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Goodell announces revisions to personal conduct policy, Cam Newton released from hospital and markets have an ugh! day (thank you oil, again)

Wednesday December 10th

Sports Update:

NFL:  Panthers QB Cam Newton doing ok following car crash

  • The story:  25 year old Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was in a car accident on Tuesday in downtown Charlotte where his truck tipped over in trying to avoid collision with another car.
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Falling crude threatens gold

Nymex Light Crude broke long-term support at $76/barrel, signaling a further decline. Sharply falling 13-week Twiggs Momentum reinforces this. Brent crude is in a similar down-trend. 143 more words

China & HK

OPEC and the Logic of Low Oil Prices

OPEC has an important meeting on November 27th.  The market seems to be anticipating that, at “worst”, there will be a floor put under Brent around the current levels or, at “best”, prices will start trending up toward what the oil analysts view as the “natural” long run price of $95-$100 per barrel. 552 more words

Economic Impact

G20’s shaky growth base

For the sake of global prosperity, you have to hope that the pro-growth commitments made by the visiting national leaders at Brisbane’s G20 are of a higher quality that those proposed by the host. 705 more words

G20 commits to higher growth, fight climate change; Russia isolated over Ukraine

(Reuters) – Leaders from the G20 group of nations agreed on Sunday to boost flagging global growth, tackle climate change and crack down on tax avoidance but ties between the West and… 272 more words


6 commitments made by G20 leaders

BRISBANE, Australia – The communique issued by a weekend summit of the 20 biggest wealthy and developing economies spanned issues from boosting growth to combating corruption. 448 more words