Here’s why the US interest rate is so terribly important for South Africa

Effectively, the US Fed makes policy for the rest of the world.

Rian le Roux

All the major emerging market crises coincided with a strong dollar.

Rian le Roux

There’s nothing you can do. We just have to take the pain.

Rian le Roux

Why are we in South Africa so fixated on the US interest rate?

This is the question The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield asked Old Mutual Investment Group’s Rian le Roux.

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