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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

US Budget 2013: Has the Capital Gains Tax reached the end of its utility ?

The proposals to a Universal rate of Capital Gains tax almost always at 15 % globally have lasted a decade of Financial Investments that have grown Financial markets 10-fold and … Continue reading

February 14, 2012

US Economy: The US Treasury Auction series: The 30-Y Bond flies through, dangerously low

While the store sales Index from Goldman Sachs had gloom on offer, already omnipresent.. the housing indices offer hopium(Thanks Zero @zerohedge)  ( if you can believe in QE3, you will … Continue reading

December 14, 2011 · 1 Comment

China in Brazil:: Moving Beyond Resources :: Increasing FDI to $27 bln

China’s own FDI has been increasing exponentially since 2006. In 2007 itself, much at aa time when Euro and Dollar were the only active currencies with a global acceptance, China, … Continue reading

December 4, 2011 · 3 Comments

The European Sovereign Debt Crisis – Deploying china's surplus?

Image via Wikipedia A new approach by Italy’s sovereign managers is to approach China directly presumably for a larger investment in GIPSI debt. China holds 4% of italy’s debt and … Continue reading

September 14, 2011

Bank Results Season: Goldman Sachs, always on target

While its $50bln Facebook deal remains an argument for investment banking denizens, the bank also lost 1 in  6 in both Investment Banking ( selling and underwriting deals) and investment … Continue reading

April 19, 2011 · 1 Comment

MF Assets zoom to $150 billion | Value Research

AUMs move from 540000 Crores at the top of the 2007-8 bull market to 722000 Crore at the bottom of the 2012 bull market MF Assets zoom to Rs 7.22 … Continue reading

August 10, 2009

No change, no hope: Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board, | Willem Buiter’s Maverecon

I intend to take you on a trip through Barack Obama’s Transition Economic Advisory Board. It members are: DAVID E. BONIOR, a former Democratic Congressman from Michigan and John Edwards’s … Continue reading

November 18, 2008 · 1 Comment