Monthly Archives: November 2018

Today we recognize Business Development Consultant, Richard Hornsey, who celebrates 1 year with Austen Morris Associates. From James, Greg and the entire team, we thank you for all of your hard work and dedication. Congratulations ... more
NO RELIEF FOR CRUDE OIL PRICES BEFORE THE OPEC MEETING As noted in last week’s Money Matters, oil prices came under pressure due to various factors, one of them being the POTUS’ wish for lower ... more
OIL’S ROLLERCOASTER RIDE MAY NOT BE OVER JUST YET Crude oil prices have come under pressure in recent weeks. Since the beginning of 2016, oil prices have been rising driven by economic growth as well as ... more
Austen Morris Associates, in the News Oct-Nov 2018. During the months of October and November 2018 our Partner & Africa Regional Manager, Ian Edwards  has been very active in the news joining hosts on multiple ... more
On Wednesday 7th November 2018, Senior Partner Jon Holand hosted a Private Client Dinner at Three on the Bund’s Jean-Georges.  Clients were welcomed to the 7th Floor Whisper Bar for Champagne and Canapés where they ... more
INTERNATIONAL TRADE DISPUTES MAY NOT DISAPPEAR Positive risk sentiment returned to financial markets after President Trump and the Republican Party lost control of the House of Representatives to the Democratic Party. The risk-on mood fed through ... more
Austen Morris Associates is proud to welcome our first group of Shanghai recruits, Willem Le Roux and Jackson Fang. Willem holds a BCom degree in Statistics and Economics and is a candidate in the Chartered ... more
PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TWEET IMPROVED GLOBAL MARKET SENTIMENT  Politics has trumped economics, again. However, rather than bullying investors into retreating from risk assets, as is normally the case, political noise has lifted the mood of market players. An ... more
Austen Morris Associates is pleased to announce that Jayson Smal has joined the team in Johannesburg, South Africa as Senior Consultant. Jayson has over 15 years experience in the financial services industry, both locally and ... more