New Road News: Repo Rate Increase

The SARB raised the repo rate by 25 basis points on Thursday. The hike comes against a backdrop of higher local and global inflation.

The Worlds’s 100 Most Valuable Brands In 2021

Have you ever wondered what the top 100 brands in the world are?

This Simple Chart Reveals the Distribution Of Global Wealth

Ever wondered how much of the world’s wealth the top 1% controls?

The Best-Selling Vehicles in the World By Country

See whether your car is amongst the top purchases around the world.

What Does the World Worry About?

Read how the world agrees that a real book's battery never dies!

Consumer Spending Drives U.S. GDP Growth in Q2 2021

This chart breaks down the Q2 2021 GDP into its four components and shows how much each component contributed to the total growth of 6.5 percent.

Global Food Prices Falling For The First Time In A Year

This chart shows the UN Global Food Price Index.

Core Inflation Shoots to Highest Level Since 1992

This chart shows the year-over-year change of the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers in the U.S.

Growth vs Value

This week Paul has a look at the relative performance of the S&P 500 Growth Index vs the S&P 500 Value Index.