In A Bubble Economy, Capital Goods Aren’t Always A Good Thing

Authored by Frank Shostak via The Mises Institute, The annual rate for US non-military capital goods orders excluding aircraft fell to 1.9% in September from...

World Finance Leaders Scramble For A Solution To Escalating Trade War, Rising Rates

The main takeaway from the IMF and World Bank Group annual meeting in Bali, which hosted financial ministers and central bank governors from around...

Chris Cole: The Coming $2 Trillion Short-Vol Blowup Could Be More Devastating Than 1987

In a now-legendary interview given almost exactly one year ago, Artemis Capital's Chris Cole appeared on the MacroVoices podcast to elaborate on a paper...

Hedge Funds Have Never Been More Levered Or More Invested In The Same Handful...

Authored by Christopher Metli, Executive Director of MOrgan Stanley Quant Derivative Strategies Investors largely shrugged off the factor rotation on Feb 4th as an isolated...

Goodbye American Dream: The Average U.S. Household Is $137,063 In Debt, And 38.4% Of...

Once upon a time the United States had the largest and most vibrant middle class in the history of the world, but now the...

St Louis Fed Promotes Still More Free Money For Banks (And Hiding It All)

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, St Louis Fed researchers concocted a scheme to pay banks still more free money, but this time hiding all...

“That’s The Greatest Risk” – Head Of World’s Largest PE Firm Warns Of “Asset...

It's not just corporate insiders of publicly traded companies who are dumping stocks at a feverish pace: private equity also would be... if of...

John Mauldin: Trade Wars Could Trigger “The Next Great Depression”

Last week on Erik Townsend's Macrovoices podcast, Jim Grant, storied credit investor and founder of Grant's Interest Rate Observer, explained the reasoning behind his call that...

Citi: “2018 Is Not Going To Plan”

Discussing recent trends in the bond market, Citi's credit strategists point out that there have been a lot of surprised traders this year, because...

Bernanke Beliefs Busted: New Research Foretells QE Domination

Authored by Daniel Nevins via FFWiley.com, The title refers to a consensus-shattering paper that was unveiled at the University of Chicago last month before a Who’s Who...

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