Escalating North Korea tensions were ‘a match to light the fire’ — now markets are at a crucial crossroads
|08/13/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Mounting tensions between the US and North Korea threw markets for a loop on Thursday before settling on Friday. Now risk assets are at a critical juncture.
- While the market reaction was swift and punishing, market experts don’t think it’s time to panic — yet.
Mere days ago, risk assets looked unstoppable. Now, amid escalating tensions between the US and North Korea, the market finds itself at a crucial crossroads.
The mounting conflict came to a head on Thursday, fueled by some fiery rhetoric from President Donald Trump and aggressive threats from North Korea, serving as a reckoning of sorts for some read more >>>