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Investment U
The Solution To Ultra-Low Interest Rates By Investment U - May 24, 2015

The addiction continues... The latest word from the Fed tells us there’s no rate hike in sight. Welcome to a world without interest rates. The Fed’s inability to wean us off its stimulus ...

Marc Chandler
Dollar Bulls Retake The Whip Hand By Marc Chandler - May 24, 2015

The US dollar had a good week. Indeed, the Dollar Index's 3.3% rise was its best weekly performance since last September. After looking rather bleak, the divergence theme struck back with a vengeance....

Tim Knight
XIV: Complacency Is King By Tim Knight - May 22, 2015

“This is the most hated rally in history” “It isn’t a bubble because people think it’s a bubble” “Everybody is bearish” If you want to see just how ...

Marc Chandler
Emerging Markets: What Has Changed By Marc Chandler - May 22, 2015

1) Petrobras reported stronger than expected Q1 earnings2) A Colombian court ordered a delay to the sale of the government’s 57.6% stake in hydropower company Isagen3) The Mexican government cut...

Craig Erlam
Central Bankers Speak Ahead Of U.S. Holiday By Craig Erlam - May 22, 2015

U.S. futures are treading water ahead of the open as traders take cover in the run up to what could be a volatile final session before the bank holiday weekend. The Friday before the bank holiday ...