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iT’S MoNDaY aGaiN; another “too little too late” moment for Obama, more Bank settlements (US Economy and Markets) [July 01 – July 05, 2013]

The week is a bore really. For probably the nth month in succession where n=9, apart from a spike in Q1 2013, China has posted sub par manufacturing data, Yen … Continue reading

July 1, 2013

The Euro comes home (2012): How the Finns plan to influence the ennobled world!

The Swedes of course sweeten the pot for Economics and Life Sciences, Research in Physics and Chemistry and even subjects like Peace to bring their unique brand of influence on … Continue reading

September 10, 2012

US Morning Report: Draghi says to take the high road, honey!

Here’s what happened. Someone punched in call credentials on a Conference Call to promise only those who take the high road will survive. Corny meatballs which dish out platitudes like, … Continue reading

August 2, 2012

US Morning Report: Chinese want to buy Hawker Beechcraft, Bob Diamond does not want Barclays pay

Italy added 0.8% in Production on Month though still 6.9% down on year while France revised its may data downward to sho a net 3% degrowth on year and the … Continue reading

July 10, 2012

Global Mid-Day Report: The Big winners are the Consumers again!

A mid day comeback on Wall Street is only too common this month as Europe scares but small islands of data that disappoint are covered by more qualitative improvements and … Continue reading

July 5, 2012

Global Moves: Draghi cuts ECB rate to 0.75%, US gets ready for Jobs report

The Dollar decline follows in Asia tomorrow after ECB cut rates and the Euro promptly breached 1.24 levels at the lower end before resuming tradin ga t 1.24 levels after … Continue reading

July 5, 2012

Global Mid-Day Report: Street catches Buzz, Crude and Gold hit the plate

Hardly a home run but a 6% jump set a few shorts on fire too in Crude as the easing of EU’s stalemate on ne funding still means a lot … Continue reading

June 29, 2012

US Morning Report: EU Summit disposes of task at hand, Asia in the green

Global moves The Asia story led by India dominated Global markets in early trading and was significantly bolstered by various easing of conditions agreed at the summit by Angela Merkel. … Continue reading

June 29, 2012

Global Mid-Day report: The last Republican Primary, the new Finance Minister in India and Eurobonds

  The new European Banking Authority Meanwhile EU President Van Rompuy comprehensively watered down his recommendations but still put together the report suggesting a tighter fiscal union as cover for … Continue reading

June 26, 2012

Global moves: Euro zone sputters ahead of big data tomorrow

IMF weights for BRICs are rising this year to the Top 10 contributors as Eurozone trade surpluses and economic capacities tread declines with the finality of a two decade long … Continue reading

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