Submitted by EconMatters on 07/17/2014 - 15:23ChinaMiddle EastTwitterTwitterUkraine
How stupid do you have to be to send a commercial flight over what essentially is a warzone? How much do you think the airline actually saved by taking the most direct route?
Submitted by Phoenix Capital... on 07/17/2014 - 14:03B+Bear MarketBondFederal ReserveMeltdown
So not only are we dealing with an investment landscape in which virtually no working fund manager has experienced a bear market in bonds… we’ve actually got an entire generation of investment professionals who have experienced only one increase in interest rates in 14 years.
Submitted by GoldCore on 07/17/2014 - 13:05BitcoinIndiaMiddle EastSwitzerlandUkraineVolatility
Gold, silver, oil and wheat (see table) surged today after confirmaton that a Malaysian passenger airliner was shot down over the Ukraine. The tragedy is set to be used by opposing sides as a stick to beat each other with and inflame an already very tense geopolitical situation.