STANLIB Weekly Focus

Weekly Focus

STANLIB keeps you in touch with the latest investment news:

  • Market, economic and investment commentary.
  • Unit trust performance updated every week.

Weekly Performance Update (16/02/2017) 
Weekly Focus (20/02/2017)

Economic Weekly

  • SA Retail sales slow sharply in December, however fourth quarter of 2016 remains positive.
  • South African Consumer Inflation down to 6.6% in January and could slow further in 2017.
  • South African unemployment rate eases to 26.5% in the fourth quarter of 2016.
  • Bank of Namibia keeps rates on hold even though inflation rate rises sharply.
  • Nigeria’s inflation rate continues to move upward as naira loses value on the black market.

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