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Tag Archives: Swiss National Bank

Spouse at the workplace? How about investment banker as spouse~

Being Philipp Hildebrand wasn’t easy in the run up to ‘the pegging of the Franc’. Wife Kashya, is supposed to have traded a new buy on 500000 Francs worth of … Continue reading

January 4, 2012

Central Banks extend US dollar Liquidity swap lines in coordinated effort

The Swiss, National Bank, Bank of Japan, US Fed, ECB and the Bank of England announced a coordinated effort to shore up liquidity for banks and global financial institutions with … Continue reading

November 30, 2011

Global Financial Markets on the fringe in September

Another Globally correlated Monday ..Another bear out of control The weekend was again busy with US fiscal deficit trumping Bernanke’s extended FOMC meeting starting tomorrow and Europe busy watching the … Continue reading

September 19, 2011

They pegged it! | The Swiss Franc is now CHF 1.20 = 1 EUR

The Swiss Franc is now CHF 1.20 = 1 EUR and already trading the Dollar 10% higher at 80 cents from 87 cents just yesterday..The Euro already down below $1.40 The … Continue reading

September 6, 2011 · 1 Comment