Tag Archives: 2015

South African Market Review Quarter 1

By Vivian Atud   Johannesburg– Sunburst Africa–During the first quarter of 2015, SOUTH AFRICAN stock markets were buffeted by two substantial shocks. One may argue that the impact of these factors will continue into the second quarter. The all-share index lost 2.59 percent in the last 30 days of the first quarter and the trend may continue into the second […]

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Global Economic Updates

The European Central Bank is planning to design a sovereign debt purchase program based on the paid-in capital contributions made by euro zone central banks, reports CNBC, although nothing has been finalized yet. The report comes ahead of the ECB’s next meeting on Jan. 22, at which a full-blown quantitative easing program is expected to be announced to stimulate growth […]

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