Today we are taking a look at:

  • Rally in SA bond market extends further on the back of the exuberance of a new President
  • All eyes on the local budget this week
  • Oil price remains close to $65/bbl., gold eases in Asian session as a result of a stronger dollar
  • Expect a quiet start to markets this week with US and Chinese markets closed
  • SA SONA well received, positive for markets ; US housing activity surprises to the upside in January; Japanese trade improves on the back of lower imports