Today we are taking a look at:

  • NT concludes successful switch auction, with yields marginally lower afterwards
  • USDZAR holds steady
  • Oil extended its slide after U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his push for lower prices and Russia said it would restore normal oil flows to Eastern Europe within two weeks
  • Global markets trade mostly firmer, lifted by a number of strong earnings reports and better-than-expected US economic growth numbers
  • US GDP growth surprises sharply to the upside in Q1

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