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How much drawdown is too much?

I had a good week this week.  But I experienced once again something which I have seen quite often when some trades extend longer than anticipated. 472 more words

Swiss Currency Shock Explained

Sorry it’s been a while since the last post once again, I have been slightly bogged down with uni work, but I thought I’d publish a quick summary of what I’ve taken away from the Swiss currency shock. 302 more words


The Dodd Frank Act in a Nutshell

In response to the financial crisis, the Dodd Frank Act was signed by the US Administration in 2010. By affecting all the federal financial regulatory agencies and almost every part of the financial services industry, it reshaped the entire financial regulation in the US. 189 more words

Power entirely for its own sake

It is a terrible book, a compendium of all the heresies, of which I Emmanuel Goldstein am the author and which circulates clandestinely here and there. 38 more words


Swiss Franc Hits a Two-Week Low Versus Both Dollar and Euro

The value of the Swiss franc tumbled to two-week lows versus both the euro and the U.S. dollar Monday amid speculations that the Swiss National Bank (SNB) was intervening to weaken the currency and it was targeting a new exchange rate band. 248 more words


RT: Greece goes ‘cold turkey’ on loans: France to support debt relief, no chance of write-off

Published time: February 01, 2015 22:46

French Finance Minister Michel Sapin (R) and Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis arrive at a joint news conference after a meeting at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris February 1, 2015.(Reuters / Philippe Wojazer ) 492 more words