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South Africa

The Corion Report August 2020

The monthly Corion Report is a user friendly snapshot of the South African Unit Trust industry and is a must…

The Corion Report July 2020

The monthly Corion Report is a user friendly snapshot of the South African Unit Trust industry and is a must…

The Corion Report June 2020

The monthly Corion Report is a user friendly snapshot of the South African Unit Trust industry and is a must…

SA government bonds – an attractive investment opportunity or just too risky?

2020 has been a wild ride for investors in local currency emerging market sovereign debt. The turmoil in global financial markets during the first quarter of the year following the rapid spread of Covid-19 as well as the sudden plunge in oil prices caused havoc in fixed income markets across the globe. Investors rushed to raise liquidity amid the uncertainty and panic, exiting positions en masse, particularly those regarded as having a hint of risk.

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THE SHARENET PODCAST

Sharenet Podcast provides breaking business news, expert analysis and investment insight to help you navigate financial markets.

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  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 21:06
    U.S. STOCKS EXTEND DECLINES; S&P 500 DOWN 2.3%, DOW DOWN 2%
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 21:00
    CANADIAN GOVERNMENT PROMISES MAJOR SPENDING AND POLICY INITIATIVES TO FIGHT THE CORONAVIRUS, SAYS “THIS IS NOT THE TIME FOR AUSTERITY”
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 20:03
    SPOT GOLD FALLS 2% TO $1,860.89/OZ
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:33
    SERIE A PRESIDENTS EXPECTED TO REVIEW PRIVATE EQUITY OFFERS AS SOON AS OCT. 6 – SOURCES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:33
    BAIN CAPITAL IN TALKS WITH SPANISH MEDIA RIGHTS AGENCY MEDIAPRO OVER STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AHEAD OF BID DEADLINE – SOURCES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:33
    SERIE A HAS SET DEADLINE OF SEPT. 30 FOR FINAL PRIVATE EQUITY BIDS IN MEDIA RIGHTS BUSINESS – SOURCES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:30
    – STATEMENT
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:30
    POWERED CARS AFTER 2035 — NEWSOM
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:30
    – GOVERNOR GAVIN NEWSOM STATEMENT
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 19:29
    IMF’S OKAMOTO SAYS CORONAVIRUS CRISIS LASTING ‘LONGER THAN EXPECTED,’ RETURN TO GROWTH WILL TAKE ‘A FEW YEARS’ IN SOME COUNTRIES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 18:57
    ROSENGREN SAYS CAVEAT IN FRAMEWORK TO WATCH FOR FINANCIAL STABILITY IS NOT WELL DEFINED
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 18:56
    ROSENGREN SAYS QUANTITATIVE EASING WILL PROVIDE LIMITED ADDITIONAL STIMULUS BECAUSE RATES ARE ALREADY LOW
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 18:55
    FED’S ROSENGREN SAYS IT WOULD BE A MATTER OF LUCK FOR THE CENTRAL BANK TO REACH 2% INFLATION GOAL WITHIN 4 YEARS
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 18:09
    19 VACCINE – EU SOURCE
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 18:01
    2 TO RAISE BAR FOR SHAREHOLDER PROPOSALS AT COMPANIES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 17:35
    PREMIER SEEKING TO LOWER THE CASH VALUE OF THE BP ACQUISITION BY $70 TO $80 MILLION -SOURCES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 17:35
    PREMIER OIL IN TALKS WITH BP TO LOWER PRICE OF NORTH SEA OILFIELDS ACQUISITION AGAIN -SOURCES
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 16:45
    19 HUMAN CHALLENGE TRIAL; ITS POTENTIAL VACCINES NOT PART OF TRIAL
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 16:17
    SAUDI KING SALMAN SAYS HEZBOLLAH MUST BE DISARMED FOR LEBANESE TO ACHIEVE SECURITY, STABILITY AND PROSPERITY
  • Wed, 23 Sep, 2020 - 16:16
    MAKING PROCESS IN LEBANON BY FORCE OF ARMS

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