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Bonds & Bullion Post FOMC

We did not get any clarification from the Fed about forward policy as I expected. The Fed has basically admitted now that they cannot and will not raise the rate ahead of the election. The interesting thing now will be … Continue reading

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Is Japan About To Launch Helicopter Money?

According to what I have been reading it looks like Japan is going to go there and do what many have thought was coming for some time. JPY10 trillion stimulus has been announced by Abe and the government would consider issuing new … Continue reading

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Stocks – Bonds – Gold Up

Just a few charts of interest. It seems that risk is both on and off at the same time. Who will be correct in the end? Does it really matter? Occam’s razor tells us ‘the simplest answer is most often … Continue reading

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Post Brexit Market Health Check

As I said before I went away, there was no point playing the will they wont they game. I don’t think I have ever seen a time when more people were surprised by an outcome of a vote. There was … Continue reading

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Early Brexit Votes Count Turnaround

Big swing as early votes come in. Currently 02.40am London time as I write this post. See how we wash up by the close of the U.S. markets for the week. I will do a wrap-up on the weekend looking … Continue reading

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Cliffhanger – It’s All About The Levels & Nothing More

We had some increased volume due to the quad witch but that was about it. We ended the week with no clear idea of the way forward. The week ahead is likely to be very illiquid so it is not … Continue reading

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Post NFP Market Wrap-Up

Huge miss in the NFP print and yet the zombie market managed to lift in another low volume melt up to almost unchanged $SPX for the week. This is most likely thanks to the plunge protection team who can not … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Blastoff On China Demand

If you are anything like most people I know, your eyes will glaze over at the meer mention of Bitcoin. It could be telling us something very important however. With the Fed poised to go live in June/July many in … Continue reading

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High-Yield Bonds: Truce | Seeking Alpha

The high-yield corporate bond market has performed phenomenally well over the past few months.Perhaps this high-yield rally is signaling that the worst will soon be over for the asset class.Then again Source: High-Yield Bonds: Truce – ProShares Short High Yield … Continue reading

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All Dressed Up With Nowhere To Go I Seeking Alpha

While the hand-wringing of a strong dollar has begun in earnest again as the Fed postures their next move, we continue to believe that the buck’s ship has sailed and is running downwind from its cycle Source: All Dressed Up … Continue reading

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