Clear and sunny skies ahead

Brown, Simon
December 2016
Finweek;12/29/2016, p10
The article discusses the author's views on the growing optimism on the drivers of gross domestic product (GDP) for South Africa (SA) including the retail sector, banks, and food growers. He speculates that the SA economy will improve, the rand will strengthen, and inflation will be reduced significantly. The author believes that GDP growth could mean lower interest rates from the Reserve Bank, less bad debts, and more consumer spending.


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