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Alhambra: China Central Bankers Are Desperate... "Like 2015 Desperate".

Authored by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, Chinese Money Math What has changed in China? Many if not most in the West haven’t yet...

International Demand For US Bonds Rebounds, But China Dumps Most Since Jan.

Treasury International Capital net flows rebounded in July with France and Norway the biggest buyers of Treasury bonds (+$17.6bn and $11.1bn Respectively) but more notably,...

What Drives The Trade Deficit?.

It’s the national savings-investment imbalance, Stupid! It is explained clearly by the following national income identity, which we have posted several times over the years....

Debt-Laden Canadians Struggling Amid Decade-High Monthly Payments.

Canadians are spending more of their monthly budget on servicing debt, according to Bloomberg, hitting highs not seen since late 2008.  The household debt service ratio --...

Soybeans plunge to near their lowest level in a decade.

Scott Olson/Getty Images Soybean prices fell more than 1% on Tuesday amid a quickly advancing US harvest and an escalation in trade tensions with China....

Why WTI Could Crash In The Coming Weeks.

Authored by Irina Slav via Oilprice.com, West Texas Intermediate could drop to US$65 a barrel later this year on the back of extra maintenance work...

Deloitte sounds alarm about Canada’s ‘zombie’ companies.

Public firms more than 10 years old, lacking the revenue to cover interest payments on debt, are staying afloat thanks to poor insolvency structures Canada’s...

Trade war between U.S. and China could last 20 years, warns billionaire Jack Ma.

It's going to last longer and have a bigger impact than most people think Billionaire Jack Ma sent out a grave warning regarding the trade...

A Warning From The Rest Of The World.

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, In our last installment of Technically Speaking, we discussed the current bullish trend and our price target of 3000 by...

Trump to slap tariffs on $200B more Chinese goods.

President says announcement comes after an investigation found China 'is engaged in numerous unfair policies and practices.' President Donald Trump announced Monday that the United...

What will spark the next financial crisis? Here’s one candidate.

Opinion: In the market for corporate loans, investors have fulfilled at least one prerequisite: They're dropping their guard Now that everything has been said about...

Long-Term Treasury: 4 Percent Or Bust.

Great chart from Charlie B.   He asked 3.5 or 2.5 percent? We say beeline to 4 percent, when the rate breaks 3.13 percent, and quicker...

Mall retailers want their rent cut after Sears Canada exit.

Gap and Children’s Place want compensation for loss of anchor store Two retail companies want an Ontario court to allow them to exercise their co-tenancy...

Why One Bank Sees A Global "Minsky Moment On The Horizon".

In a time when every strategist has put together a "hot take" on the causes of the financial crisis and its aftermath, with BCA going...

A spike in 10-year Treasury yields could trigger a financial crisis to rival the Great Depression.

Lucas Jackson/Reuters The next bear market risks causing a $10 trillion crash in the US housing market that would lead to a downturn to rival...

The market legend who’s called every modern financial collapse explains the biggest mistake investors make when a bubble looks ready to burst.

YouTube / WealthTrack Jeremy Grantham, the cofounder and chief investment strategist at the $71 billion Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo, has become a world-renowned market...

IMF: No-deal Brexit would have ‘substantial costs’ for UK economy.

In its annual statement on the health of the UK economy, the IMF said reaching a Brexit deal was 'critical.' LONDON — The range of...

Trump doubles down on trade war with China and warns: 'If countries will not make fair deals with us, they will be "Tariffed!"'.

Alex Wong/Getty Images Trump: "Tariffs have put the U.S. in a very strong bargaining position." Threatens other countries with tariffs if they don't "make fair...

We Still Haven't Learned the Right Lessons from the 2008 Crash.

Financial media-administered history lessons — whether by commentaries or interviews — on the Great Crash that occurred 10 years ago are frightening. The would-be history...

‘The Digital Revolution Has Introduced New Addictions.’ Fortnite Is Being Cited in Divorce Cases.

According to Divorce Online, Fortnite: Battle Royale has been cited in 200 divorce petitions filed through the site. Fortnite apparently is not just a video...

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