Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGB yields marginally lower, driven by local buying
  • The rand stages a recovery
  • Dollar remains strong despite easing marginally overnight, keeping the gold price low; oil continues to rise just shy of the $80/bbl. mark this morning
  • Markets advanced taking their cue from positive company earnings which buoyed sentiment
  • SA retail sales upbeat; US industrial production shows healthy pace of growth in April

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