Efficient African Market Data Services

April 15, 2019

  • KASI CCI drops by 6 points 

  • Consumer confidence in current economic conditions 3 points lower than last month

  • A dimmed outlook on the economy substantially lowers consumer confidence

Negative movements of individual index scores were recorded for six of...

February 28, 2019

The annual Nedbank and Old Mutual Competition

The Nedbank and Old Mutual Budget Speech competition is a yearly event that was initiated in 1972 and has since challenged students across South Africa to engage with socio-economic topic and recommend ways in which these ca...

February 13, 2019

  • KASI CCI dropped slightly by 1 percent 

  • Short term outlook dampened by challenges with jobs and spending

  • Long term outlook remains positive despite month over month decline

In contrast to recent months, there were no drastic movements of individual inde...

January 18, 2019

  • KASI CCI unchanged in December

  • Current economic conditions improved, though still negative

  • Future economic expectations down due to worsening personal finances

The unchanged consumer confidence index level from November  may be regarded encouraging in l...

December 17, 2018


  • KASI CCI declined by 1 point in November

  • Spending and job security prospects remotely change

  • Continued anticipation of deteriorating personal finances drives down expectations

It appears that the year will end at a low note given the co...