SA growth

Monthly Insights: August 2019

By | 2019-09-13T14:49:29+02:00 August 8th, 2019|Markets and Research, Watch This|

  Executive Summary The IMF reduced its global growth forecasts yet again in July, with growth of 3.2% expected in 2019, and 3.5% forecast for 2020 (both down 10bps since April). The most significant downward revisions to the growth outlook were seen in the EM space: Russia, Brazil, Mexico, and SA saw a cumulative 290bps [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 8 September 2016

By | 2017-03-02T20:54:40+02:00 September 8th, 2016|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SA business confidence indicators remain downbeat, weighing on growth and investment USDZAR marginally weaker this morning, along with global majors on the back of a slightly stronger dollar Top 40 down 0.49 %, led by widespread losses; US equities close flat; Asian markets mostly lower this morning UK [...]