Macro Analysis /

Fed tapering and signs of a commodity slowdown are key challenges facing Africa

  • Forex: Deepening negative real rate compounds pressure on the Ethiopian Birr

  • Fixed Income: Zambian bonds come under renewed selling pressure as fiscal concerns intensify

  • Macroeconomic: Economic activity in SSA rises in September, risks to the outlook remain to the downside

Kieran Siney
Kieran Siney

Head of African Markets

Takudzwa Ndawona
Takudzwa Ndawona

Financial Markets Analyst

ETM Analytics
6 October 2021
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