Today we are taking a look at:

  • Thin liquidity and risk trades poorly, causing yields to rise sharply, ZAR weaker
  • Globally firmer dollar see’s rand woes continue
  • Despite OPEC output cuts, oil remains close to $60/bbl.; Gold eases from intraday highs
  • Weak Chinese data pulls equities markets lower
  • Large outflows still a feature as foreign investors become concerned about SOEs amid significant global uncertaintyDailyMarketCommentary181211

If you are looking for more relevant market commentary, have a look at our other Markets and Research.