Articles about
SA bonds

Nothing short of decisive action will do.

Global bond rout puts local bonds under pressure amidst a deteriorating fundamental backdrop.

Mapping the way forward.

But SAGBs might still fare better than expected

But bond yields continue to make up for underlying risks

But SAGBs and ILBs still offer attractive opportunities, despite economic challenges

“Throughout human history, in any great endeavour requiring the common effort of many nations and men and women everywhere, we have learned – it is only through seriousness of purpose and persistence that we ultimately carry the day. We might liken it to riding a bicycle. You stay upright and move forward so long as you keep up the momentum.” – Ban Ki-moon

Bloated merchant acquirers face disruption in the Brazilian market spac

“When the world is running down, you make the best of what’s still around.” – Musician and actor, Gordon Sumner (aka Sting)

“Battles are never the end of the war” – former US President James Garfield

A brutal quarter for financial markets

Inverted yield curves, negative bond yields, liquidity everywhere and not a drop to drink

But South African bonds still offer a bulwark against global policy normalisation

Renewed optimism and contained inflation could benefit government bonds