Welcome To The Hell Hole That Is Brussels

"If you penetrate the thick cloud of professional indignation to scrutinize the reality of the 'capital of Europe', what you see in many respects is actually a hell hole, one where socialism, Islamism, riots and looting are the new normal."

 

These Are The 30 Biggest Risks Facing Markets In 2018

According to Deutsche Bank, there are no less than 30 risks investors should beware in the coming year, ranging from a market correction to a reversal of Brexit to Irish presidential elections, to a "Bitcoin crash," rising inflation, danger from North Korea, the results from Robert Mueller's probe, and many more...

No Risk Of Recession?

"Whether it is a mild, or 'massive', recession will make little difference to individuals as the net destruction of personal wealth will be just as damaging. Such is the nature of recessions on the financial markets."

Bank of America: "We've Seen This Movie Before: It Ends With A Recession"

"We've seen this movie before and it typically ends with a flat or inverted yield curve. Based on history (and gravity), we think the most likely path forward is that the 2y10y spread reaches zero or inverts sometime over the next year or so and that recession of some kind follows in 2020 or 2021."