BitCoin – How I Missed The Trade Of The Year

BitCoin. I first learned about it in October and wrote about it 17 January 2011 in BitCoin – The Best Financial Privacy Is Here … Probably. The article was theoretical not practical. I missed the trade of the year. This was a serious woulda, coulda, shoulda but didn’t moment. I even told a few . . . → Read More: BitCoin – How I Missed The Trade Of The Year

Josef Schachter: Get Ready for a Natural Gas Boom

Schachter Asset Management Analyst and Investment Advisor Josef Schachter, who provides oil and gas research to Maison Placement Canada clients, is recommending a group of Canadian companies that are maintaining the delicate balance between oil, on which he is bearish, and natural gas, which he believes will soon enrich both producers and investors. . . . → Read More: Josef Schachter: Get Ready for a Natural Gas Boom

Wanted: International Buyers of Danish Mortgage Bonds

Not too long ago, I compared the Japanese economy to a bumblebee because of the economy’s ability to keep on chucking along even as the government debt/GDP ratio stormed above the 200% mark. I am starting to think that the same comparison might be warranted too in the case of my home country.

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Economic Events on June 24, 2011

At 8:30 AM EDT, the final GDP report for the first quarter of 2011 will be announced.  The consensus is an increase of 1.9% in real GDP and an increase of 1.9% in the GDP price index.  The real GDP estimate is 0.1% higher than the preliminary value for the first quarter of 2011, and the . . . → Read More: Economic Events on June 24, 2011