Equity markets

Corporate and Investment Banking Webinar: Property Finance Economic Overview

By | 2020-09-14T15:27:29+02:00 September 14th, 2020|Investment Banking|

During a recent economic overview webinar, Gary Garrett, Managing Executive of Property Finance: Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB), was joined by Anél Bosman, Managing Executive of Nedbank CIB, and Nicky Weimar, Nedbank Group Chief Economist, to gain renewed insights into the immediate liquidity requirements of the clients of Nedbank CIB, and the trends that [...]

Daily Market Commentary Flash Note – 3 September 2020

By | 2020-09-03T08:20:43+02:00 September 3rd, 2020|Markets and Research|

Currencies Market volatility has rand on the back foot. Commodities Gold prices edged higher following a steep fall in the previous session. Equities Equity markets traded higher on the back of global economic recovery and vaccine hopes.   Date Region Event Actual/Expected/Prior Implications 03/09 EZ Retail Sales --/1.9%/1.3% July sales expected to increase by 1%. [...]

Daily Market Commentary Flash Note – 27 August 2020

By | 2020-08-28T09:15:12+02:00 August 27th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Currencies Rand loses ground. Commodities Gold dropped ahead of the Federal Reserve’s annual Jackson Hole symposium, Nickel hit its highest since November. Equities Equity markets traded higher as trade talks between the US and China progressed.   Date Region Event Actual/Expected/Prior Implications 26/08 SA CPI YoY 3,2%/ 3%/ 2,2% CPI came in higher than expected [...]

Daily Market Commentary Flash Note – 13 August 2020

By | 2020-08-13T08:50:38+02:00 August 13th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Currencies Local FX markets hold steady. Commodities Gold prices higher; Oil held gains. Equities Equity markets edged higher as investors digested company earnings and economic data.   Date Region Event Actual/Expected/Prior Implications 12/08 UK GDP -20.4%/-20.7%/-2.2% GDP contracted 20.4% in Q2. 12/08 EZ Industrial Production 9.1%/10.0%/12.3% Output increased by 9.1%. 12/08 US CPI 1.0%/0.7%/0.6% Due [...]

Daily Market Commentary Flash Note – 6 August 2020

By | 2020-08-06T09:41:32+02:00 August 6th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Currencies Rand holds steady around the 17.30 mark. Commodities Oil was steady near a five-month high. Equities Equity markets were buoyed by company earnings, while mining and energy firms benefited from higher commodity prices.   Date Region Event Actual/Expected/Prior Implications 05/08 EZ Retail Sales 1.3%/-0.2%/-5.1% Retail Sales increased by 5.7% on a monthly basis. 06/08 [...]

Daily Market Commentary Flash Note – 17 July 2020

By | 2020-07-17T08:58:16+02:00 July 17th, 2020|Markets and Research|

Currencies Global tension sees risk trade weaker Commodities Oil held losses in Asia after a U.S. jobs report Equities Equity markets traded lower as global growth concerns, combined with increased COVID-19 infections and US- China tensions, weighed on sentiment Date Region Event Actual/Expected/Prior Implications 16/07 UK Unemployment Rate 3.9%/4.2%/3.9% Unemployment rate for the three months [...]