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Just How Healthy Are the US and EU Economies?

The climb back from the economic crisis has been long and hard. Two market participants believe that much is left to be done in Europe and in the US. Bob Swarup, principal of Camdor Capital in London who has studied economic crisis dating back to ancient Greece, says...

The Forex Markets – 2012 Review and 2013 Outlook

By: Dean Popplewell, chief currency strategist and Alfonso Esparza, senior currency strategist, OANDA: As the foreign exchange community winds down a typically eventful year, investors are already looking ahead to 2013.  In 2012, central banks exerted control over...

Corrections

Correction: Last week’s commentary (Parallel Worlds, JLN Forex, September 11, 2012), contained an incorrect statement. In paragraph three, the line “Ignoring a problem does not make it go away, and moving a loss or a non-performing asset from one entity’s balance...

Parallel Worlds

As an avid fan of the science fiction genre, I am fascinated by the idea of parallel worlds and alternate realities. Lately, however, I have begun thinking that I may be living in one. In the alternate world in which I am currently living, anything resembling good...

No Big Deal

During my time spent running a CTA, I learned pretty quickly that there is an absolute, infinite difference between an open, funded account with authorization to trade; and everything else.  "Everything else" includes an enormous range of statements made by...

Party Like It’s 1992

"I have nothing against the [common currency] apart from its name -- I think it should be called the deutschemark." - Helmut Schlesinger, Bundesbank president, 1992 I am thinking of a period of unprecedented stress in the currency market. After years of progress by...

The Wimpy Solution

The message came through loud and clear last week - the world economy is slowing down. In the U.S., last week’s paltry payroll number of 69,000 really deflated the recovery party balloon. Since then, several regional Federal Reserve Bank presidents have been making...

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Regional Resiliency: COVID endangers Chicago’s global status

Regional Resiliency: COVID endangers Chicago’s global status

First Read $9,141/$300,000 (3%) Diane Saucier ++++ Peter Wind, Longtime Industry Colleague and Mentor, Passes Away By John J. Lothian It is with a heavy heart I report that former Cargill Investor Services (CIS) executive Peter Wind has passed away at the age of 70....

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