Daily Archives: June 11, 2013

Gross: “All assets are risky, but I’m buying Treasuries”

“Investors should look at the yield on at 10-year…and see whether that legitimately in this environment provides some type of return,” Gross says. “Six weeks ago at 1.6% [the 10-year yield] was more than skinny. Where we are now, [over] … Continue reading

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Low rates caused by economic crisis or central bank interventions?

The question of our time is whether or not present low interest in the west are caused by the relentless Central Bank interventions in capital markets over the past 4 years, or the depressed state of global demand following the … Continue reading

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“Emerging markets getting smoked” worldwide

David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, tells CNBC that the fall in the Turkish Lira is an emerging market “EM” story and is not unique.Here is a direct video link.

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Obama White House out of control?

In “This Matters Now,” Jeffrey Sachs, Earth Institute director at Columbia University, discusses the dangers of the surveillance of phone calls and internet activity by the NSA and what it means to citizens’ privacy.Here is a direct link.

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Misplaced faith unravels

Bank of Japan fails to deliver the magic it promised. Surprise, surprise…Here is a video report.

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