Today we are taking a look at:

  • Marginal outflows from the bond market over the past day and over the week to date
  • FX markets continue to await news on the local political front, Dollar remains strong, weighing on majors
  • Brent remains downbeat on concerns of accelerating US production markets remains weak as a result of a strong dollar
  • The JSE ends down 0.59%, while European, US and Asian markets tumble
  • SA mining data disappoints, manufacturing production upbeat; BOE increasingly hawkish recently; Chinese inflation eases in January