18 Dec 2012 – Cash withdrawals indicate spike in pre-Christmas rush


The average cash withdrawal values across South Africa reflected a 5.72% year-on-year increase for the period 1 – 11 December 2012, increasing from R434.22 to R459.04, as measured by the Spark Cash Index (SCI). There was a month-on-month increase of 2.76%, suggesting improved consumer spending and retail trading conditions nationally.

Cash withdrawals indicate spike in pre-Christmas rush