Last week in the Global Market, trading was equally dominated by geopolitical events and the very strong
beginning to Earnings Season in the United States. The Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 crash and the conflict
in the Gaza strip captured market participants’ attention and created general market volatility. The week
ended with most equity indices up on average ½ of 1% and the U.S. Ten Year bond yielding 2.485%.
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