Submitted by Cognitive Dissonance on 05/11/2011 - 18:51
Money is a Trojan Horse thought meme, an alternative reality virus or worm similar to invasive computer code that controls our minds from within. Money subverts and molds us into acting in ways that are often contrary to our own best interest.
Submitted by CapitalContext on 05/11/2011 - 18:48
Equities continued their path of convergence to credit's recently weak signals today as we saw the largest compression between debt and equity in two months. Up-in-quality and up-in-capital structure very evident as single-name vol rose notably.
Submitted by ilene on 05/11/2011 - 15:42
Inflation is “the most pressing problem” facing China, Vice Premier Wang Qishan said at the Washington talks. Hey - they should all move over here - our Fed Chairman says we don't have any inflation at all!
Submitted by 4closureFraud on 05/11/2011 - 15:00
MERS, Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, sued over Michigan foreclosures for over $100 million in actual damages on multiple counts, including fraud and wrongful foreclosure, as well as more than $300 million in punitive damages...
Submitted by Reggie Middleton on 05/11/2011 - 13:30Market Share
For those who thought Google was simply a search engine and ad company, I strongly suggest that you read on - Cars, home automation, the leading smartphone OS, toys, TV, music, movies, enterprise computing... It's getting serious folk!
Submitted by Vitaliy Katsenelson on 05/11/2011 - 11:54
"Microsoft is near a deal to buy Skype for $8.5 billion." Microsoft is pulling another "Microsoft", though this time it may actually succeed. Private equity and eBay, which still owns 30% of Skype, may actually sell, unless Google or someone else rushes in with a competitive bid.
Submitted by Leo Kolivakis on 05/10/2011 - 22:03
Ireland’s government will impose a temporary levy on domestic private pension savings to fund a jobs plan aimed at cutting unemployment and aiding the economic recovery...
Submitted by Cognitive Dissonance on 05/10/2011 - 18:35
If when reading the various Fed speeches and economist position papers you were to strike out all the numerical mumbo jumbo, what it all comes down to is a massive psychological operation being perpetrated upon not only the American people, but the global village.
Submitted by CapitalContext on 05/10/2011 - 18:18
Equities outperformed credit today, prompting a re-entry in our relative-value ETF position but while indices show improvement, rotation across sectors, quality cohorts, and capital structures suggest risk appetite is sorely lacking.