Choose Your News
Japan Prime Minister Abe's ruling coalition is set for a sweeping victory in Sunday's general election, and may retain the two-thirds parliamentary majority... [Read More]
In a relatively tame by his weekend standards Twitter outburst, President Trump on Sunday again ripped into Rep. Frederica Wilson, extending his feud... [Read More]
Voters in Italy's two wealthiest northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto are voting on Sunday in referendums for greater autonomy from Rome, in ... [Read More]
"Certainly Iranian militias that are in Iraq, now that the fighting against (the Islamic State group) is coming to a close, those militias need to... [Read More]
In a stunning and unexpected development, President Donald Trump has signed an executive order allowing the Air Force to recall up to 1,000... [Read More]
China has banks. They lend money. But pierce the patina and you find a vast subsidy machine, with no cold-blooded allocation of capital. There are... [Read More]
"Concerns about a continuing buildup in debt loads and overstretched asset valuations could have global economic repercussions. This section uses a scenario analysis to illustrate... [Read More]
Suddenly the last five years don't feel quite as bad. In the mid-$1,200s is sort of normal (since 2008, at least). [Read More]
The BOJ previously avoided bonds from companies rocked by scandal, according to the Nikkei. Such avoidance has occurred even if the security otherwise meets credit... [Read More]
"In the ninth year of economic expansion, with S&P 500 up 15% YTD, the most common question from clients is, 'When will the rally end?'" [Read More]
The main risk event in the coming week will be the ECB's long-awaited announcement of what the central bank's QE tapering will look like.Here... [Read More]
The US Air Force is preparing to put nuclear-armed bombers back on 24-hour ready alert, a status not seen since the Cold War ended in... [Read More]
... the global adoption of Quantitative Easing/Money Printing meant the entire price discovery process would become suspended... [Read More]
Yen is weaker and Japanese equity futures notably higher following a landslide election victory for Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe which theoretically ushers in yet... [Read More]
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced that his central government would use Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution to sack the entire Catalan regional government... [Read More]
The Czech election takes place today, with the "Czech Donald Trump", Andrej Babis, expected to be voted in as Prime Minister. Babis - the... [Read More]
Led by Catalonia's separatist president Carles Puigdemont, hundreds of thousands of independence supporters protested in Barcelona on Saturday, shouting... [Read More]
"The front of the curve is increasingly confident about a Fed that will hike not only in December but at-least two more times next year.... [Read More]
Of all the residential floor space sold in China last year, 18% was purchased by the government. The share could reach 24% this year -... [Read More]
Do they think that taking literally trillions of dollars off their balance sheet over the next few years is not going to have a reverse... [Read More]