CurrenciesThe rand continues on its improving trajectory despite buoyant US jobs data.
CommoditiesBrent crude oil is trading north of USD83,50 per barrel; gold is nearing USD1 820 per ounce.
EquitiesLocally, focus will be coalition discussions after the municipal elections, the MTBPS on Thursday and earnings for a number of companies, starting with RDF and SRE today.
11/09USPPI –/8,6%/8,6%
Inflationary pressures remain elevated due to supply chain-related constraints and wage growth.
Higher energy prices coupled with supply chain- related constraints.
11/11SAManufacturing production–/-1,3%/1,8%
Growth in manufacturing production is expected to ease to 1,2% m/m in September and contract by -1,3% yoy, as indicated by the manufacturing PMI.
12/11EZIndustrial production–/4,1%/5,1%Supply chain bottlenecks driving down vehicle manufacturing.

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