South African rand

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.

Key levels for the Rand

In this article we look at how the macro environment is reflecting technically in the rand, identifying key levels and short term targets for the domestic currency against the majors.

What's going on with the Rand?

In this article we look at the primary catalysts for the rand, year to date performances and some short-term trading opportunities on the USD/ZAR currency pair.

Trading the SARB rates decision

Thursday the 18th of July 2019 will see the conclusion of the South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee meeting and with it, the announcement on whether local lending rates will change.

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