Signs From The Peak: Carlyle Group’s Rubenstein Admits “Never Been Easier” To Raise Money

In the latest indication of just how much money is sloshing around the global financial system after nine years of unceasing central bank asset purchases, Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein admits that it’s “never been easier” to raise money. In an interview with Bloomberg News,…

Global Stocks, US Futures Slammed By Quartet Of Risks

It is a “risk off” sea of red in global markets this morning, with US equity futures tumbling (Dow -191, ES -18) following European and Asian market sharply lower, as a quartet of growing risks spooks traders, among them i) the ongoing Turkish lira meltdown,…

S&P Futures Rise, Yields Drop As Ongoing Dollar Juggernaut Routs Emerging Markets

In a surprising twist to end the week, global markets are in the green and US equity futures are near session highs despite two negative overnight developments: China denying it had agreed to cut the US trade deficit by $200BN, and the official formation of a…

Special Ops Getting 1000s Of Small Glide Munitions That Pack A Bigger Punch Than Hellfires

As global counterterrorism operations show no signs of slowing down, U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) are receivingthousands of light, gliding missiles that are smaller and more powerful than an AGM-114 Hellfire and fired from a Lockheed C-130 Hercules above the modern battlefield. Dynetics Small Glide Munition….

Rock Against Poverty: Join us in creating global impact

Australian startups Metavents and air events global are working with The Vihara Foundation, to create global impact through Rock Against Poverty initiative MEBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA, May 16, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ — Australian event … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Rock Against Poverty: Join us in creating global…

Argentina’s Mystery Rescuer Revealed

Franklin Templeton’s $38 billion Global Bond Fund is suffering from its weakest start to a year since 2005, trading at it lowest price since January 2017 amid a slump in local debt of Brazil, Mexico, and Argentina – three of its biggest long-term holdings. The…

Iran calls Trump ‘feebleminded’ for moving US embassy to Jerusalem

Iran calls for global resistance… (Top headline, 4th story, link) Related stories:Mass protests ahead of US Embassy event in Jerusalem…LIVE UPDATES…Netanyahu praises Trump for ‘real leadership’…Yemen Houthis Fire Missile at Saudi Oil Facility… Advertise here VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Iran calls Trump ‘feebleminded’ for moving…

German Bank Allows Users To Transfer Loans Anywhere In The World Using Bitcoin

With the US set to blacklist Iran from global dollar-based transactions, here’s an idea for Tehran: use Bitcoin to make, and accept, payments from its trading partners. And, there’s even a bank ready to serve Iran when it comes knocking: according to Reuters, German Radoslav…

The Global Economy Is Not Recovering – Just Look At The Data

Authored by John Mauldin via MauldinEconomics.com, Central banks think the US and global economies are about to break from the post-recession doldrums. They believe their aggressive monetary policies – along with tax cuts and other factors – are finally bearing fruit. As a result, the…

Stock Bull- & Bear-Traps Galore

Via Global Macro Monitor, The S&P500 could not hold the 50-day moving average today, setting, yet again, a nice bull trap to hang out the MoMo crowd.  Seeing a lot more traps, both bull and bear,  these days.  It is the result of the increasing…