Presidential candidate Joe Biden chose Kamala Harris as his vice president
The choice of vice president is a safe-bet by Bidden but also giving his campaign solid staying power and intellect. Kamala Harris is real person with CV to back it up.
Market Quick Take - August 12, 2020
The S&P 500 benchmark fell for the first time in eight days yesterday while the technology-heavy Nasdaq traded lower for a third day. Another rise in US bond yields ahead of three key bond auctions weighed on all markets with a correction in gold and silver turning decisively ugly. News that stimulus talks have reached a stalemate in Washington also weighed on the markets.
A mixed German August ZEW Survey
Due to the holiday break, there are few important economic data releases this week with the exception of some EM central bank meetings and a bunch of European statistics. Fortunately, this morning, the German August ZEW Survey is here to provide something a bit meatier. But the news is both good and bad…