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Trade truce may not be enough to ignite emerging-market currencies - Reuters poll

07 Nov 2019

JOHANNESBURG Emerging-market currencies will need a reprieve from global trade tensions to strengthen as they head into a new year filled with uncertainty and a world economy showing signs of a synchronised slowdown, a Reuters poll of strategists showed.

Sub-Saharan Africa's economic outlook uncertain as global growth teeters: Reuters poll

14 Oct 2019

JOHANNESBURG Sub-Saharan Africa's economy will accelerate going into next year but could be derailed as the world moves onto an uncertain path that could bring an end to the recent synchronized uptrend, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.

Emerging market currency rallies to remain checked by erratic sentiment: Reuters poll

04 Oct 2019

JOHANNESBURG Sentiment for emerging market currencies this year will continue to jump when there is positive U.S.-China trade war news, but risks such as South Africa's debt problems and Turkish confidence will weigh on gains, a Reuters poll found on Friday.

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.

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