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Daily Market Commentary: 13 March 2020

By | 2020-03-13T09:08:46+02:00 March 13th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: USTs gave up a heavy portion of gains despite the Fed announcing a massive series of $500 billion term repo operations, all assets are under significant pressure and recessions are imminent in our view; SAGB yields almost 50bps higher across the curve yesterday Rand price action extreme as [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 31 January 2020

By | 2020-02-17T13:25:55+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 [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 8 January 2020

By | 2020-02-21T08:51:04+02:00 January 8th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Global risk-off sends the rand weaker and bond yields higher, reversing earlier gains Iran’s retaliation has markets scrambling for safety Oil prices jumped after Iran attacked two U.S.-Iraqi bases; Gold surged above $1,600 an ounce for the first time in more than six years The JSE closes marginally [...]