Today we are taking a look at:

  • US CPI eases, but retail sales indicate a rebound in consumer spending, which may underpin growth in upcoming quarters
  • USDZAR continues to hold steady as commodities firm, weaker dollar supports global majors this morning
  • All Share index ended the day in the red as platinum miners dragged the index lower.
  • Eurozone industrial production weighed by lower energy output; Chinese data marginally below consensus in April