Category Archives: Economy

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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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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Brexit, Schmexit! Part 2: The Banks

The second installment of the Brexit, Schmexit series looks into the threats and opportunities for London as a global financial hub Continue reading

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How Low Can You Go?

Central banks are running out of tools to affect their economies. Interest rates are already negative in two countries, while several treasuries have had negative yields for a while. Is this sustainable, and for how long? Continue reading

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Brexit, Schmexit! Part 1: The Pound

The recent announcement on a Brexit referendum has sent the Pound to its 2008-2009 recession lows against the Dollar. Is this rational? Continue reading

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The Crude Reality. Part 2

Low demand generates lower prices, but this seems not to affect supply. The case where the laws of supply and demand ceased to function Continue reading

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