Today we are taking a look at:

  • SAGB yields marginally higher in the back end of the curve, markets look to SARB MPC next week for further direction
  • Currency markets take a breather as tensions ease
  • Oil headed for its first weekly loss since November as the prospect of a U.S.-Iranian war receded, easing fears of a potential supply disruption in the Middle East
  • Global markets are mixed as middle eastern tensions ease and investors await a crucial US Jobs number
  • SA business confidence rises in Dec but remains weak for the year as a whole; manufacturing production slumps as demand weakens sharply in Q4DailyMarketCommentary200110

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