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“Park manages to not only explain finances well for the average person, she also manages to entertain and educate, while cutting through the clutter of information she knows every investor faces.”
Author Archives: Danielle Park
A return to Glass Steagall-like divisions between traditional deposit based banking and the investment sales machine is critical to economic and social recovery. This obvious point has been made repeatedly by wise and enlightened voices over the past 6 years. … Continue reading
An inside look at the people behind the revolution that resulted in the parliamentary ouster of President Victor Yanukovych and Russia’s power grab in Crimea. Clarissa Ward reports. Here is a direct video link.
Danielle was a guest today with Kerry Lutz on The Financial Survival Network talking about recent trends in the world economy and markets. You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here.
On Friday China had what some are calling its “Bear Stearns moment”. For the first time ever in the history of the People’s Republic, a domestic company announced it could not make an interest payment due on one of its … Continue reading
I vividly recall the mania of previous bull peaks; most recently 2007/08. As risk markets roared away from any reasonable connection with earnings trends, consumer demand or economic growth, participants became increasingly intoxicated and enamored with the fire. The structure … Continue reading
“BBC’s Robert Peston travels to China to investigate how this mighty economic giant could actually be in serious trouble. China is now the second largest economy in the world and for the last 30 years China’s economy has been growing … Continue reading
Universa Investments founder Mark Spitznagel on high-frequency trading and corporate balance sheets. Here is a direct video link. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com Here is a direct video link to second segment. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com
Danielle was a guest today on Talk Digital Network with Jim Goddard talking about recent developments in the world economy and markets. You can listen to an audio clip of the segment here.
Universa Investments founder Mark Spitznagel gives his outlook for the markets. Here is a direct video link. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com
“Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Charles Plosser is “very worried” about the potential for unintended consequences of the Fed’s massive quantitative easing program. Plosser told CNBC that the U.S. was still suffering from “lasting effects” of the recession and “may never … Continue reading
Waiting for speculative fevers to break in financial markets can feel like running up a steep hill in the dark. You know the peak is ahead, you know the downhill stretch with feel like heaven on the other side, but … Continue reading
The Russian government collects 52% of its revenue from oil and gas taxes, and about 50% of the population are heavily dependent on government transfer payments for their sustenance. Under Putin, the Russian economy has not diversified but remains a … Continue reading
Last week we had the Mt Gox loss and closure, today we have news of a second Bitcoin bank going bankrupt. This time after misplacing £365,000 in credits. See: Bitcoin bank Flexcoin closes after hack attack. Jon Stewart sheds some … Continue reading
Just because we’ve had a system of central banking for 100 years doesn’t mean we ought to. In fact, it’s starting to look like central banks do more harm than good. From obscuring the true cost of credit to causing … Continue reading
Corruption in developing and newly industrialized countries has been greatly aided the past many years by the financialization of the global economy which has funded an unethical, extractive, destructive spending addiction in the west. “Those who spend more than they … Continue reading