South Africa

The African aviation industry is still growing

By | 2019-05-24T11:09:19+02:00 March 20th, 2019|Aircraft Finance, Investment Banking, Watch This| By James Geldenhuys, Head of Aircraft Finance; Nedbank CIB Africa comprises 2.2%* of the global market in terms of Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK), which measures actual passenger traffic. This might be a small number on a global scale but is certainly substantial on its own.  According to Boeing’s recent Market Outlook, 1190 [...]

SA needs a collaborative, proactive approach to sustainable water resilience

By | 2018-09-19T06:06:18+02:00 September 18th, 2018|Agriculture, Finance, General|

By Brad Pearse; Principal - Private Equity: Nedbank CIB The decent rains that have fallen in the Western Cape in recent months have helped to push out the feared ‘Day Zero’ and alleviated the immediate water access concerns of residents in the region. However, while they brought much needed short-term relief, the increasingly intermittent nature [...]

#TheDisruptionAgenda: Meet The Startups

By | 2018-09-20T11:31:39+02:00 September 10th, 2018|Innovative Disruption, Watch This| The Disruption Agenda is a Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) and Plug and Play initiative that will bring 10 visionary startups from across the globe to South Africa to meet with top business leaders. Unveiling the 10 startups that are participating in The Disruption Agenda, Stuart van der Veen, Head of Disruption and [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 21 June 2018

By | 2018-06-21T08:31:43+02:00 June 21st, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: After the May CPI print surprised on the downside yesterday, local bond yields found decent support after a few days of selling pressure. The rand and bonds awaits the 1Q18 current account data due for release at 10am today Local focus today on current account data Oil edged lower as [...]

Industrial Sector Drives South African Property Returns

By | 2018-03-07T11:44:56+02:00 October 18th, 2017|Property Finance|

MSCI Index reveals total return of 6.1% for first six months of 2017 MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, including indexes, portfolio risk and performance analytics and ESG research, has released the IPD South Africa Bi-annual Property Index, which shows the South African property investment sector delivered an [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 28 July 2016

By | 2017-03-02T20:54:44+02:00 July 28th, 2016|Finance, General, Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: US economic data disappoint; FOMC leaves interest rate unchanged, very low inflation offsets labour market growth USDZAR supported this morning, despite upbeat Fed; Global majors stronger, DXY weaken by 1.02 % Top 40 index rises by 0.18 %, led by resources; US equities marginally lower; Asian markets negative [...]