The South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) inflation target is currently under review by the National Treasury (NT) as part of a broader macroeconomic policy review for the country. The SARB indicated it would prefer an explicit point target for inflation rather than the current inflation band of 3-6%. Please join us to hear our own view of the inflation target.
South Africa has begun its decarbonisation journey in earnest after having garnered the support of the UK, France, Germany, the US and the EU to jumpstart the just energy transition towards a low-carbon economy and net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Join us as we weigh up Eskom’s debt solutions, and likely funding needs, as the utility pursues a just energy transition.
The rand has continued trading towards the recent lows, although the momentum to the downside has stalled around the 15,0000 level, this as the markets await the outcome of the MTBPS.