EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key stories on December 17

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s Asian offices. Here is a summary of important market developments over the last 24 hours…

The US Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee’s two-day meeting ends today. A decision on interest rates, along with forecasts for growth and inflation are expected at 7pm.
The Shanghai Composite Index was up 0.99% this morning.

In the middle of the night on Monday, Russia’s Central Bank dramatically hiked its key interest rate in an attempt...


Deepali Sharma

December 17, 2014

05:33 GMT