OPINION: Fear makes the market in aviation finance
20 Oct 2016
When UK member of parliament Jo Cox was killed in her constituency on 16 June, the market reaction was immediate. The British pound and the euro rallied after weeks of poor trading amid Brexit uncertainty, while the previously attractive safe haven investments such as gold and government bonds were sold off. Indeed, gold fell by as much as $23 once police confirmed Cox's death, The Wall Street Journal reported at the time.