From Helicopter Ben to Drone Jerome

  Market Scorecard Whoa, thank you Jerome Powell and the Fed. Due to trade wars, Brexit, slowing economic growth and policy uncertainty interest rates are now on hold - "We believe we can best support the economy by being patient in evaluating the outlook before making any future adjustment to policy." As you can imagine, … Continue reading From Helicopter Ben to Drone Jerome


No Trade War For Us Argentina

  Market Scorecard It is Friday, the day we have all been looking forward to. In this case, it is because Trump and Xi meet at the G20 today, there are Naspers results this afternoon, and we hear about how big the fuel drop will be on Wednesday. From what I am reading, we can … Continue reading No Trade War For Us Argentina


"Of course the Fed meet today again, the middle of March, the "ides" in which Julius Caesar was murdered by his fellow senators. The politics of 2000 years ago was less civil I suppose, although ..... Janet Yellen and her cronies will deliver their prognosis, the market is expecting a rate hike here."   To … Continue reading Rategate

Rating SA

"And then lastly, I can't get involved in politics in this opinion piece, it is a very emotional topic in particular in South Africa as a result of our past. All I can say is that capital responds to the landscape accordingly and your investment opportunities are not confined to the borders in which you … Continue reading Rating SA