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MM #161 – Black gold shining and comparing QEs

We start off with rising oil prices, diving into the reasons for the rise and what we expect for the future. We move on to the highly anticipated ECB decision and tackle it from a different angle. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Black gold shining again: Inventories are […]

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MM #160 – Good, bad and ugly NFP, Catalan crisis update

The messy jobs report provides another mystery, in addition to the absence of inflation. We begin with run-down of the NFP and the implications for the Fed, continue with the Catalan crisis and preview the upcoming events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. NFP analysis: The hurricanes totally distorted […]

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MM #159 – Euro troubles and golden opportunities

We tour through Europe: Germany’s elections, France’s ambitions and the chaos in Catalonia. We then continue to talk about the action in gold prices and its potential before previewing a busy week to start Q4. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. German elections: The fractured parliament created political uncertainty […]

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MM #158 – Fed mysteries and dismissing missiles

We’re back from our vacation and we tackle the Fed decision and its mysteries around inflation. What does it mean for the dollar? We then continue to discuss the diminishing effect of geopolitics on markets before preview the last week of Q3. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. The […]

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MM #157 – Everything you need to know for September

The summer lull is about to end and Jackson Hole provides a hint for things to come. The calendar is packed with known events and a lot of known unknown events, such as the nomination of a new Fed Chair. We preview all the big events you need to know about. You are welcome to […]

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MM #156 – Missing: inflation and a stock market crash

Developed countries used to combat high inflation and after winning, the dearth of price rises become a worry and mystery. We discuss inflation and the stock market before preview the next big events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Absent inflation: Long gone are the days of rising prices […]

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MM #155 – Is black gold in the black?

Oil is sometimes called “the black gold”, but it’s recent price range is far from being that precious. What’s next? We begin with black gold and move to gold prices, which are lifting their heads of late. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Oily days: The price of the […]

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MM #154 – As good as it gets? – US economy edition

We’re back from our vacation and we tackle the US economy given the recent data. Is it good enough? We tackle recent events before previewing the next ones. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. US economic indicatos: The recent data coming out of the US has been better, but expectations were quite low. […]

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MM #153 – Draghi Dud and the Petrol Pendulum

The euro is at record levels and Draghi couldn’t stop it. We then move to the changes in oil markets and the current pendulum swing. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Draghi’s failed dovishness: The ECB could not convince markets that they are dovish. Isn’t printing 60 billion euros per […]

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MM #152 – Yellen is not loving it, markets do

The dollar and bond yields were on the back foot while stocks advance on a mix of Yellen’s testimony on inflation, inflation itself and politics. We break down the events and look towards a hot summer. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Yellen’s testimony: In the Fed Chair’s testimony, the tone […]

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