Today we are taking a look at:

  • While global risk trades better, SA risk assets under pressure as a result of concerns over Eskom
  • Eskom technically insolvent, weighs on the ZAR
  • Oil continues to decline as Saudi Arabian shipments fall, Gold still elevated despite overnight fall
  • Hopes of a trade deal pushed global markets higher for a third day
  • SA retail sales disappoint, US and UK CPI lower; Eurozone industrial production slumps by most since 2009

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