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D&D Note (6-4-2012) ~ Central Banks To The Rescue?

D&D Note (6-4-2012) While fear is driving down the markets, hope of a coordinated central bank monetary easing effort swings the markets back up. Ultimately creating daily whipsaw movement in volatility. The Eurozone meets this Wednesday and talks of another round of LTRO are already circulating. The FED meets the same week as the Greek … Continue reading

D&D Note (4-23-2012) ~ Politically Driven Dark Clouds

D&D Note (4-23-2012) One of the headwinds D&D has been watching this year are the Euro elections. As expected Sarkozy came in second to Socialist candidate Hollande in the first round of elections. May 6th is the runoff. The Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, resigned which now puts Hollands AAA credit rating in jeopardy of … Continue reading