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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

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

AIG Sale begins: Treasury sells $6 bln of AIG holdings | Crisis Insight

AIG will be buying back $3 bln of it with cash it garnered from other sales and the AIG profit of Maidenlane Securities sales also likely to be added back … Continue reading

March 7, 2012

US Economy: The US Treasury Auction week: 2yr, 5 yr and 7 yr notes

The gold rush of last week apart, this week’s three big auctions running back to back till Wednesday complete the Treasury’s long term borrowing program on an even keel as … Continue reading

December 20, 2011

Bank Results Season: JP Morgan reverts to a passing game with $4 bln income

Earnings Season off to a good start The good news first, the Bank resumed its leadership in the Deals game with #1 in Fee income year to date, and charge … Continue reading

October 13, 2011 · 4 Comments

Are you shorting US Treasuries just yet? Part II | Advantage Research

You probably already know, but to reaffirm, US treasuries are quite bullish now leaving only long hands PIMCo and a few others in the fray with their threat to short. … Continue reading

May 19, 2011 · 3 Comments

Bank Results Season: Citi and Apple run down the wall of patience

Apple will keep popping up in a lot of banking only conversations for a week before the rest of the retail lifestyle pack and Apple catch up on the professional … Continue reading

January 18, 2011 · 1 Comment

Feels like Monday all over again!

The creative among you would think of PWC’s aborted consulting rebadging and rebranding operation of the nineties, the in-tune with India story sadly, worse off with brain waves about India … Continue reading

March 17, 2010

On the cash you get from warrants | O’nomics

On Thursday, the Treasury Department will auction off the stock warrants it received from the bank as part of its $25 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program loan.The warrants could be … Continue reading

December 9, 2009