Weekly Market Analysis: The end of the road for big money?
Many Asian markets are closed for Lunar New Year celebrations -- but there's still plenty happening on the markets. Let's talk currency!
CD South Africa: It's about Yellen and Zuma
Local attention will focus on President Zuma’s State of the Nation Address on Thursday, while global markets will be fixed on US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s semi-annual address to congress on Wednesday.
Pressure comes off the Federal Reserve (+video)
Weak employment data has given the US Federal Reserve breathing room on rate rises.
US market slips as jobs data fails to impress
The US dollar is set to end the week with a cushioned thump now that the markets believe interest rates will remain low for longer.
Twist in the tale of BoE rates (+video)
The prospects of an early UK interest rate rise receded yesterday, after the Bank of England left borrowing costs at a record low of just 0.5%.
CD South Africa: US dollar takes a pounding
Isn't it refreshing to see a currency other than the rand struggling?
Sterling powered up for Super Thursday (+video)
A resurgent pound cancelled out most of its January losses, rising sharply against the US dollar as services Purchasing Mangers’ Index data for January exceeded expectations.