We take a quick look at Exchange Control measures in South Africa and how they impact individuals & businesses, both in South Africa & globally A tale of two Rands In the 1960’s, South Africa implemented the Blocked Rand system...
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We take a look at the South African Import & Export market performance over the past decade. Below you will find a summary table that includes annual export, import and net trade balance figures for the past 8 years. Over...
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Rand Review Quarterly Bulletin We are pleased to present the Rand Review quarterly bulletin for Q3, 2018. The aim of the quarterly is to highlight significant South African Political & Economic events over the past 3 months and take a look at...
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2018 End of Year Rand Forecast We often get asked by clients to peer into our crystal ball and provide a forecast for the South African Rand. This, I’m afraid is a very difficult undertaking, especially when you consider South...
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South African Government Debt to GDP was reported higher at 53.1%, for 2017 Volatility Continues 2018 has proved to be another volatile year for the Rand, due to favourable political tailwinds after the ANC elected a new leader and subsequent...
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Rand Review Quarterly Bulletin We are pleased to present the Rand Review quarterly bulletin for Q2, 2018. The aim of the quarterly is to highlight significant South African Political & Economic events over the past 3 months and take a...
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Rand Review Quarterly Bulletin We are pleased to present the first Rand Review quarterly bulletin for Q1, 2018. The aim of the quarterly is to highlight significant South African Political & Economic events over the past 3 months and take...
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South Africa’s debt credit rating now lies just one “notch” away from an official Downgrade to Junk Status   Moody’s Investors Service downgraded the long-term and senior unsecured ratings of the South African Government to Baa3 from Baa2 Baa3 represents...
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Recent political events in South Africa have lead to a number of political changes that have left the general public with feelings of concern and uncertainty. The issue of state capture had been at the forefront of democratic governance since...
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