BER Economic Indicators
FNB Civil
2014Q3
Kagiso PMI™
Sep 2014
RMB / BER BCI
2014Q3
FNB / BER CCI
2014Q2
 
News
SA resolute on nuclear build
Source: Business Day

OFFICIALS from the Department of Energy on Wednesday stated categorically that SA would procure 9,600MW of nuclear energy despite the government not having an accurate understanding of what this might cost either the fiscus or consumers.
2 October 2014

Rand takes blow for wider trade gap
Source: Business Day

SOUTH Africa’s trade deficit widened to its highest level in seven months to R16.3bn in August, from R6.8bn in July — temporarily knocking the rand to an eight -month low of R11.34/$ on Tuesday.
1 October 2014

State hires more as firms shed jobs
Source: Business day

THE government and its entities hired more people in the second quarter while private businesses shed jobs, Statistics SA (Stats SA) figures showed on Monday.
30 September 2014

Asia stocks unsettled by HK, sluggish China factories
Source: Reuters

Asian markets were in hesitant mood on Tuesday as investors wondered what China's response would be to civil unrest in Hong Kong, while the U.S. dollar was on track to post its biggest monthly gain in well over a year.
30 September 2014

ECONOMIC WEEK AHEAD: Strong dollar casting pall over rand
Source: Business Day

THE strong dollar is increasingly casting a pall over the rand, which will eventually negatively affect local economic indicators — at a time when the economy is already struggling.
29 September 2014

FNB Civil

The FNB/BER Civil confidence index rose by 4 points, from 44 to 48 in 2014Q3. Confidence was higher despite a sharp fall in construction work during the quarter. The fall in construction activity also weighed on overall profitability.
Latest Forecasts
Top 5 Pages
Surveys
Release Calendar
RMB/BER Business Confidence Index
Forecast Publications
FNB Building and Civil Confidence Index
Top Downloads
Economic Snapshot Sep 5 2014
A concise monthly document that provides a graphical overview of recent SA economic developments. ...more
BER press release Sep 9 2014
The RMB/BER Business Confidence Index (BCI) increased by five points to 46 in the third quarter. ...more
Update Aug 4 2014
A monthly economic fact sheet accompanying the BER's economic forecast report, Economic Prospects ...more
Beeld Consensus Sep 3 2014
A monthly survey of the forecasts of the main economists active in South Africa ...more
BER press release Sep 16 2014
After falling to 41 index points in 2014Q2, the FNB/BER composite building confidence index ...more
 
Click here to register to receive e-mail alerts when the BER releases publications that are freely available.

FNB Civil

Key Indicators
Share Indices (Previous day's close)
Last Updated: Thu Oct 2 2014 08:09:30
JSE all-share48875.00-0.93 %
JSE Top 4043680.00-1.09 %
US S&P 5001946.00-1.32 %
German Dax9382.00-0.97 %
Japan Nikkei16082.00-0.56 %

 

Latest Releases:
Update Oct 1 2014
A monthly economic fact sheet accompanying the BER's economic forecast report, Economic Prospects ...more
Economic Snapshot Oct 1 2014
A concise monthly document that provides a graphical overview of recent SA economic developments. ...more
Kagiso PMI Oct 1 2014
The seasonally adjusted Kagiso PURCHASING MANAGERS’ INDEX™ (PMI™) rose back above the neutral ...more
BER Press Release: Manufacturing Survey ... Sep 30 2014
Manufacturing business confidence rose by three index points to 28 in the third quarter of 2014. ...more
Manufacturing Survey Sep 30 2014
Manufacturing business confidence rose by three index points to 28 in the third quarter of 2014. ...more
 
Follow us now on Facebook & Twitter