Over the weekend there was a new and improved G-20 communique, which was supposed to offer reassurance that the primary economic decision makers have things under control. 892 more words
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Instead of the children’s poem “Humpty Dumpty,” we can use European Union banks instead.
EU banks sat on a wall,
EU banks had a great fall. 60 more words
By Frank Holmes, CEO and Chief Investment Officer for US Global Investors
Looking more Las Vegas casino than Oval Office, the stage Donald Trump delivered his nomination acceptance speech from Thursday was all gold, from the stairs to the podium, completely befitting of his showman-like style. 751 more words
Every UK data release is being closely analysed in the post-Brexit world. But it’s still early days. It’ll be a good number of weeks, probably months, before we have a better handle on the impact of the result. 1,109 more words
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is waiting for “overwhelming evidence” of a stout economy before she takes action.
(Bloomberg) For Federal Reserve officials, getting better never seems to rise to good enough. 241 more words
It was only on Friday that I found myself analysing again the problems and travails of the Italian banking system and this morning we find that its Euro area twin the Portuguese banking system is in further trouble as well. 1,297 more words