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Ian Copsey
Monkey Dangling On A Yo-Yo String?
By Ian Copsey - Oct 01, 2014

Goodness gracious… What the heck provoked that?! By “that” I’m referring to the reaction in the Continental Europeans. By gad, can’t they keep control of themselves? ...

Peter Schiff
Economic Atonement
By Peter Schiff - Sep 30, 2014

This Friday is Yom Kippur, the day when Jews around the world ask forgiveness for their transgressions from the year past. Rabbis remind the penitent to dwell on their sins of omission, in which they ...

Investors Jittery As Geopolitical Tensions Weigh
By Avatrade - Sep 30, 2014

Investors are worried and taking profit is printed on their minds this morning, as the social unrest continues in Hong Kong which has caused the worst two day sell off for some of the indices in Asia ...

Saxo Bank
Why Macro Matters
By Saxo Bank - Sep 30, 2014

• Macroeconomics holds significance for asset managers• Equity, interest rates, credit, commodities are key variables• Actual or realised observations are frequently different from ...

Danske Markets
Market Movers Today   
By Danske Markets - Sep 30, 2014

German retail sales and French consumer spending figures are due for release this morning. These data are quite volatile so they will not provide much new information. Overall, euro-area retail sales ...

Jeremy Cook
Eyes On Hong Kong Ahead Of Eurozone Inflation
By Jeremy Cook - Sep 30, 2014

In the absence of the really juicy data points that are due later in the week, markets have remained glued to developments in Hong Kong. While the protest in the city has remained very much a peaceful...