Daily Archives: November 13, 2013

DealBook – Goldman Sachs Promotes 280 To Managing Director – 13 November 2013



Goldman Sachs has promoted 280 executives to managing director, one step down from the brass ring of partner. Promotions are up 5 percent over last year, when the firm named 266 employees managing director.

Read the whole article at: www.dealbook.nytimes.com/ link to original article


John Ward – Euroblown: Peter Praet Robs Himself To Pay Debt Haul – 13 November 2013

praetitleEuro-QE this way comes

As I’m sure many of you have already seen, the Euro slumped against Sterling during the last 24 hours, and we now have a Pound that buys almost €1.2. This is some distance below the 2001 SP, which was around €1.48. But it’s a lot better than €1.06 which we were at 18 months ago. Continue reading

Meredith Murphy – Message For All Lightworkers: The Awakening Of Love – Message From Ashira – 13 November 2013

MeredithMurphyThe awakening of love is within you. You have met love and you are organizing now as love. You as an energy field are allowing love to create you, to awaken all the life in your cells, to lift up everything in your being, to clarify all that has been cloudy and heavy. To make everything light.

The inner sun of your being is now shining forth. You have allowed this sun to shine forth as you. You have allowed yourself to identify with this sun, with this light, with this love as your very being. You have remembered. Continue reading

Stocks In Furious Melt Up To Fresh Records – 13 November 2013

ZeroHedgeTreasuries rallied 4-6bps on the day (with the POMO-driven belly outperforming). The USD dumped back its knee-jerk gains on Europeans trying desparately to talk down the EUR early on. High yield credit banged higher into the close. VIX was man-handled back under 12.5% (despite being bid early). Oh – and every US equity market malted up in an insane intrday swing which seems to be pinned on the back of expctations Yellen will open her shirt tomorrow showing a big red “S” on it. So while every flow-driven market banged higher in a mad scramble of un-tapery goodnesss, gold went sideways and silver was monkey-hammered (-4.5% on the week). The last 3 days have seen “most shorted” names double the market’s performance. Nasdaq’s swing from low to high is the largest positive intraday move for the index in 5 months! Continue reading

ZeroHedge – Tyler Durden – RBS: “The Fed Is Now Responsible For Monetizing A Record 70% Of All Net Bond Supply” – 13 November 2013

ZeroHedgeThe following statement and chart from the RBS’ Drew Brick pretty much explains it all: “QE has seen the Fed extend its dominion on the US curve away from the short-end and into longer duration paper is patent, too. On a rolling six-month average, in fact, the Fed is now responsible for monetizing a record 70% of all net supply measured in 10y equivalents. This represents a reliance on the Fed that is greater than ever before in history!

Read the whole article at : http://www.zerohedge.com / link to original article

DerSpiegel – EU Passports For 650,000 Euros: Citizenship For Sale In Malta – 13 November 2013

spiegelonline( Lucas : Not really news as the USA and other countries let you also buy citizenship, only here it is done to get enough money in the countries tax kitty to pay the bills…. The EU austerity and “economic” instigated crisis by the financial institutions and corporate one world control agenda is making it so.)

For 650,000 euros, foreigners from outside the European Union can now buy Maltese citizenship. The controversial new law passed on Tuesday also gives buyers the right of free movement within Europe.

Non-European Union citizens with €650,000 ($873,000) to spare can now buy Maltese citizenship thanks to a new plan approved by the Mediterranean island’s parliament on Tuesday.

Read the whole article at : www.spiegel.de/ link to original article

ActivistPost – Missy Fluegge -Dangerous Contamination In Vaccines Causes Sinking Profits For Big Pharma – 13 November 2013

Logo_activistpost-comSanofi Pasteur, the world’s largest manufacturer of vaccines, is currently facing serious troubles, as countries around the world are scrutinizing Sanofi’s products and practices. Recently, they have reported a massive third quarter decline of $1.8 billion in vaccine sales. This news follows a previous second quarter report described by one investment website as “pretty ugly reading,” with decreased sales in all divisions, as well as a 28 percent loss in operating income. [1]

Read the whole article at: www.activistpost.com/ link to original article

WSJ – Andrew Huszar – Confessions Of A Quantitive Easer – 13 November 2013

The Wall Street Journal

We went on a bond-buying spree that was supposed to help Main Street. Instead, it was a feast for Wall Street.

By Andrew Huszar

I can only say: I’m sorry, America. As a former Federal Reserve official, I was responsible for executing the centerpiece program of the Fed’s first plunge into the bond-buying experiment known as quantitative easing. The central bank continues to spin QE as a tool for helping Main Street. But I’ve come to recognize the program for what it really is: the greatest backdoor Wall Street bailout of all time.

Read the whole story at:  online.wsj.com/ link to original article

Egypt.com – Egypt’s CIB Q3 Net Climbs 51 Pct To 920 Mln EGP – 13 November 2013


Reuters – Egypts CIB, the countrys biggest listed bank, said on Tuesday its third-quarter net income climbed 51 percent to 920 million Egyptian pounds ($133.55 million) versus the same period a year ago.
CIB also said in a statement that its revenue for the quarter had climbed to 1.8 billion Egyptian pounds, a 24 percent year-on-year increase. ($1 = 6.8886 Egyptian pounds)

www.egypt.com / link to original article

Laura Bruno – Land Fill Harmonic – 13 November 2013

laura-of-the-rocksWow! This is one of the most powerful videos I’ve seen and heard in a long time. It’s like a bija mantra or seed sound with ripples of implications into so many areas. Thanks to RMN for this inspirational and poignant piece!

A note from the Land Fill Harmonic below the YouTube video: Continue reading