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MM #189 – Stocks rises are mostly Fed-fueled but this is not QE

Stocks continue rising and ignoring depressing news. The Federal Reserve is the primary driver. We explain what the Fed is doing, why it is not QE and what’s next for stocks. You are welcome to listen, subscribe and provide feedback. A quick history for Fed action: The Federal Reserve is not only moving rates but […]

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MM #184 – Are stocks free falling or is it a buying opportunity?

US stocks are falling from the highs and are officially in correction territory. But are the bears in full control? We analyze the reasons for the drop and argue about the next moves before providing an update on Brexit. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. What’s going on with […]

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MM #177 – Volatility venting and Brexit can-kicking

We start by giving an update on some progress in Brexit before moving to the high volatility markets are experiencing and wrapping up with a preview. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Brexit transition deal: The smiles and cheers for a Brexit transition deal still leave a lot of […]

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MM #173 – Volatility is back with a vengeance and the perky pound

Markets are rocking and rolling with high volatility coming back. We analyze what’s going on before moving to the pound and previewing a busy week.   You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Markets are moving: Stocks are falling and even when they rise, the movements are much sharper than they […]

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MM #150 – Markets are finally moving – will it last?

Markets are finally on the move and it is not limited to one asset class. We tackle central bank hawkishness, stocks, bonds and all the major regions before previewing the strong start to July. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Central bank hawkishness: The Sintra gathering resulted in a gradual shift towards tapering […]

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MM #145 – Fading political risk, constructive on crude

We start from the political storms that were only a storm in teacup for stocks. We then continue with oil and see some room for rises before previewing the events of the week. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Knee-jerk reaction to politics: A potential obstruction of justice by Trump resulted […]

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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 #124 – Not all financial assets are Trump-ed equally

Financial markets are certainly moving in the near-fortnight after Trump shocked markets with his ascent to the presidency.  You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Currencies: We focus on the three major currency pairs: EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY which are reacting differently, partly on monetary policy divergence and also on politics. […]

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MM #103 – Talking Stocks

Market movers talks about markets: what’s the next move in stocks? After endless range trading, is it time for a big breakout? We talk stocks, the oil recovery and preview the busy week. You are welcome to listen, subscribe, provide feedback and pledge support on Patreon. Sell in May and go away?: It doesn’t usually go that way, but we […]

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