Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGB yields higher on the back of large fast-money selling
  • The rand on the back foot across the board despite a weaker dollar
  • Gold price remains downbeat, Brent crude declines sharply as OPEC and Russia consider raising output by 1 million bpd
  • The JSE ends little changed. European markets end lower. The Nasdaq ends at another record higher, giving a boost to Asian tech stocks
  • SA GDP posts deepest contraction since 2009; Eurozone retail sales growth upbeat

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