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NYU’s ‘Dean Of Valuation’: Bitcoin’s Not A Fraud, It’s A Currency

Aswath Damodaran, a professor of finance at the NYU's Stern School of Business, disagrees with JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon that bitcoin is a "fraud," and explains that, in his view, the cryptocurrency is a currency rather than an asset in a new blog post. Often referred to as Wall Street's "Dean of Valuation," Damodaran […]

Swiss Franc and Yen Remain Heavy as New Distractions Replace DPRK

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / August 16, 2017 The Japanese yen and Swiss franc remain heavy as the markets continue to shift away from the geopolitical risks.  A return to the macroeconomic agenda is being deterred by new drama from Washington and reports suggesting that ECB’s Draghi will not be discussing the central bank’s monetary policy course at Jackson Hole […]

“Mystery” Central Bank Buyer Revealed: SNB Now Owns A Record $84 Billion In US Stocks

In the second quarter of the year, one in which unlike in Q1 fund flows showed a persistent and perplexing outflow from US stocks and into European and Emerging Markets, a trading desk rumor emerged that even as institutional traders dumped stocks and retail investors piled into ETFs, a “mystery” central bank was quietly bidding […]

Fighting inflation with FX, a real traders market

(GLOBALINTELHUB.COM) Dover, DE — 7/18/2017 — Hidden in plain site, as the Trump administration finally released something of substance regarding the so called promised “Trade Negotiation” we see FX take center stage in the global drama unfolding.  As noted on a Zero Hedge article: The much anticipated document (press release and link to full document) released by […]

The Swiss National Bank Owns $80 Billion In US Stocks – Here’s The Catch

Authored by John Mauldin via MauldinEconomics.com, Switzerland is a small country of just 8 million people, but they make an outsized impact on economics and finance and money. Because Switzerland is considered a safe haven and a well-run country, many people would like to hold large amounts of their assets in the Swiss franc. This […]

SNB Spent $68 Billion On Currency Manipulation In 2016

While Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed his displeasure with China for manipulating its currency, he appears to have recently figured out that over the past 2 years Beijing has been spending hundreds of billions in dollar to strengthen, not weaken, the Yuan and to halt the ~$1 trillion in capital flight from China. But while […]

The US Dollar Is Now Overvalued Against Almost Every Currency In The World

Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, In September 1986, The Economist weekly newspaper published its first-ever “Big Mac Index”. It was a light-hearted way for the paper to gauge whether foreign currencies are over- or under-valued by comparing the prices of Big Macs around the world. In theory, the price of a Big Mac in […]

Man Who Predicted Collapse Of Euro Against Swiss Franc Now Warns Huge Shock Will Bring The World To Its Knees

kingworldnews.com / January 22, 2017 On the heels of Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the United States, today the man who has become legendary for his predictions on QE, historic moves in currencies, warned King World News he is inheriting a nation and a world that is now standing at the edge of a precipice. World […]

Dollar Illiquidity Getting Critical: A $10 Trillion Short Which The Fed Does Not Understand

In the latest report from ADM ISI’s strategy team, “Dollar Liquidity Threat is Getting Critical and Fed is M.I.A.”, Paul Mylchreest argues that mainstream economic luminaries (like Carmen Reinhart) are finally acknowledging the evolving crisis due to the dollar shortage outside the US, a topic which even the head researcher at the BIS shone a […]

Major Currency Pairs & The Election (Video)

By EconMatters We focus on the Election effects regarding the major currency pairs and the US Dollar in this video. Check out the Swiss Franc and the Mexican Peso Price Action after the election. This election has probably been great for CNN`s ratings, that would be a short after the election cycle is over. © […]