|Currencies||The rand manages a minor recovery in quiet markets.|
|Commodities||Benchmark crude oil prices are little changed; Gold has fallen back below $1,790 per ounce.|
|Equities||Top40 closed -0.5%, trading subdued with London being closed.|
|05/03||SA||Absa Manufacturing PMI||–/–/57.4||SA’s manufacturing PMI fell to 56.2 points in April, from 57.4 in March.|
|05/06||US||Markit US Manufacturing PMI||60.5/60.7/60.6||PMI rose to 60.5 in April, from 59.1 in March.|
|05/06||UK||BOE Rate||–/0.1%/0.1%||Rate expected to be on hold.|
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