Posts filed under “Currency”

How to Bypass the Debt Limit

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Bypass the Debt Limit
Source: Yahoo Finance

Category: Currency, Politics, Video

Capital Flight inside the Euro Area: Cooling Off a Fire Sale

Capital Flight inside the Euro Area: Cooling Off a Fire Sale Matthew Higgins and Thomas Klitgaard Liberty Street Economics, October 02, 2013     Countries in the euro area periphery such as Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Spain saw large-scale capital flight in 2011 and the first half of 2012. While events unfolded much like a…Read More

Category: Currency, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Category: Currency, Think Tank

Is Gold Overdue for a Bounce?

Back in my days as a trader, I would peruse the lists of 52 week lows looking for reversal candidates. The key was finding an intelligent entry that had a very tight stop, so it presented a good risk reward. I am happy to risk one dollar to make three. Slowly build the position over…Read More

Category: Currency, Gold & Precious Metals, Technical Analysis, Trading

Yuan: Redback Rising

The Chinese yuan has gone from being controversially weak to uncomfortably strong:

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Category: Currency, Video

Currency Markets Are Rigged

EVERY Market Is Rigged Bloomberg reports today: Traders at some of the world’s biggest banks manipulated benchmark foreign-exchange rates used to set the value of trillions of dollars of investments, according to five dealers with knowledge of the practice. Employees have been front-running client orders and rigging WM/Reuters rates by pushing through trades before and…Read More

Category: Currency, Think Tank

Category: Currency, Federal Reserve, Think Tank

Art Cashin: End of Austerity?

CNBC’s Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss Europe and why the markets there are up. “Hope springs eternal,” he says.

90 Seconds with Art Cashin: End of Austerity?

Wed 24 Apr 13 | 11:40 AM ET

Category: Bailouts, Currency, Video

New $100 Bill Coming October 8, 2013

Click to enlarge ~~~ Source: New Money

Category: Currency, Digital Media

1901: When US Currency Was Beautiful

United States $10 Banknote, Legal Tender, Series of 1901 Hat tip boingboing, National Numismatic Collection (NNC) of the Smithsonian Institution   Back in the day, US currency did not have Presidents on it, but rather, consisted of “animals and symbolic statuary” as well as landscapes.

Category: Currency