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'Fair value for the rand is about 12 to the dollar'

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at the ANC's Gala dinner hosted by the Progressive Business Forum on the night before the start of the ANC's elective conference at Nasrec. Picture: Ihsaan Haffejee/EWN

The rand is getting stronger and South African asset prices are on the up.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Renaissance Capital Global Chief Economist Charlie Robertson.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

It was everything the markets wanted.

Charlie Robertson, Renaissance Capital

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Charlie Robertson, Renaissance Capital

This economy should be growing at 3% per year, minimum…

Charlie Robertson, Renaissance Capital

Fair value for the rand is about 12 to the dollar.

Charlie Robertson, Renaissance Capital

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