Author Archives: BarkerReport

Brexit, Schmexit! Part 4: Europe

Having analyzed the effects of Brexit on the UK economy; with just a few hours before the vote, let’s now take a look at the effects on Europe Continue reading

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Brexit, Schmexit! Part 3: The Economy

Leave is ahead in the polls with little over a week to go. Let’s explore the 350 million pounds and sovereignty issues around the campaign Continue reading

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Emerging Markets: 30 Years of Crisis. Part 3: The 2000s and beyond

This is the third and final installment of the series. We discuss Ecuador, Argentina and Venezuela in their journey through the 21st century. Continue reading

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Emerging Markets: 30 Years of Crisis. Part 2: The 1990s

Second installment of my 3-part series on Emerging Markets Continue reading

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Emerging Markets: 30 Years of Crisis. Part 1: The 1980s

The recent news of Argentina’s deal with holdout hedge funds has prompted me to put together a three-part series on Emerging Markets, and analyze this crises-laden asset class. Enjoy! Continue reading

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A Submerging Economy

7 years after the first Greek crisis, the government is putting forward a new set of austerity measures. Will it work this time? Continue reading

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May the Fourth be With You!

Why did Disney’s stock tank after the release of Star Wars Episode VII The Force Awakens? Check out my new blog and read about it on Star Wars Day… May the Fourth Be with You Continue reading

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Making the Most of the Earnings Season

What to do when you expect stocks to move heavily, but you are not sure in which direction? Continue reading

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Are Principal Protected Notes a Good Investment?

Let’s take a look at Principal Protected Notes and their suitability in the current interest rate climate Continue reading

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The Future of Steel in the UK

What options are available for the British steel industry, let’s explore them. Continue reading

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