Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGBs opening pretty much as we left them on Friday, global risk appetite will continue to set the tone
  • Focus has shifted from global geopolitical tension to the local political landscape
  • Gold sharply lower this morning due to dollar strength; oil price volatile as Saudi Arabia discusses further extension to production cuts
  • US data upbeat, consumer credit rises and may signal better spending activity; UK trade balance and factory activity subdued