Very few would notice if SAA didn't exist. However, if our food production even just slows down, it will affect all of us, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
I have no idea if you are getting these notes. If you are, send a signal and cut rates please.
The SA Reserve Bank's decision to cut the repo rate by 0.25% has been met with cautious optimism by analysts.
Property industry leaders say the rate cut could give the housing market a much-needed boost - although at least one says the MPC "should have been bolder".
Consumers are already battling to keep their heads above water and will have to face a triple threat to their pockets as of April 2018.
Executives at nearly a dozen listed Chinese developers say they will ramp up investment in property this year thanks to Beijing's interest rate cuts.
The Reserve Bank of India has surprised markets with a 25 basis point cut in interest rates and signalled it could do more.
The importance of the interest-rate reduction lies not only in the money put back into consumers’ pockets, but also in the confidence that it creates.
Decades of stock market and interest rates data point to a strong correlation between the two. PSG Wealth’s Schalk Louw explains what history tells us about declining interest rate phases and how it could impact the JSE.
The rand climbed against every G10 currency on Thursday afternoon, despite the South African Reserve Bank cutting interest rates for the first time since March 2018.
As expected, the Reserve Bank cut interest rates by 25 basis points on Thursday.
Dovish members of the monetary policy committee may vote for a rate cut of 25 basis points at their next meeting, argues an emerging markets economist.
India's central bank has lowered its policy repo rate by 25 basis points, its second inter-meeting cut this year on the back of easing inflation.
Property developers, among China's most heavily leveraged companies, will get a
negligible lift from the country's first benchmark interest rate cut in two years.
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