Today we are taking a look at:

  • Locals yields open higher, risk-off likely to drive markets today
  • Focus in the FX market shifts back to local politics, dollar upbeat after strong payrolls data
  • Gold declines as US dollar strengthens; Brent upbeat on concerns over supply shortages
  • S&P retreats after trade tensions escalate; European equities downbeat due to trade and EM tensions; Greenbay announced a return of capital to shareholders driving the share price 9.02% higher
  • US payrolls rises, labour market remains upbeat; Eurozone GDP finalised for Q2; Chinese inflation rises; Japanese GDP growth upbeat in Q2

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