Betting markets are zero sum and binary: you win or lose. The Clinton-Trump race has narrowed from an 80-20 race to a 70-30 race even though the polls are near even.
Maybe the traders/bettors are waiting to see how the polls react, but so far very little movement in the odds.
US-Russia conflict in Syria - This doesn't strike me as a positive development. The Saker contemplates the significance of a Russian special forces operation in Syria. Something rather ...
2 hours ago