Tag: Rate hike

S.Africa's rand inches firmer after Trump speech lacks detail

By 0640 GMT the rand was 0.11 percent firmer at 13.1125 dollar, little changed from its overnight close of 13.1300.

Interest rates unchanged, but a lot to think about

From the Bank of Japan, to the Federal Reserve, to South African Reserve Bank, last week was big for monetary policy.

Dip in S.A's consumer inflation makes rate hike unlikely

Consumer inflation slowed to 5.9 percent year-on-year in August from 6 percent in July, data from Statistics South Africa showed.