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The sun is setting on "quantitative easing" in the US: Did it work?

It’s nearly official. The Federal Reserve confirmed yesterday that if all goes according to plan, it will finally stop its policy of creating new money from thin air… 584 more words

Yesterday’s retrospective – 18 September

Wednesday was a good day for stock markets with European equities gaining ground. Italian FTSE MIB and Spanish IBEX 35 climbing 1.5% and 1% respectively. French CAC 40 gained 0.5% and German DAX rose by 0.3%. 331 more words


China's not stimulating its economy. It's just keeping it from freezing up

Yesterday, the People’s Bank of China leaked to the press that it had pumped 500 billion yuan ($81 billion) into its financial system. Exciting news, coming in the wake of a batch of recent… 496 more words


Help! I need somebody,
Help! Not just anybody,
Help! You know I need someone,
When I was younger, so much younger than today,
I never needed anybody’s help in any way, 757 more words

Cloudy With a Chance of Rate Hikes

Yesterday I came home from work as I normally do. I ate dinner as I normally do. And then I felt an intense pain above my heart which I normally do not. 467 more words


Europa heeft minder tijd nodig

To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time. Leonard Bernstein

Op het moment geeft Draghi Europese politici steeds meer tijd zonder dat ze een plan hebben om hun economieën structureel te hervormen.

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