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South Africa to hold rates on Sept. 19, awaiting ratings review: Reuters poll

12 Sep 2019

JOHANNESBURG The South African Reserve Bank will keep its repo rate unchanged on Sept. 19 despite a benign inflation outlook, a Reuters poll found, and any further rate cuts will likely hinge on a potentially game-changing credit rating review in November.

High-yield emerging market currencies to pare this year's losses in 12 months: Reuters poll

05 Sep 2019

JOHANNESBURG High-yield emerging market currencies will probably pare this year's losses over the next 12 months provided monetary stimulus shows up in time in major economies to avoid a global recession, a Reuters poll found on Wednesday.

High-yield EM currencies to pare this year's losses in 12 months - Reuters poll

04 Sep 2019

JOHANNESBURG High-yield emerging market currencies will probably pare this year's losses over the next 12 months provided monetary stimulus shows up in time in major economies to avoid a global recession, a Reuters poll found on Wednesday.

Emerging market currencies to bounce back from trade war jitters: Reuters poll

08 Aug 2019

JOHANNESBURG/BENGALURU Battered emerging market currencies will eventually bounce back from their beating in the past week on worries about the U.S.-led trade war, but risks remain for currencies of commodity exporters inextricably linked to China, a Reuters poll found.

South Africa's Reserve Bank expected to cut rates on July 18: Reuters poll

11 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG The South African Reserve Bank is likely to cut interest rates by a quarter of a percent next week as a slowdown in the economy during the first three months of the year could turn worse if left unchecked, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.

Emerging market currencies likely have seen the best of 2019: Reuters poll

05 Jul 2019

JOHANNESBURG Most emerging market currencies have probably seen the best of a lukewarm year against the dollar as U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to back-pedal on his conciliatory tone from the recent G20 summit, a Reuters poll showed on Friday.

South Africa's Reserve Bank expected to cut rates soon: Reuters poll

21 Jun 2019

JOHANNESBURG South Africa's Reserve Bank will probably cut interest rates next month or in September to boost the country's economy, a Reuters poll found on Friday.

'Balancing act' for emerging market currencies through year-end - Reuters poll

06 Jun 2019

JOHANNESBURG Emerging market investors will be more cautious and selective in making risky bets against a strong dollar in coming months as fears over the United States' aggressive trade policy rattles markets, a Reuters poll found on Thursday.

South Africa to keep interest rates on hold on May 23: Reuters poll

17 May 2019

JOHANNESBURG South Africa's Reserve Bank will leave interest rates unchanged next week as it manages a tight balancing act between inflation threatening to quicken later this year and a weak growth outlook, a Reuters poll found on Friday.

Top two African economies to drag on sub-Saharan growth this year - Reuters poll

18 Apr 2019

JOHANNESBURG Economic disruption from uneven currency trading in Nigeria and continued electricity shortages in South Africa are set to hold back overall growth across sub-Saharan Africa this year, a Reuters poll of economists found on Thursday.

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