South Africa Foreign Exchange Market (Monthly Report) - October 2018

The rand strengthened against all major developed and emerging market currencies in September 2018 compared with the previous month.

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South Africa Foreign Merchandise Trade (Monthly Report) - October 2018

Measured at a seasonally adjusted basis, the rand value of imports decreased by -6.5% month-on-month in August 2018.

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South Africa Financial Conditions Index (Monthly Report) - October 2018

Although the average value of the FCI over the past 12 months is still up by 2.9% compared with the previous 12 months, four of the five constituent variables have declined month-on-month.

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South Africa Equity Market (Monthly Report) - October 2018

The monthly JSE All-share Index return declined by 2.2% month-on-month in September after a positive return of 4.8% was recorded in August.

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South Africa Economic Indicators (Monthly Report) - October 2018

South Africa’s composite leading business cycle indicator continue to exhibit unprecedented volatility, with only some slight upward bias noticeable since late 2016.

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South Africa Financial Conditions Index (Monthly Report) - September 2018

Latest data for July 2018 show that conditions have remained tight, albeit with some easing.

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South Africa Foreign Exchange Market (Monthly Report) - September 2018

The rand weakened against all major developed and emerging market currencies in August 2018 compared with the previous month.

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South Africa Foreign Merchandise Trade (Monthly Report) - September 2018

Measured at a seasonally adjusted basis, the rand value of imports increased by 10.2% month-on-month in July 2018.

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South Africa Equity Market (Monthly Report) - September 2018

The monthly JSE All-share Index return increased by 4.8% month-on-month in August after a marginally positive return of 0.1% was recorded in July.

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South Africa Economic Indicators (Monthly Report) - September 2018

Second quarter 2018 GDP measured -0.7% (quarter-on-quarter seasonally adjusted and annualised).

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