Today we are taking a look at:

  • Some risk-off seen in the market with bond yields higher across the curve
  • The rand holds steady as global tension dissipates
  • Both gold and oil remains upbeat, supported by a weaker dollar
  • Top40 rose +0.5%, European markets closed in the red and Wall Street held on to earlier gains. Asian is mixed this morning
  • US retail sales sharply higher in March; Chinese data this morning

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