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Stocks Rally After Fed Stands Pat


Stocks rallied again last week after the Federal Reserve voted not to raise interest rates this month. While few expected the Fed to act last week, official statements suggest the path to higher rates looks clearer. 1,474 more words

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Options traders start positioning for U.S. election volatility

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NEW YORK Six weeks ahead of the U.S. presidential election as opinion polls show a tightening race, traders in the options market have begun to position for more stock gyrations. 469 more words

23 September 2016: Election in focus

The Fed has been quite dominant on the minds of investors this year. The next two months this will change.

The outcomes of the Fed’s meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday were still on the mind of investors yesterday. 889 more words

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Взлеты, падения, кражи – стоит ли инвестировать в биткойн?

Этот год биткойн лихорадило по-крупному – постоянные скачки курса, резонансные кражи. Поэтому сдержанное отношение к этой криптовалюте вполне объяснимо. Однако эксперты сходятся на том, что биткойн является жизнеспособной инвестицией. 38 more words


22 September 2016: Never an exciting moment

No alarms and no surprises. The Fed is not raising interest rates.

As expected by many, the Fed did not raise interest rates yesterday. ‘Fed’ and ‘surprise’ is not a combination that one can encounter often. 513 more words

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My Macro Thesis And Its Derivatives (continued)

Link to the introduction: Before I lay out my macro thesis…

Applying Cassel’s idea, circa 2016: Just before I make the connection between Cassel’s idea and today’s macro economic situation, I’d like to make a brief digression to Nikolai Kondratiev. 2,003 more words


After Summer Slumber, Volatility is Back


Volatility picked up last week due to pressures from lower oil prices and speculation about the timing of the Federal Reserve’s next rate hike. 1,266 more words

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