Archive for August 18th, 2014

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

A Geopolitically Predisposed Market

August 18, 2014

Not much is happening this Monday from a data release standpoint, so market direction has come from geopolitical developments. Russian/Ukraine talks began in Berlin Sunday towards a ceasefire in their border clash. Officials at the German Bundesbank said geopolitical risks have been weighing on Euroland’s largest economy. Russia’s Central Bank widened the Ruble’s allowed trading […] More