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The Timing Of Information Acquisition
By AllAboutAlpha  - Oct 29, 2014

A recent paper by Nathan Swen, of the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas, compares the “timing of information acquisition” by hedge funds and mutual funds, focusing especially on the ...

Ian Copsey
Poised For A Stronger Directional Move
By Ian Copsey - Oct 29, 2014

Corrective structures are always the bigger challenge compared to impulsive waves. They have more twists and turns, dead ends and often play tricks within a correction within the correction. It ends ...

Cam Hui
The Right Way And Wrong Way To Hate The Fed
By Cam Hui - Oct 29, 2014

In these pages, I have tried very hard to remain apolitical in my writings. While I hold certain political positions, I don't let them affect my investment views. It it with some alarm that I am ...

Lance Roberts
The Math Of Loss
By Lance Roberts - Oct 28, 2014

Business Insider recently published an article suggesting that if you missed the recent short covering rally then you made a classic mistake in investing. "Because of the way our brains work, most of...

Frank Holmes
Talking Turkey With John Derrick
By Frank Holmes - Oct 28, 2014

Upon his arrival in Istanbul, John Derrick prepared his notes for the next two days’ worth of meetings while he spent a cool, drizzly afternoon outside a café, sipping coffee and watching ships cruise...

Aussie dollar resilient awaiting key US data
By FIBO GROUP - Oct 28, 2014

The Australian dollar is hovering around the US88.20 cents mark today holding its ground despite falls in overseas sharemarkets overnight. Fears also grew yesterday about the state of the European ...

Stocks after Last Week’s Rally
By anyoption - Oct 28, 2014

Last week was a great week for stock markets. Building momentum on unexpected data, the tables have shifted after a downward trend that seemed like it was going on forever. I wrote my opinion of what ...

Danske Markets
Riksbank Goes Zero For Longer   
By Danske Markets - Oct 28, 2014

The Riksbank went a bit further than we expected by cutting the repo rate to zero but it was in line with our expectations in terms of postponing the first rate hike to mid-2016. It also said that if ...

Marc Chandler
Dollar Dithers As QE Withers
By Marc Chandler - Oct 28, 2014

The US Dollar is narrowly mixed in quiet turnover. The historic FOMC meeting that announces the end of QE is finally at hand. This marks a new phase, post-QE, for monetary policy, and the US economy ...