions being stoked by the US and China. The Fed has come under increasing criticism from President Trump to ease policy as fast as his DM peers, while the ECB [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 18 July 2019

By | 2020-06-22T10:46:01+02:00 July 18th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: ·       Risk-off in global markets, SA markets await SARB interest rate decision ·       All eyes on the MPC ·       Oil fell for a fourth day, set for the longest run of losses in six weeks, as a rise in U.S. fuel stockpiles spurred concern that demand is waning [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 3 May 2019

By | 2020-06-22T10:55:47+02:00 May 3rd, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Risk-off hampers EM FX, with ZAR above R14.50/$, bonds follow suit, with yields higher over the day Rand under pressure ahead of NFP data Oil headed for its first back-to-back weekly loss this year as swelling U.S. crude inventories and Russia’s failure to meet a targeted production cut [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 22 March 2019

By | 2020-06-22T11:02:58+02:00 March 22nd, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGBs rally sharply as the Fed pauses interest rate hikes, investors search for yield pick-up Local focus now shifts to Moody's Oil hovered near a four-month high as a rising dollar capped crude’s rally; Gold is poised for a third straight weekly gain as investors assessed the Fed’s [...]