Efficient African Market Data Services

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

KEY FINDINGS

  • 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...

November 15, 2018

KEY FINDINGS

  • KASI CCI declined by 2 points in October

  • Inflation and shrinking purchasing power cloud short-term outlook

  • Post-elections jitters in Cameroon & recent events in Tanzania drive down expectations

Though a continuation in the upward trend of th...

October 21, 2018

KEY FINDINGS

  • KASI CCI growth slows in September

  • Spending and job security continues to dampen short-term outlook

  • Elections in Cameroon & inflationary policies in Kenya drive down expectations

Across the 7 countries, a +1 point increase was recorded for t...