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Betting against bonds swallows another trade

November 6, 2017 Adam Button 0

Barclays ends short-bund recommendation
On October 19, analysts at Barclays recommended shorting German 10-year bunds. It was a bet that yields would rise on the ECB taper.
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Arrests threaten major turmoil in Saudi Arabia

November 5, 2017 Adam Button 0

Arrests include one of the world’s richest men
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, plus at least 10 other princes, four ministers and many former ministers were arrested Saturday night.
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Another change coming at the Fed: Dudley to retire

November 5, 2017 Adam Button 0

NY Fed President to retire next year
New York Fed President Bill Dudley could announce his retirement as soon as next week, .
according to CNBC
The 65-year-old will stay on until spring or summer when his replacement is found.
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For Trump, the stock market is a scorecard for the Fed

November 4, 2017 Adam Button 0

Trump really cares about stock prices
Approval ratings might not matter to President Trump but the stock market does.
Trump constantly tweets about record highs in the Dow but it’s not just political spin, he really cares about equity prices.
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Oil breaks out to highest since January 2015

November 3, 2017 Adam Button 0

Party at OPEC this weekend
Oil has broken the January high and is now trading at the best levels since January 2015 — when oil had just started the second leg of its collapse.
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