Global equity markets

Daily Market Commentary: 14 November 2019

By | 2019-11-14T08:42:03+02:00 November 14th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: USDZAR again holds steady below 15.0000 Oil rose for a second day after an industry report pointed to a drop in U.S. inventories and OPEC said it sees potential for a “sharp” cut in crude production next year from countries outside the group Global equity markets traded lower [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 22 August 2019

By | 2019-08-22T09:46:39+02:00 August 22nd, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields sharply lower yesterday as SA CPI surprises to the downside The rand holds steady Oil prices edged higher after a draw down in U.S. crude inventories, but lingering concerns over the global economy and a build-up in U.S. refined product stocks kept a lid on gains [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 23 July 2019

By | 2019-07-23T08:25:09+02:00 July 23rd, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: ·       SAGB curve flattens with front end yields rising while back end falls marginally, markets watch Special appropriation in Parliament today ·       The UK awaits the announcement of its new PM ·       Oil held a two-day advance as heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf threatened to disrupt energy [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 11 July 2019

By | 2019-07-11T12:13:22+02:00 July 11th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields sharply lower this morning as a result of dovish Powell and Fed minutes USDZAR breaches  sub-14.0000 Oil extended gains after closing at a seven-week high as around a third of the Gulf of Mexico’s crude output was cut before a potential hurricane and U.S. crude inventories [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 28 May 2019

By | 2019-05-28T09:34:42+02:00 May 28th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yield curve bear steepened ahead of the auction today The local unit continues to hold steady Brent crude traded around $70 a barrel as a two-day rebound petered out on signs the U.S. and China are still far from reaching a trade deal Global equity markets were [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 21 May 2019

By | 2019-05-21T08:53:17+02:00 May 21st, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Marginal flattening of SAGB yield curve as ZAR strengthened yesterday USDZAR holds steady around 14.4000 Oil rose for a second day on signs OPEC and its allies will extend production cuts beyond June, while a steadily deteriorating U.S.-China trade Global equity markets were weaker amid the US-China trade [...]