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Research Perspective Vol. 62

Investors are observing the markets with US and North Korea continuing the “war of words”. US was hit by hurricane with devastating consequences. Meanwhile, FED kept the rates unchanged with a view to normalising the balance sheet in October. Equity markets evidence a great sell-off in the tech sector, while treasury yields and the US dollar rose following FED’s announcements. On the other side of the Atlantic, the major event was Merkel’s win in the German elections, with her authority shrinking after the surge of the far-right party. ECB also announced during the first week of September their decision to...