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Tag Archives: Government budget deficit

The Thursday Fed Update: That rate keeps trending down, Budget Surplus and a Dimon induced spiral – US Economy (Thursday EoD Review)

Someone must be happy we are paying only 3% interest on 30 Y US debt but it is all getting too close to call a┬ábad year for 2013 or a … Continue reading

May 10, 2012

London, London! Did you meet Cutts the Butcher? (UK Budget 2012)

Update: The Speech mentions a 7% deficit target for 2016 from 12% last year and a debt of GBP 98 bln in 2012/13 to 21 bln in 2015/16 as the … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

US Economy (EoD Review): US Budget Deficit back on track, 3 yr auction successful

Even as Receipts grew and expenses declined while Net Interest Payments grew, the February deficit was the highest in four years at $231.9 bln. The Budget Deficit on the Treasury … Continue reading

March 12, 2012

China Singular Trade deficit | China Review & Insight

The large deficit in trade just announced by China on the back of a large 40% jump in imports to $31.5 bln, is not as bad as it seems. The … Continue reading

March 10, 2012