Osama Bin Laden Market Reaction

Muted Market Reaction to Bin Laden’s Death

May 2, 2011

A tactical U.S. military team killed Osama Bin Laden  and others in his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.  The war on terrorism continues.  Reprisals are a risk. A 1.8% drop in oil prices has been the most pronounced market reaction to the news.  Gold is 0.1% firmer.  Silver is lower. The dollar slid 0.3% against the […] More