Thanda Sithole ( Email )
In April 2014, Thanda joined Standard Bank as an Economist in the macroeconomic research division, with focus on building and maintaining macroeconomic models. His role also involves forecasting, and writing macroeconomic reports. Previously, he worked as a Senior Research Analyst at Eqstra Fleet Management and as a Business Analyst at Nedbank. Thanda holds a Master’s degree in Econometrics (with cum laude), from the University of Johannesburg. He has completed the requisite course work for a Master of Finance and Investment from Wits Business School, and has also completed a Masters Skill Programme in Industrial Economics from Maastricht University, in Netherlands. In 2010, he graduated with an Honour's degree in Economics from the University of Witwatersrand.
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The SA Daily – Growth set on still weakby Thanda Sithole Wed Nov 13 08:40:30 SAST 2019
Although SA’s current financial conditions are now significantly better than during the 2008/9 financial crisis, financial conditions weakened in 3Q19. Therefore, real GDP growth likely weakened in 3Q19, from 3.1%
The SA Daily – Power cut risk rocketsby Thanda Sithole Tue Nov 12 08:12:19 SAST 2019
Eskom had to implement Stage Two load-shedding last Thursday, warning of an electricity grid remaining constrained and vulnerable, and adding that load-shedding at any time therefore remains a real, and
The SA Daily – Growth weakened in 3Qby Thanda Sithole Mon Nov 11 08:21:41 SAST 2019
Last week’s manufacturing output data disappointed; it contracted 2.4% y/y (and 2.4% m/m; 0.9% q/q) signalling that the manufacturing sector likely detracted 0.5 percentage points from GDP growth in 3Q19.
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