South Africa

The MTBS, Moody's ratings and outlook for the ZAR

In this article we review the Mini Budget Speech, look at what could be the next ratings action by Moody’s Investor Relations, as well how the rand is setting up for traders amidst the news.

Financial sector ytd review and broker ratings

In this article we look at how major constituents of the Financial Index have performed for the year thus far, what’s behind the major moves as well as current broker ratings and trading opportunities.

Top 10 largest listed companies in South Africa

In this article we identify the 10 largest companies (in terms of market capitalisation) on the JSE in South Africa and look at their businesses, broker ratings and share price targets.

New tradeable South African sector indices

Two new exclusive tradeable indices have been added to our local product suite, namely; the South Africa Resource Index and the South Africa Financial Index.

What's happening with the Rand

The rand has had a plethora of domestic catalysts for weakness as of late, weak economic growth, dovish central bank and rebalancing of the MSCI emerging markets index amongst reasons for softening ZAR.

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