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$1 Trillion In Liquidity Is Leaving: “This Will Be The Market’s First Crash-Test In 10 Years”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 18, 2017 1:00 PM In his latest presentation, Francesco Filia of Fasanara Capital discusses how years of monumental liquidity injections by major Central Banks ($15 trillion since 2009) successfully avoided a circuit break after the Global Financial Crisis, but failed to deliver on the core promise of economic growth through the […]

Trump Could Cause Global Financial Crisis, Warns ECB Head

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Casey Wilson via Money Morning / February 16, 2017 During a Feb. 6 hearing in the European Parliament, the head of the European Central Bank issued a dire warning about President Trump’s latest moves to repeal Dodd-Frank’s Wall Street reforms. President Trump’s actions are “exactly the ground on which the financial crisis developed,” said ECB President Mario […]

European Banks Have Their Worst Two Day Stretch EVER As The Global Financial Crisis Intensifies

Over the last two trading days, European banks have lost 23 percent of their value.  Let that number sink it for a bit.  In just a two day stretch, nearly a quarter of the value of all European banks has been wiped out.  I warned you that the Brexit vote “could change everything“, and that […]

We Just Witnessed The Greatest One Day Global Stock Market Loss In World History

More stock market wealth was lost on Friday than on any other day in world history.  As you will see below, global investors lost two trillion dollars on the day following the Brexit vote.  And remember, this is on top of the trillions that global investors have already lost over the past 12 months.  It […]

12/6/16: Few Thoughts on Anglo Trial Verdicts

trueeconomics.blogspot.com / by Constantin Gurdgiev / June 12, 2016 A friend recently did me a small service by summing up my comments on twitter on the Anglo Irish Bank – Irish Life & Permanent roundabout loans verdict: I have provided an expert testimony on the matter in April in a court case involving the Central Bank, the Department […]

21/5/16: Banks Deposit Insurance: Got Candy, Mate?

trueeconomics.blogspot.com / Constantin Gurdgiev / May 22, 2016 Since the end of the [acute phase] Global Financial Crisis, European banking regulators have been pushing forward the idea that crisis response measures required to deal with any future [of course never to be labeled ‘systemic’] banking crises will require a new, strengthened regime based on three pillars of regulatory […]

Watch Japan – For All Is Not Well In The Land Of The Rising Sun

One of the epicenters of the global financial crisis that started during the second half of last year is Japan, and it looks like the markets in the land of the rising sun are entering yet another period of great turmoil.  The Nikkei was down another 390 points last night, and it is now down […]

Plunging Manufacturing Numbers Mean That It Is Time To Hit The Panic Button For The Global Economy

We haven’t seen numbers like these since the last global recession.  I recently wrote about how global trade is imploding all over the planet, and the same thing is true when it comes to manufacturing.  We just learned that manufacturing in China has now been contracting for seven months in a row, and as you […]

Global Stocks Continue To Crash As Oil Plummets And Gold Skyrockets

Stock markets around the world continue to collapse as this new global financial crisis picks up more steam.  In the U.S., the Dow lost 254 more points on Thursday, and it has now fallen for five days in a row.  European stocks continued to get obliterated, and financial institutions are leading the way.  But this […]

A 918 Point Stock Market Crash In Japan And Deutsche Bank Denies That It Is About To Collapse

On Tuesday junk bonds continued to crash, the price of oil briefly dipped below 28 dollars a barrel, Deutsche Bank was forced to deny that it is on the verge of collapse, but the biggest news was what happened in Japan.  The Nikkei was down a staggering 918 points, but that stock crash made very […]