Top Performing Equity Markets This Year Include Two PIIGs

Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) (ETR:DBK) has published a very interesting chart that shows just how little worried investors were during the U.S. federal government shutdown. The bars indicate the YTD returns, and the markers indicate market returns since the government shutdown began on October 1.

There has not been any shying away from equities, and gold declined even further on the year.

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Via Floating Path

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