Markets

Europe vs The USA... And The Winner Is ....

I like to keep an eye on what's going on in the world around us. That means also monitoring what's happening in markets that are maybe not directly of interest when it comes to trading or investing. For stock markets around the world I like to use the pre-defined group "International Stockmarket ...

Has A Big Bear Market Rally Just Finished ? 2019-03-23 Weekly Market Roundup

World Charts Look Risky Outside Bars Suggest Reversal Commodities Under Fire Timing on the Copper and Steel charts is Unnerving Energy-related ETFs and Stocks have Huge Caution Signs Watching to see if Gold is the Next Bullish Move (expecting a huge move) Continuing with my theme of t ...

Book Bits | 23 March 2019

● The Knowledge Economy By Roberto Mangabeira UngerSummary via publisher (Verso) Adam Smith and Karl Marx recognized that the best way to understand the economy is to study the most advanced practice of production. Today that practice is no longer conventional manufacturing: it is the radically i ...

Schedule for Week of March 24, 2019

The key reports this week are the third estimate of Q4 GDP, February Housing Starts and New Home Sales.Other key reports include Case-Shiller house prices, and Personal Income for February, and Personal Outlays for January.For manufacturing, the March Dallas, Richmond and Kansas City manufacturing s ...

Interview: Relating Moves in Bonds, US dollar & Stocks to Gold

Jordan Roy-Byrne, Founder of The Daily Gold joins me to share his thoughts on how gold has reacted to the moves in bonds, USD, and US markets. While we are seeing a lot of range bound markets but gold has been strangely quiet. Click Here to Learn About TheDailyGold Premium   ...

March 22, 2019

The International Association of Insurance Supervisors has announced: The CSFWG will host an ICS Stakeholder Meeting in Orlando on 10 April. The stakeholder meeting is intended to provide a forum for constructive feedback on ICS Version 2.0. Stakeholders who wish to provide presentations on key iss ...

Toronto Rock Lacrosse Ticket Giveaway : Update #7

I have ten nine eight seven six five four two pairs of Toronto Rock Lacrosse tickets to give away! Congratulations to Assiduous Reader Jonathan Caners, who won the tickets to the April 5 game against the Buffalo Bandits! And congratulations to Assiduous Reader Fed Sanchez, who won the tickets to th ...

AQN.PR.D : No Conversion To FloatingReset

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. has announced: that none of its outstanding 4,000,000 Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series D (the “Series D Preferred Shares”) will be converted on April 1, 2019, into Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares, Series E (the “Series E Preferred Shar ...

TFMR Podcast - Friday, March 22

With TF 19 Comments | 7 Likes What a day. What a week! So today let's take stock of all that has transpired and then begin to assess what's coming next. We begin with a general discussion of the wild day in the bond and equity markets. Recession is becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy and you s ...

Dollar Recovers Fed Driven Losses on Safe-haven Flows

The US dollar had a wild week, finishing the week mixed against its major trading partners, as market participants reassess the effects of the Fed’s dovish commitment and how much weaker the German economy will become.  Risk-aversion remains the key theme for financial markets after the three-mo ...