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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 #121 – 3 Ingredients of Risk-Off and Risk-On

Indicators are nice, but sometimes ongoing news stories make or break markets. We focus on three ingredients that move the market as a whole.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Presidential Debate: The US elections are finally moving markets, and Clinton’s apparent victory is moving currencies. There are […]

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MM #117 – What markets really do on jobs day

The NFP always moves markets, but how exactly? We look at the bigger picture of the market impact, continue with previewing the ECB and finish with discussing more events on the calendar. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. NFP Impact: The Non-Farm Payrolls report always leaves its mark on currency and stock markets. We examine […]

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MM #116 – Ready your rate radar

The Fed is the center of attention once again with higher expectations for a rate hike following Jackson Hole. We explain what happened and also examine if the data supports it before moving to the upcoming events.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Consistent case for a rate hike: While […]

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MM #114 – About the Fed’s forecasting failures

Are central bankers losing the plot? We discuss the problematic Fed’s forecasting, the unusual market impact from a rate cut and also update on the US economy and the road ahead. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Update on the economy: It is becoming harder to find a consistent theme with […]

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MM #105 – Oil, Brexit and the Big Fed Preview

We don’t miss any of the hot topics: oil which is on fire, the fierce Brexit debate and the upcoming Fed meeting. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Oil: Is the price right? We weigh the factors pushing prices higher and those pushing to the other side and doubt if […]

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MM #104 – Payroll Problem and Rate Readiness

The terrible US jobs report continues rocking markets. What’s really going on there? And are markets ready for a rate hike?  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Payroll Problem: We digest the bad jobs report, what it means for markets and how it should be interpreted. It goes beyond the […]

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MM #100 – Markets vs. Trump vs. Clinton

The US Presidential Elections are clear: Clinton vs. Trump. What does this mean for markets? We discuss the potential impact and catch up on recent developments as well before looking to what’s next. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. US data vs. rate hike: The NFP was mixed again with […]

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MM #93 – Drum roll for Draghi

We begin by helping you understand the recent data including the NFP and focus from the Draghi’s dilemma as well as other events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. US jobs – glass half full or half empty: Job gains and wages did the ol’-switcheroo and this makes things complicated for […]

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MM #92 – Time for Regrets? Referendum and Rates version

When Boris backs a Brexit, the whole world worries. After discussing the Brexit fears, we move to the Fed’s potential regret regarding rates and finish off with a dense preview of the week’s events. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Brexit: We discuss the event that not only rocks the pound […]

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