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DAX threatens bear trend

Germany’s DAX is retracing for another test of support at 9300 and 13-week Twiggs Money Flow retreat below zero, after a bearish divergence, warns of long-term selling pressure. 63 more words

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The Scottish Question Has Not Been Answered

Peter Geoghegan writes on the impact of further devolution in Scotland:

At present, England has no devolved legislature similar to Scotland’s. Instead, all laws for England are made at Westminster.

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"The Russians fear us far more than we fear them" | Nigel Farage

Not often I agree with Nigel Farage, but his prescient 2008 warning about Russia and the Ukraine makes you wonder about EU foreign policy:

UK & Europe

Market turbulence

A Coincident Economic Activity Index above 0.2 indicates the US recovery is on track. Produced by the Philadelphia Fed, the index includes four indicators: nonfarm payroll employment, the unemployment rate, average hours worked in manufacturing, and wages and salaries. 70 more words

US & Canada

Trouble in the East

Expect a continued arm wrestle between Russia and the West over influence in the Ukraine. Russians obviously view their shrinking sphere of influence as a threat to future security. 73 more words

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S&P 500 broadening wedge

  • We are at the September quarter-end and can expect stock weakness to continue into October
  • The Dollar is rising
  • Gold and crude oil are falling…
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How Laissez-Faire Made Sweden Rich | Libertarianism.org

From Johan Norberg:

…But in one century, everything was changed. Sweden had the fastest economic and social development that its people had ever experienced, and one of the fastest the world had ever seen.

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