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Matt Quigley

Matt Quigley

Matt Quigley writes the weekly economic preview for the Mail & Guardian. His blog on the South African economy can be found at www.thoughtleader.co.za/mattquigley
Economic week ahead: A slew of SA data
Economic week ahead: A slew of SA data
South AfricaThe South African Reserve Bank will release its latest quarterly bulletin – including third quarter current...
Economic week ahead: PMI reports, central banks
Economic week ahead: PMI reports, central banks
America’s monthly jobs report and policy decisions from the European Central Bank and Bank of England are the big events on this week’s global...
Economic week ahead: SA growth update
Economic week ahead: SA growth update
AfricaTuesday's third quarter growth report is the big item on South Africa's economic calendar this week. Analysts at 4CAST...
Economic week ahead: SA rates decision, inflation data
Economic week ahead: SA rates decision, inflation data
The Reserve Bank will give its decision on rates and overseas, updates on America’s housing market, forward-looking manufacturing measures in...
Economic week ahead: SA shows rise in retail sales
Economic week ahead: SA shows rise in retail sales
South Africa is set to provide updates on manufacturing output and retail sales over the coming days. Egypt is to report last month’s inflation...
Economic week ahead: Lots of data, not as much electricity
Economic week ahead: Lots of data, not as much electricity
In a presentation on the incident posted to the company’s website, officials said "it is very likely that load shedding will continue for the...
Economic week ahead: The end of an era
Economic week ahead: The end of an era
Officials could announce the end of the bold initiative on Wednesday.
Economic week ahead: Budget statement, inflation data
Economic week ahead: Budget statement, inflation data
Next door in Namibia, the central bank's October rates decision will take centre stage.
Economic week ahead: Signs of slowing growth
Economic week ahead: Signs of slowing growth
Retail sales, an economic transactions index and trade survey results are the highlights of South Africa's economic calendar this week. Elsewhere on...
Economic week ahead: Focus on global prospects
Economic week ahead: Focus on global prospects
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank's annual meetings kick-off in Washington on Friday. In the run-up to the gatherings, the IMF...
Economic week ahead: SA data, US jobs, EU rates
Economic week ahead: SA data, US jobs, EU rates
Economists and investors will be on the lookout for manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI), employment, money supply, credit...
Economic week ahead: Looking for growth
Economic week ahead: Looking for growth
AfricaSouth Africa’s data calendar is comparatively light this week. Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) will report last...