Today we are taking a look at:

  • Marginal inflows from foreign investors into our bond market yesterday
  • All eyes on the ratings agencies announcements tonight, USDZAR marginally weaker over the past day
  • Gold remains elevated, Oil extends further overnight
  • The JSE closed lower, European markets were little changed and Asian markets mostly lower, taking a cautious stance following the sell-off in China on Thursday
  • SARB sounds hawkish, leaves rates unchanged; UK GDP unchanged in Q3