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Daily Market Commentary: 15 January 2019

By | 2020-06-22T11:12:16+02:00 January 15th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGBs open a touch stronger as momentum from the Asian trading session supports risk assets Dollar trades softer across currency markets as speculation continues that FED pause hikes Asia-Pacific trade saw crude draw support from a largely weaker USD & uptick in risk appetite Global equity markets trend [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 8 January 2019

By | 2020-06-22T11:13:45+02:00 January 8th, 2019|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Yields follow ZAR trend, marginally lower intraday, gave back some ground late-afternoon General dollar weakness dominates trade Oil prices rose on Tuesday on hopes that U.S.-Chinese talks in Beijing would bring a halt to trade disputes The Top40 closed down -0.6%; Europe closed in the red, while the [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 20 December 2018

By | 2020-06-22T11:13:58+02:00 December 20th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: SAGB yields continue to decline amid better risk sentiment Dollar rebounds as Fed not as dovish as expected Brent crude price slump persists; gold price eases marginally Global markets traded higher ahead of the U.S. rates decision supported by a stronger crude oil price UK CPI eases in [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 18 December 2018

By | 2020-06-22T11:14:12+02:00 December 18th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Risk off keeps SAGB yields elevated USDZAR holds steady below the R14.50/$ level Brent slumps further as global oversupply remain a concern; Gold supported by a weaker dollar Weak Global growth prospects drag equity markets lower US economic data surprises to the upside; Eurozone CPI eases, trade surplus [...]

Daily Market Commentary: 30 November 2018

By | 2020-06-22T11:17:22+02:00 November 30th, 2018|Markets and Research|

Today we are taking a look at: Risk sentiment improves with SAGB yields falling on better liquidity USDZAR holds steady below R13.90/$ as dollar eases; euro and yen gain, sterling still battles Brexit concerns Brent still below $60/bbl.; gold supported by a weaker dollar yesterday The Property Index gained 1.83% with the likes of NEPI [...]