Archive for July 18th, 2014


Next Week

July 18, 2014

Central banks in New Zealand, Hungary, Russia and Colombia have scheduled interest rate policy meetings next week, and minutes from this month’s Bank of England meeting get published.  Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Stevens speaks publicly.  Japan will be closed on Monday for Marine Day.  A G20 taskforce on employment meets in Brisbane, Australia Tuesday-Thursday. […] More

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Geopolitical Tensions Overhang Market

July 18, 2014

Markets are on edge following the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine by a surface to air missile, the invasion of Gaza by Israeli ground troops, and augmented trade sanctions against Russia by the EU and United States.  If anything is going to break the low volatility environment in the marketplace, this toxic […] More