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From Bloomberg Related articles Oil industry slams Obama’s policy on energy, sees production drop – Washington Times( In China, a Rare View of Infighting by Leaders – New York Times( … Continue reading

March 15, 2012

America's dull date with Overspending, overstaffing and overages | Advantage zyaada

Far from being a AAA example to the world, America has been living on the brink for more than 2 years now, looking at Europe and keeping rolled up QE2 … Continue reading

July 29, 2011 · 1 Comment

In UK: Elvis has left the building | Advantage 'zyaada'

Vince Cable though is in No, Gordon wasn’t the Elvis. The industry and probably the complete knowledge economy were however a disastrous last step for Britain to assert its salaried … Continue reading

May 17, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Indian Rope Trick? | Advantage Lifestyle

The serpentine Indian railway network stretching a circuitous 112000 Kms, or 64000 route Kms has finally exited one great phase and ramped up into another equally sallubrious execution for the … Continue reading

February 24, 2010

Arizona borrows $700M line of credit for 2009| Phoenix Business Journal

zyakaira notes: To date the Jobs report at is showing jobs being created in non existent (congressional) districts, Arizona RE is still down 75-90% over all happened here … Continue reading

November 19, 2009

Should You Invest In Mortgage-Backed Securities? –

ZYAKAIRA(AMIT MITTAL) NOTES: YES YOU SHOULD. The Distressed prices can recover quickly once there is liquidity in the market, as it has already done for those that were TARPed with … Continue reading

August 4, 2009 · 1 Comment

Big Banks Approaching the TARP Exit Ramp – DealBook Blog,

there are indications that the Treasury Department is getting ready to announce — perhaps as early as Tuesday — which big banks will be the first to go returning $75 billion with equity coupons

June 11, 2009

Citigroup completes agreement with US government

Citigroup says it finalized exchange offers with the U.S. government under which the latter will exchange up to $25 billion of Citi preferred securities for interim securities and warrants. Citigroup … Continue reading

June 10, 2009

Recovery Scenarios: Will It Be Too Hot, Too Cold or Just Right? – Real Time Economics – WSJ

By Goldilocks 😉 I presume The stock market has erased almost all its losses for the year, yields on long-term government debt have returned to something like normal, and commodity … Continue reading

June 9, 2009 · 1 Comment

President steers $275b to housing – The Boston Globe

President Obama unveiled a $275 billion plan yesterday to help as many as 9 million homeowners avoid foreclosure and keep mortgage rates low in the most aggressive effort yet to … Continue reading

June 7, 2009