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    Investment Analyst – FNB Wealth Passionate about investments, Chantal helped launch the FNB Securities in-house research platform and plays an important role within the content generation team at FNB Wealth. She works closely with the FNB Economics and Strategy teams in generating original ideas and communicating these thoughts to clients in a straightforward way. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Mathematics and Economics) and a Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree (Investment Management) from the University of Johannesburg (UJ). Chantal is awaiting her CFA Charter and is pursuing a Masters degree in Finance, also from UJ.

    Some of the local earnings releases to take note of this week include: Mr Price (Full Year Results): According to Bloomberg, HEPS are expected to decrease by 11.7% y/y. A trading update released earlier revealed that the retailer experienced flat sales volumes with negative momentum intensifying in 2H17. Same store sales contracted 2.2% with Apparel […]

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    Paul is currently the Agricultural Economist for FNB and holds a B.Inst. Agrariae Honours in Agricultural Economics from University of Pretoria, and a Bsc Honours Agricultural Economics from University of the Free State.

    Weekly update on Livestock and Fibre markets Livestock prices on the domestic maintained an upward trend this year on the back of supply tightness particularly in the beef and sheep markets. This follows massive drought induced herd liquidation during the 2015/16 season. Producers are now rebuilding their herds and the availability of the slaughter ready […]

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    Mamello is macroeconomic analyst. Prior to joining FNB she worked as a macroeconomic analyst for the RMB global markets research team. She started her career at the Bureau for Economic Research, working as a trainee Economist. Mamello holds a Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree (Econometrics) from the University of Johannesburg.

    Highlights SA: Inflation data out this week reflected the weak economic growth backdrop and lack of consumer demand. The lower inflation prints (CPI and PPI) were, however, not enough to persuade the monetary policy committee to adopt a firmly dovish tone given that there are still significant risk events ahead. SSA: In Namibia preliminary NSA […]

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    Mamello is macroeconomic analyst. Prior to joining FNB she worked as a macroeconomic analyst for the RMB global markets research team. She started her career at the Bureau for Economic Research, working as a trainee Economist. Mamello holds a Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree (Econometrics) from the University of Johannesburg.

    Consumer price inflation staged its first return within the SARB’s target band since August last year, printing 5.3% y/y  in April from 6.1% in March. This notable improvement was largely due to a decline in goods inflation, food in particular, which printed lower than our estimate of 7.4%.  Food inflation rose 6.7% in April from […]

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    Sizwe Nxedlana Chief Economist at First National Bank. Prior to that he was a Senior Economist in FNB’s Wealth segment where he was involved in macroeconomic and investment research and is a member of the investment and asset allocation committees. Before joining FNB Wealth he was an economist at FNB Commercial. He began his career at the Bureau for Economic Research in Stellenbosch followed by a stint at Kagiso Trust Investments. He completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree majoring in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Cape Town and a Master of Commerce degree in economics from the University of KwaZulu Natal.

    The past few years have been marked by significant political upheaval. In Greece, Alexis Tsipras’s Syriza party returned to power in response to mounting anger over imposed austerity, and to manage a looming Grexit (Greek exit from the EU). The Grexit story is by no means over. Last year, there was a coup attempt in […]

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