With the advancement of blockchain technology into supply chain management, everyone involved in production, shipping, wholesaling and retailing of all products, from precious stones to perishable food products, can be made aware of each link in the supply chain as each is connected.
"The world grows increasingly at odds with itself, with each passing day. Divided special elections. Speech censorship by Silicon Valley social media companies. Increased shrieking from Anderson Cooper. You name it, a great pileup is upon us..."
On the last day of a volatile, tumultuous quarter European stocks rebounded sharply after an EU migrant deal was struck, and following a broad rally in Asia on hopes for further Chinese easing, however news that Trump may pull the US from the WTO promptly capped further upside.
"This is the ultimate bluff...it would give EU companies a choice between pest and cholera. Needless to say, this has not been agreed. Nor will it be. It is a sign of the helplessness and panic of EU leaders that they even talk about it."
With Walmart unofficially set to close Q1 earnings season, all attention will remain glued on the interplay of the rates-dollar-oil trio, and judging by the somber overnight market action, traders are not too excited with the ongoing meltup in all three.