Posts Tagged ‘headlines’

(First, read the title carefully a few times) President Trump Signs a Presidential Memorandum Targeting China’s Economic Aggression

D. J. Trump: “As a candidate, I pledged that if elected I would use every lawful tool to combat unfair trade, protect American workers, and defend our national security. Today, we took another critical step to fulfill that commitment.” In what is probably the most...

FED Press Conference, first of Chairman Jerome Powell

Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in January indicates that the labor market has continued to strengthen and that economic activity has been rising at a moderate rate. Job gains have been strong in recent months, and...

First Powell’s testimony to Congress.

Monetary Policy and the Economy Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell appeared before the House Financial Services Committee to deliver the central bank’s semiannual monetary policy report. He said the economic outlook remains strong despite the recent market volatility and rising rates on U.S. government debt, thus continuing the policy...

Davos y el Trumpocalipsis.

Davos y el Trumpocalipsis. Donald Trump cumple un año de presidencia y, a tenor de los augurios catastróficos sobre su gobierno con que nos bombardearon los grandes medios de comunicación globales, ya deberíamos estar en el Trumpocalipsis, un juego de palabras que, contrariamente a la intención de quienes lo acuñaron, vendría...

Donald Trump speaks at Davos 2018

Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States, speaks live at Davos for the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018.

S&P 500 monthly profitability vs. T10 bonds 1871-2017.

An interesting overview of almost 150 years (two Long Economic Cycles) of alternative returns with a probable correction of an anomaly that started around 1958, can you see it? 5 -S&P 500 Profitability vs T10 by Luis Riestra Delgado on Scribd

Byron Wien Ten Surprises for 2018

New York, January 2, 2018 – Byron R. Wien, Vice Chairman in the Private Wealth Solutions group at Blackstone, today issued his list of Ten Surprises for 2018. This is the 33rd year Byron has given his views on a number of economic, financial market...

Venezuelan Crisis and its change of Generational Cycle.

An analysis of the current crisis from the point of view of the Generational Theory of Howe and Starauss and the Long Economic Cycle. This content was used to impart a conference in the Uppsala (Sweden) University the 30th of November of 2017.   Venezuela...

Suecia y su servidumbre voluntaria.

En un reciente viaje a Uppsala para para impartir un seminario en la Universidad de Uppsala , dentro de su Foro de Estudios de América Latina,  sobre el cambio de ciclo generacional en Venezuela – que como saben, va muy mal -, tuve la oportunidad de explorar el tema de esta...

Total tax contribution of UK financial services – tenth edition.

The tenth edition of our annual total tax report finds that the UK’s financial services sector contributed £72.1 billion in taxes in the year to March 2017. This year’s figure is the highest since the survey began in 2007. The full report can be downloaded...