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 (10/08/2017) 
Weekly Focus (14/08/2017)

Economic Weekly

  • SA unemployment rate remained high at 27.7% in Q2 2017, with youth unemployment over 55%. The level of unemployment will intensify the longer business confidence remains depressed
  • Manufacturing production increased in the second quarter of the year indicating SA may be heading out of recession
  • Bank of Zambia cuts rates further in the backdrop of lower inflation
  • The economic highlights for the week ahead

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