Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGB yields climb higher as USDZAR weakens, recovers somewhat in the afternoon session
  • FX markets hold steady ahead of US CPI data; USDZAR remains on the back foot, EM FX vulnerable
  • Brent posts sharp decline, to $65/bbl.; Gold range-bound
  • Reports that trade talks had resumed between the US and China dispelled the negative sentiment caused by the aggressive sell-off in the US on Monday evening
  • Asian data mixed, with Japanese GDP contracting in Q3, but Chinese investment activity improving recently

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