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It's all Greek to me

Wednesday the Fed will end its two-day meeting without a scheduled press conference to follow.

Markets should not expect and movement in rates, since Fed chief Janet Yellen already tipped of the bond pits that no rate hike will happen after a meeting without a press conference. 189 more words


China's Potemkim economy

On Monday, the Chinese equity market imploded with Shanghai exchange falling 8.5% and other stock markets in Beijing and Hong Kong falling 5% or more. 266 more words


What happens when conspiracy theory become market fact?

French bank SocGen issued a report this week, which puts the lie to central banks not playing in the stock market.

While some have written about the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets — commonly called the Plunge Protection Team — for its involvement in the equity markets, many have called them conspiracy theorists for thinking the Federal Reserve along with Treasury would conspire to buoy stock prices in short or longer term. 229 more words


Status Quo Ante Referendum (Part1): A brief economic history of Greece and the European Monetary Union

This is part 1 of a 3-part article by new Unapologist, Amogh Sahu. The next 2 parts will be released over the next week.

In the wake of Alexis Tsipras’s decision to go for a referendum on the new bailout “deal” offered to Greece by the European Union, I feel it necessary for a little recap about why the European Union got into this mess in the first place, the role that Greece plays in this mess, and problems that people want to resolve, as well as those that people want to ignore. 1,738 more words

Politics & Economics

Wall St. can't stand to watch Apple's numbers

So Apple disappointed Wall Street with record quarterly revenues of $49.61 billion a 32.5 percent rise from a year earlier, beating Wall Street’s expectations of $49.43 billion. 242 more words


A Chinese Monetary Implosion May possibly Spur Possibilities - Here Are 4 Stocks to ...

A Chinese Economic Implosion May possibly Spur Opportunities – Right here Are four Stocks to …
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The Price of a Monetary Donation

“I’ll start donating once I make more money.”

I realized today that the statement above is an excuse, a really pathetic one. I’ve always found importance in giving back to the community, but other than the occasional volunteer work, I’ve never really made an effort to commit to that. 263 more words