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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – An ECB Board Member Gave A Very Important Speech About What They Might Do Next – 14 April 2014

businessInsiderBy Joe Weisenthal

Almost every month, prior to the ECB monetary policy meetings, people play the guessing game of whether the ECB will do more easing in some manner.

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Politics More: Rolling Stone Economy People Are Freaking Out About This ‘Rolling Stone’ Plan To Fix The Economy – 5 January 2014

businessInsiderA story by Jesse A. Myerson in Rolling Stone titled Five Economic Reforms Millennials Should Be Fighting For has conservatives on Twitter flipping out.

BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Oil Prices Are Back Up To Almost Where They Were Before The Iran Deal – 26 November 2013

businessInsiderAs pointed out by SocGen’s Kit Juckes this morning, oil prices are back up to almost where they were before the Iran deal.

The deal over the weekend produced an initial drop in the price of crude, but it didn’t last long, as in terms of the oil market it’s really not a gamechanger in any way….

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Bitcoin Goes On Overnight Nuclear Melt-Up As Price Soars Past $300 – 7 November 2013

businessInsiderYesterday morning we were talking about Bitcoin $260.

This morning? BITCOIN $300. Actually $305.

That peak earlier in the chart was from May, the last time it went on a huge run.

BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Markets Are Rising… Again – 30 October 2013

businessInsider(Lucas : Have a good laugh. Are you still believing the fictitious messages that the market are doing fine, the economy is doing fine, etc. Get real!)

World markets continue to feel like they’re on autopilot and that nothing can go wrong.

Gains are being seen everywhere today.

Asian equities had a big session, with Japan gaining 1.2% and China rising 1.48%.

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Here’s Goldman’s Take On The Flurry Of Events About To Happen In Washington DC – 4 September 2013

businessInsiderGoldman economist Alec Phillips weighs in on the big, upcoming events in Washington DC (Syria, debt limit, budget, Fed nomination).

This is a useful approximation for how Wall Street expects a very chaotic coming month to go:

BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – EMageddon Continues: India And Indonesia Tank Again, Markets, Lower Around The World – 27 August 2013

businessInsiderMarkets have a negative feel today, and once again the real pain is centered on emerging markets.

India is down 2.3%, and Jakarta fell 3.4%. Thailand dropped 1.4%.

The currencies of India, Turkey, and South Africa are sharply lower.

Meanwhile, European markets are lower. Italy is down 0.8%, about the same amount as Germany.

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – REMINDER: The US Is Weeks Away From A Confluence Of Risky Economic Events That’s Unlike Anything We Can Recall – 12 August 2013

businessInsiderA couple weeks ago we wrote about the fact that the US is coming up to an unusual of significant econo-political events unlike anything we can recall.

Starting sometime in September, we can expect to see the following:

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – Gold Is Surging Tonight, And One Analyst Says It’s Now In The Sweet Spot – 11 July 2013

So the story of the day is this:  Bernanke came out and sounded dovish this evening, for reasons which we’ve explained here.Markets are rallying, interest rates are down, the dollar is falling, and gold is jumping nicely. From Kitco:

Of course, gold has been getting massacred for the last couple of months, so it’s coming off of a weak spot, but still a nice night for gold owners.

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BusinessInsider – Joe Weisenthal – ANALYST: ‘Brace Yourselves, A Huge Week For The Market Starts In A Few Hours’ Time’ – 30 June 2013

There are still a couple more hours left of weekend, but the clock is ticking.

Kit Juckes, a currency analyst at Societe Generale, warns of what’s about to come:

Brace yourselves, a huge week for market starts in a few hours’ time with Chinese manufacturing PMIs.  Policy meetings galore and a payroll number to boot. Fireworks are a given, even without minor considerations like the 4th of July! Continue reading