Month: July 2018

zerohedge July 31, 2018

Authored by Rory Hall via The Daily Coin, So far so good. Petrodollar will be showing signs of wear-and-tear in the very near future. We have been documenting the demise of the dollar hegemony for the past several years and the past two years the pace of the demise seems to be moving like a […]

zerohedge July 31, 2018

As we previewed earlier, in today’s BOJ announcement, the Japanese central bank may announce changes to its current monetary easing framework, including adjustments to the Yield Curve Control and overhauling ETF purchases, making this the most pivotal BoJ meeting since the implementation of yield curve control almost two years ago…. or it could be a […]

zerohedge July 31, 2018

The Canadian Dollar legged 0.5% lower this evening after The National Post reported that the U.S. rejected attempts by Canada to take part in trade talks between the U.S. and Mexico. American officials have taken the “highly unusual” step of rejecting Canada’s bid to take part in senior-level NAFTA talks between the U.S. and Mexico […]

zerohedge July 31, 2018

Maryland’s opioid crisis is showing limited signs of abating with the latest report highlighting a record number of fentanyl-related deaths. According to the report, published last week by the Maryland Department of Health, the number of drug and alcohol-related intoxication deaths occurring in the state jumped 9 percent between 2016 and 2017, reaching a record high of […]

zerohedge July 30, 2018

Authored by Danielle DiMartino Booth via LinkedIn.com, Surveys are starting to show a clear trend of corporate executives becoming much less confident.  Something is amiss in Corporate America. Both national and regional surveys reveal a sinking sense that the economy’s tailwinds are shifting to headwinds. The downtrodden confidence is a curiosity given many economists’ forecasts calling […]

zerohedge July 30, 2018

A comprehensive final report made public by investigators on Monday has stirred fresh controversy as Malaysian authorities say they “cannot determine with any certainty” why Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014. However one key irregular finding in the 495-page report is that the Boeing 777’s controls were most likely deliberately manipulated to take the plane off […]

zerohedge July 30, 2018

Commission-takers and asset-gatherers desperate to reassure their clients that a 15-20% collapse in their favorite stocks in 3 days is “just a fleshwound”…   China stocks closed lower overnight, with CHINEXT (China Tech-heavy index) leading the slide… CHINEXT is back near its lowest since Jan 2015… European stocks were lower, led by DAX once again… […]