Daily Market Commentary: 21 May 2018

Today we are taking a look at:

  • Global risk-off continues to set the tone for local markets, SAGB yields marginally higher this morning
  • Rand remains vulnerable due to various factors which may cause some volatility during the course of the week
  • Gold and oil prices downbeat as a result of a strong dollar
  • The JSE ends lower, with banks and retailers weighing; European and US markets close lower; Asian markets are mixed with Hong Kong and China outperforming as trade tensions ease
  • Japanese trade surplus widens as exports surge

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