South Africa_Rand

The South African Rand poses a steady challenge to the US dollar as prices continue to fall giving up most of the gains made earlier in August. Latest fundamentals hitting the wire included today's headline inflation figures. Data from Statistics South Africa showed that headline consumer inflation slowed to 5.90% on a year over year basis in A...

2016-09-21 John Benjamin Read more

Market Summary Germany’s Q2 GDP confirmed at 0.40%, slower than first quarter Weaker sterling gives a boost to British manufacturers ZAR falls as South Africa’s finance minister faces investigation BBA: UK mortgage approvals rise in the first month after Brexit Today’s Economic events Australia construction work done q/...

2016-08-24 John Benjamin Read more
ZAR_Exotic currencies

Exotic currencies are defined as those currencies that are not widely used in international trade and in the context of the currency markets, the exotic group of currencies are those that fall outside of the classification of majors and minors. Some of the most commonly available exotic currencies are: MXN - Mexican Peso NOK - Norwegia...

2016-07-05 John Benjamin Read more