Today we are taking a look at:

  • Bond market remain downbeat as risk-off persists
  • Dollar remains resilient, USDZAR tests 12.50/$, majors remain downbeat
  • Gold price continues to decline as a result of a strong dollar, while the oil price has fallen, it does remain relatively elevated
  • Global markets traded lower with focus shifting to treasuries while industrials remained under pressure after remarks from the Caterpillar chief executive overnight weighed on industrials
  • SA Business confidence index rises to a record high in Q1DailyMarketCommentary180426

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