Today we are taking a look at:

  • Local bond yields continue to inch lower, but marginally so over the course of Friday
  • Another resilient performance from the rand
  • The weaker dollar continues to support gold and oil, oil prices kept elevated due to uncertainty over Iranian oil supplies following sanctions by the US
  • All Share index saw gains last week tracking the global risk on sentiment
  • US confidence indicators upbeat in May, trend remains positive

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