Author Archives: Danielle Park

Bankers nervous as Greeks review impossible debt deals

As we watched the new civil rights epic Selma this weekend, I could not help but see parallels between the struggle against the tyranny of the racial status quo in America in the early 60′s and the struggle against the … Continue reading

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Copper cracks

As the bankers keep assuring the world that all is well–why are government bond yields nil to negative and central banks buying up dodgy debts all over the world then?–anyway, as the bankers push the ‘America is a self-sustaining engine … Continue reading

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Excessive monetary stimulants have killed the patient

Draghi rolled out his much threatened QE bazooka yesterday and global inflation expectations have plunged further in response. Commodities and North American yields are falling some more… Belief in monetary magic may have felt fun while it lasted. Unfortunately after … Continue reading

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Saudis: too much supply, too little demand, reason for oil decline

The fact is that a world of over-levered companies and economies are desperate for cash flow and so are ‘weak hands’ that will go down pumping out product even as prices plunge… The world will never again see the price … Continue reading

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Plunging petro price is opportunity to diversify dependent economies

Diversify or die? Since few producers comprehend the need to diversify revenue streams when oil and gas prices are high, a secular shift to lower prices may prove the catalyst to force wiser planning. A good piece from David Suzuki … Continue reading

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Overvalued realty markets don’t need rate hikes to decline

And so the mean reversion in over-valued, highly levered real estate begins with the overbuilt Canadian condo market… A report on the impact falling oil prices are having on Calgary’s condo market. Here is a direct video link.

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