Today we are taking a look at:

  • Business confidence rises in April, as an extension of upbeat Q1, this may be hampered by political and policy uncertainty in coming months
  • USDZAR downbeat, R13.68/$ this morning; Dollar eases sharply, supporting majors, markets await NFP data today
  • US markets flat, Top 40 eases 0.36%, weighed by resource stocks and financials; Asian markets mostly negative this morning
  • US durable goods orders higher; Eurozone retail sales upbeat in March