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The Silent War on Cash

Twice a week I go to a little hidden gem leaving work called Nutrition Depot where I get a delicious healthy smoothie. With tax the cost is $5.67 which I perpetually pay with cash.  813 more words

Philosophy And Life

reason to raise rates

“The U.S. economy looks solid heading into year-end and, backed by a tightening labor market, the Fed is set to raise rates next week,” said Robert Kavcic, a senior economist at… 161 more words

Market Signals

Fidelity Asset Class Outlook 2017

Fidelity‘s Asset Class Outlook for 2017 is out!

Markets have been quick in adapting to a post-Trump, post-Brexit landscape. What lies ahead for equites, fixed income and alternatives? 9 more words

Macro

Italy’s Referendum and the Future of the EU

Italians head to the polls on Sunday, December 4, to approve or reject a series of constitutional reforms that will redirect policy competence from the regions to the state, that will transform the Senate into a council of regions, and that will concentrate power in the Chamber of Deputies and the national government. 936 more words

Weekly Note

The Plaza Accords

In 1985 a precedent was set, as the leading economies of the day met to agree a way forward for mutual benefit and growth.

Read a summary of the event… 87 more words

Economics

Aurora - A Short History of Gold and a Brief Look at Its Investment Opportunities

Thank you for more than 1000 views in the first five months of this blog. I appreciate everyone who takes some of their precious time to read one of my articles and am especially grateful for all the comments and suggestions that I have received so far. 2,786 more words

Economics