You are currently viewing our desktop site, do you want to visit our Mobile web app instead?
Home    News

LATEST Economy  

October producer inflation rises

26 Nov 2015 /  Reuters  
Up 4.2% year-on-year.

South Africa faces food-price shock

26 Nov 2015 /  Andre Janse van Vuuren, Bloomberg  
As rand adds to drought woes.

Karoo fracking likely to go ahead despite weak oil prices

26 Nov 2015 /  Prinesha Naidoo   1
Economic viability depends on longer term oil price.

More interest rate hikes to come

26 Nov 2015 /  Patrick Cairns  
But the cycle will be shallow.

SA mulls introducing covered bonds within three years

25 Nov 2015 /  Xola Potelwa, Bloomberg  
The securities were previously banned by Sarb on concerns they may undermine the interests of depositors.

Take-home pay drops in October

25 Nov 2015 /  Sungula Nkabinde  
BankservAfrica index shows real disposable income declined owing to a high base in 2014.

South Africa needs a ‘Modi moment’

20 Nov 2015 /  Patrick Cairns   7
A dramatical political shift needed to implement reforms.

Sarb’s MPC increases interest rates

19 Nov 2015 /  Moneyweb   9
GDP forecast revised down in 2015 and 2016, unchanged for 2017. Property industry warns of strain on housing market.

SA rate bets pared in policy meeting too close to call

19 Nov 2015 /  Rene Vollgraaff, Bloomberg  
Of the 26 economists surveyed, 16 predict the rate will stay unchanged, while the rest expect a quarter-point increase.

September retail sales up y/y

18 Nov 2015 /  Nqobile Dludla, Reuters  
Consumers to remain cautious of spending on non-essential items - Nedbank.

SA’s October headline CPI edges up to 4.7%

18 Nov 2015 /  Mfuneko Toyana, Reuters  
Core inflation edged lower to 5.2% year-on-year in October.

Zuma’s fiscal strain almost matches Putin’s as junk status looms

17 Nov 2015 /  Srinivasan Sivabalan and Xola Potelwa, Bloomberg   1
South Africa's credit-default swaps spread with Russia narrows as debt burden rises.

2016: A lost year?

17 Nov 2015 /  Ingé Lamprecht  
Can the Sarb afford to hike rates this week?

SA expected to leave repo rate unchanged

13 Nov 2015 /  Vuyani Ndaba, Reuters  
Expected to remain 6.00% at November 19 meeting.

US vies with Portugal, SA for worst-debt mantle

13 Nov 2015 /  Wes Goodman and Kevin Buckland, Bloomberg  
SA’s bonds dropped 1.91%, the most of the 26 bond markets tracked by the EFFAS.

Follow us:

Search Articles:Advanced Search
Click a Company: