PARIS - MAY 14: Eiffel Tower Light Performance Show at night on May 14, 2014. The Eiffel tower is the most visited monument of France.

MM #141 – French fate and British snaps

We are back from the vacation just in time for the biggest political event of 2017: the French elections. We look at the potential market reactions and the probabilities of the various scenarios. We cross the channel for more election news from the UK and discuss the impact on the pound before previewing a busy week. […]

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MM #140 – Brexit Bad and “Clean Coal”

The UK is now officially leaving the EU and the real games begin. We begin with this event and its impact on the pound, continue with an update on the French elections and continue to the concept of “clean coal” before previewing the first week of Q2. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback […]

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MM #139 – Murky markets and further Fed fallout

The Ides of March continue echoing and echoing. We discuss further fallouts from the Fed and move to on markets, which are also falling out. Is this the beginning of a downfall? You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Fed fallout: The dovish hike continues hurting the greenback and […]

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MM #138 – The art of the dovish hike

The Ides of March proved to be ominous for dollar bulls as the Fed succeeded in beating the greenback while hiking rates. We discuss what this means and touch on other market moving events before previewing the next week. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. We told you: The Fed […]

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MM #137 – Fed fever and crashing crude in the Ides of March

The rate hike is coming. But what does it mean for markets? We start with the big upcoming event and then continue to the slippery nature of oil prices before previewing other events in the Ides of March. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Fed fever: The NFP cemented […]

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MM #136 – March hike, Macron and Mario Draghi

The Federal Reserve overshadowed Trump as they take the reins once again. We analyze the situation and the implications and then move to the old continent, where politics in France compete with the central bank’s headache.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. March rate hikes: A coordinated chorus of […]

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MM #135 – Fed refocus as monetary matters once again

Markets moved once again on Yellen’s testimony and the data. Is the Fed taking the reins once again after a month of Trump in office?  We discuss where the President has more impact and where the Fed makes or breaks markets. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Trump tweets […]

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PARIS - MAY 14: Eiffel Tower Light Performance Show at night on May 14, 2014. The Eiffel tower is the most visited monument of France.

MM #134 – Oil upside and euro underperformance

It’s crunch-time for oil after the OPEC accord and we crunch the data to see some upside. We then move to something more depressing: European elections which are already depressing the euro.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Awesome oil: The price of the black gold has reasons […]

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MM #133 – Worrying wages and shining gold

We move away from politics to discuss the various aspects of the US jobs report and what it means for markets and then tackle gold prices. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. State of US jobs: The Non-Farm Payrolls report sent mixed signals with different directions for job gains […]

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MM #132 – Trumping Trade and the Donald Dollar

Donald Trump’s first week in office has been a storm, to say the least. We discuss his actions regarding trade, fiscal stimulus and of course, all the market implications. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Trade wars: The topic of the wall on the Mexican border is high on […]

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