Tag: Rand Merchant Bank
As economies struggle amid the COVID-19 pandemic, gold has been making history. Investors are flocking to the safe-haven investment, as volatility rises in the markets. The price of the yellow metal broke the $2000 mark last week. The question is, what impact will this gold bubble have on African economies? Neville Mandimika, Sub-Saharan Africa Economist at Rand Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.
Cote d'Ivoire's Vice President, Daniel Kablan Duncan has resigned just days after the death of Prime Minister, Amadou Gon Coulibaly. Ayalenesh Tafesse, Country Risk Analyst at Rand Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa to assess the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and recent events on cocoa-producing country's growth trajectory.
Kenya climbed up to the fourth position of most attractive economies to invest in according to a new report from South Africa's Rand Merchant Bank. Micheal Obaga from Cytonn Investments joins CNBC Africa for more.
As South Africa awaits the MPC announcement this afternoon, Economist have sited that the reserve bank will keep interest rates unchanged until its next meeting in November. Joining CNBC Africa to give insight is Mpho Tsebe, Economist at Rand Merchant Bank.
South Africa has fallen to third place in Rand Merchant Bank’s edition of its Where to invest in Africa report. South Africa’s fall is due to low levels of growth but still remains as a hotspot for portfolio investment. The North African countries Egypt and Morocco top the ranks with its attractive markets. Celeste Fauconnier, Sub-Saharan Africa Economist at RMB joins CNBC Africa for more.