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 (13/09/2018) 
Weekly Focus (17/09/2018)

Economic Weekly

  • SA recorded a sharp deficit in trade to R4.55bn in July 2018 compared to a surplus of R11.89bn in June 2018 with imports rising faster than exports.
  • An increasing divergence in growth expectations between the United States and Euro-area. Implies a more challenging environment for SA's economic revival.
  • US consumer confidence increased sharply again in August, suggesting strong economic growth for the remainder of 2018.
  • Please follow our regular economic updates on twitter @lingskevin