Today we are taking a look at:

  • US labour market data disappoints, however wholesale trade sales data upbeat, consumer credit rises sharply
  • USDZAR volatile but stronger this morning; global majors upbeat on the back of a weaker dollar
  • Top 40 rises 0.14%, led by energy and industrial stocks; US markets end lower; Asia marginally positive this morning
  • UK industrial production eases, trade deficit widens