Today we are taking a look at:

  • Risk-off persists, SA bond yields continue higher
  • USDZAR holds steady above R15.00/$; majors slightly upbeat
  • Marginal dollar weakness lifts gold, oil remains elevated
  • Lack of liquidity causes global markets to fluctuate. Our Top40 retreated, Europe closed higher and the US and Asia are mixed
  • UK industrial output disappoints, trade deficit narrows; Eurozone investor confidence eases

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