Showing posts with tag "bankservafrica"

Massive food price increases in South Africa – here’s what you’re paying more for

The latest Household Affordability Index by the Pietermaritzburg Economic Justice & Dignity group (PMBEJD) shows that food prices continued to climb in July.

September 23, 2022
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lifestyle

These 4 graphs show how South Africans are getting poorer

South Africans are taking home less each month, while the cost of fundamentals like food, fuel and electricity keep climbing.

September 23, 2022
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finance

The average take-home pay in South Africa right now

Rocketing inflation rates are taking a toll on the average salaried worker, data contained in the latest monthly BankservAfrica Take-home Pay Index (BTPI) shows.

September 21, 2022
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banking

South Africa economic scorecard points to headwinds

The BankservAfrica Economic Transactions Index (BETI), a fast indicator of underlying economic trends in the South African economy, slowed somewhat in June following a strong reading a month earlie...

September 24, 2022
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business opinion

The average take-home pay in South Africa right now

Take-home pay in South Africa fell by 6.7% in May 2022, new data from BankservAfrica shows.

September 16, 2022
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banking

Economists predict big rate hike for South Africa this week – here’s what to expect

The South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is set to increase the repo rate this week – with consensus among most analysts and economists that the hike will be larger t...

September 19, 2022
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finance

These headwinds could derail South Africa’s economic momentum

South Africa’s economic activity slowed down in April 2022, but it is still showing growth, according to the insights from the latest monthly data in the BankservAfrica Economic Transactions Index ...

September 24, 2022
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business opinion