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Tag Archives: Hedge fund

Global Mid-Day report: In Spain, it’s The Ministry of Magic

The Ministry of Magic is greatly filling up time for the Europeans before they singn on the dotted line for a ESM/ECB/New Bank bailout of the nationa nd its cajas … Continue reading

August 15, 2012

US Morning Report: Global futures down again, June data not the cheer

Markets will open weak and courtesy financials may start back on an even keel in the afternoon unless there is additional bad news in the markets then. Expected, no hope … Continue reading

June 25, 2012

Housing Recovery 2012: The summer verdict from the Pending Home Sales data (US Economy)

FB options continue to provide relief to traders and speculators as they bet on a $25 pitstop and a below $20 price for the new Billboard Top 100 ( sorry, … Continue reading

May 30, 2012

Trading losses to hit Goldman Sachs again! | Banking insight

One instantly thinks up exposure to Europe’s credit markets when one thinks of Wall Street trading this year too and it seems Goldman Sachs has again stepped in it and … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

US Economy: A post-winter Housing recovery on board, S&P helps global cues

A battered set of global Financial markets were likely pleasantly surprised by US housing data after Europe could not hang on to gains in the afternoon. That means a better … Continue reading

May 16, 2012

The Goldman Sachs huddle will come back | Banking insight

Regulators are having a field day, chomping away at little acts of banks long allowed as fair and market friendly in the spate of SEC investigations against the “vampire squid” … Continue reading

April 12, 2012

The Deal Economy: The Avon CEO is a living poison pill, hedge funds return 5%

Hedge funds return their best in Q1 In what may redefine the Hedge funds industry and decide what kind of inflows the sector gets from 2013, the Hedge funds signed … Continue reading

April 10, 2012

JP Morgan’s own Bruno (Stanley Ipkiss) propagates the Big myth | Banking Insight

Bruno Iksil trades Credit Derivatives Indices for JP Morgan. With him at the helm the product’s volumes have increased as investors and banks stay wary of the Credit Default swaps … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · 1 Comment

Coty bids for LatAm boutique Avon | The Deal Economy

The Deal Economy Q1 round up   Firstly of course, everything else that happened in March but you fortgot to chalk up, was scribbled into sensible commentary on the weekend … Continue reading

April 2, 2012

The Deal Economy: Hedge Funds deadline, Pvt Equity payments to “Founders”, Doubling IPOs and lasting ETFs

WE have been silent after the week of march 12, as the deal market summaries showed up a 40% to 80% slump depending onw hich part of the World you … Continue reading

March 31, 2012 · 2 Comments