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Pavlovian Stimulus Response

Anticipation of an imminent rate rise in the U.S. is soaring and yet so too are expectations of more stimulus by global central banks. I don’t think I have to tell you which one I favour as the most likely … Continue reading

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Currency Wars

Is is just a coincidence that the Chinese yuan will be added to the IMF’s SDR basket on October 1st and the Jubilee year ends on October 2nd? I think not. I have been following this story about the death … Continue reading

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Irresistible Force Paradox

Business cycles and central bank intervention. Irresistible force paradox. When an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. One of the greatest questions on traders minds in recent years is, will the central banks be able to hold off the unstoppable … Continue reading

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The Untold Story Behind Saudi Arabia’s 41-Year U.S. Debt Secret

How a legendary bond trader from Salomon Brothers brokered a do-or-die deal that reshaped U.S.-Saudi relations for generations. Source: The Untold Story Behind Saudi Arabia’s 41-Year U.S. Debt Secret

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