Today we are taking a look at:

  • SA business confidence indicators remain downbeat, weighing on growth and investment
  • USDZAR marginally weaker this morning, along with global majors on the back of a slightly stronger dollar
  • Top 40 down 0.49 %, led by widespread losses; US equities close flat; Asian markets mostly lower this morning

UK industrial production growth rises; US Beige book sees modest economic growth over the past two months; Japanese GDP growth at 0.2 % in Q2