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Flows Into European Equities Reaches Feverish Pitch, Consolidation Likely Ahead

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So far the bullish themes for this year are foreign equities and U.S. bonds with the continued surge in the USD. These themes are borne out when looking at flows into exchange traded funds (ETFs) by asset class and geographic focus. 10 more words

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Are Central Banks "Rigging" Rates or Dealing With Past Sins?

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Due perhaps to prior articles I’ve written on the idea of the stock market being rigged, a recent piece from the New York Post was sent my direction titled, “Stock Market Rigging Is No Longer a ‘Conspiracy Theory’”, by John Crudele. 15 more words

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For Robots Only: Amazon Sponsored Contest; Soft Fingers Needed

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Amazon is sponsoring a robot warehouse automation contest to see who can pack the most boxes in the least amount of time without dropping any packages or crushing anything delicate such as cookies. 10 more words

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You Have Been Forewarned

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We’ve heard more than few pundits drive home the point that a stronger dollar is good for the stock market because it is a reflection of faith in the U.S. 21 more words

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Talkin’ and Yellen: Understanding the Fed

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As the stock market prepares to close later today, Yellen will deliver a speech on the new normal for monetary policy at a conference hosted by the San Francisco Federal Reserve, of which she was previously the President. 9 more words

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Will Germany Build the Next Silicon Valley?

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While Germany has the economic and human capital to rival Silicon Valley, it is hindered by its laws and staid investment culture – yet changes are afoot. 9 more words

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No Bear Market Signal Yet From Housing

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Before each of the really ugly bear markets of the past 30 years, there has been an important signal from housing data well ahead of time. 29 more words

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