Today we are taking a look at:

  • USTs recover a touch but ZAR continues to look sluggish along with EMFX
  • Local focus on the budget, international focus on FOMC minutes
  • Gold price remains anchored on the back of a strong dollar; Brent crude price eases by a few cents yesterday
  • US stocks retreat after Walmart disappoints
  • SA leading index eased in December as a result of a decline in new vehicle sales