|Currencies||The rand retreats from its best levels beyond 13.5000 as the markets await the US data today.|
|Commodities||Gold has retreated to trade back below $1,870 per ounce.|
|Equities||JALSH -1.8%; The Stoxx Europe 600 Index closed 0.1% lower; US stocks came under pressure on Thursday; Asia stocks slipped.|
|06/04||UK||Markit Services PMI||62.9/61.8/61.0||Improved business and consumer sentiment.|
|06/04||US||Markit Services PMI||70.4/70.1/64.7||With COVID-19 restrictions being eased and more Americans being vaccinated, more services could be offered to customers, translating into stronger customer demand and an increase in new orders.|
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