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Shaun Murison
June CPI and Rate Outlook By Shaun Murison - 16 hours ago

Inflation data for June has come in lower than expected, despite a sharp rise in fuel costs, lending itself to the suggestion that the reserve bank will keep lending rates unchanged. The South African...

John Maynard
South Africa's Credit Card Transactions By John Maynard - Jul 18, 2018

We take a look at the number of credit card transactions as well as the total rand value of credit card transactions in South Africa taking place on a monthly basis . We will also calculate the...

John Maynard
JSE Total Market Capital Over Time By John Maynard - Jul 18, 2018

In this update we take a look at the latest JSE market statistics updated (for the week ending 13 July 2018). And we place particular emphasis on the total market capital of all shares listed on the...

John Maynard
South Africa's Economic History By John Maynard - Jul 17, 2018

This page will provide a detailed overview of South Africa's economy since the start of its democracy in 1994. While briefly sketching the background of SA's economy before the rise of...

John Maynard
South Africa vs Chile By John Maynard - Jul 11, 2018

In this article, we compare the economies of South Africa and Chile using various economic indicators such as exchange rate performance against the US Dollar, economic growth rates, and exports and...

The Dollar Index Is Declining By JustForex - Jul 09, 2018

On Friday, July 6, the US published an ambiguous report on the labor market. In June, the average hourly wage growth slowed down from 0.3% to 0.2%, which caused an aggressive sale of the US currency....

Shaun Murison
Emerging Market Currencies Out Of Favour By Shaun Murison - Jul 05, 2018

The rand has found some short-term reprieve over the last few days, although it appears to remain on a weakening trajectory in the medium to long term. While domestic catalysts including weak gross...

The US Dollar Is Declining By JustForex - Jul 04, 2018

During yesterday's trading session, the US currency weakened against the basket of currency majors. The US dollar index (#DX) closed in the negative zone (-0.49%). Investors continue to assess the...

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