·         US - The tech-heavy Nasdaq closed at a record Thursday, as the broader stock market finished lower, dragged down by a steep slide in the financial sector and major retailers. European stock markets ended slightly higher after seesawing between gains and losses on Thursday, with traders taking a cautious approach as they digested minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s December meeting. Asian equities started Thursday’s session largely higher, building on start-of-the-year strength as U.S. stocks continued to gain overnight,

·         Spot gold is currently trading at US$ 1 176.10/oz. and platinum at US$ 966.00/oz. Brent crude oil is currently trading at US$ 56.72 per barrel.

·         The U.S dollar is currently trading at 1.05 to the Euro; 1.23 to the Pound and will buy 115.81 Japanese Yen or 13.63 South African Rand.


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