Today we are taking a look at:

  • Thin liquidity conditions persist, marginal sell-off of local bonds seen yesterday
  • A strong dollar keeps majors weak, USDZAR and EM currencies remain on the back foot
  • Gold remains downbeat after sharp sell-off yesterday, temporary gains in oil market fades as US drilling gathers steam
  • Global markets march higher and Wall Street closes at record highs despite Las Vegas shootings
  • Global PMIs mostly improve in September, SA PMI remains in contraction despite marginal improvement
  • Record outflows from the equity market in September contrasted by sharp inflows into the bond market