Today we are taking a look at:

  • Foreign activity patchy, outflows of R1 billion on Friday
  • A quiet end to the week, with the rand holding onto gains made
  • Oil held gains near the highest close in a week; Gold holds decline as investors monitor U.S. and South Korea military drills
  • Global markets close mostly lower, with Spain’s terrorist attack and US political tensions weighing on markets
  • US confidence data upbeat this month
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