Today we are taking a look at:

  • Trade balance remain in surplus, likely to support current account balance in 2016
  • USDZAR strengthens, breaks below R14.00/$; global majors supported on the back of a weaker dollar
  • Top 40 sheds 1 %, led by resources; US equities firmer; Asian markets positive this morning
  • US GDP growth rises, Eurozone GDP growth slows , UK M4 money supply surges