The Traderszone Network

Published in TZ Latest News 18 August, 2014 by The TZ Newswire Staff

Asian shares, dollar rise on hopes of Ukraine progress

Treasury yields pulled away from recent lows on upbeat U.S. Foreign ministers from Russia, Ukraine, Germany, and France gathered in Berlin over the weekend to discuss talks for a ceasefire or a political solution, and Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday a ‘certain progress’ was achieved during the talks. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.1 percent in early trade, while Japan’s Nikkei stock average added 0.8 percent. Treasury yields pull away from recent lows, with the yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S.