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Unemployment Rate ‘Conspiracy’

“The US unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent last month, dropping below 8 percent for the first time in nearly four years and giving President Barack Obama a potential boost with the election a month away The rate declined from 8.1 percent because the number of people who said they were employed soared by 873000 [...]

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Forget Interest Rate Risk with These Bond ETFs – ETF News And Commentary

Forget Interest Rate Risk with These Bond ETFs – ETF News And Commentary Yet the specter of rising interest rates is always hanging over the market, threatening to eventually crush those who have bought long-dated bond investments. When rates eventually move higher, those who took on risk for yield could be in for a world [...]

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Exploring Relationship: Currency In Circulation, Treasury Gold Holdings

Serfs Up ! Irony is Andrew Jackson on a Central Bank Note Image by Serfs UP ! Exploring Relationship: Currency In Circulation, Treasury Gold Holdings Their argument is that the wealth of a nation at any moment is a fixed value, and that by merely printing more fiat currency (paper money declared by government to [...]

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Capital Market Exchange Identifies Opportunities in Europe

Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 20, 2012 Capital Market Exchange, the first analytic platform to quantify current market views of emerging credit risks on bond prices, recently concluded its analysis of the European bond market. The analysis focused on the relationship between Sovereign government debt and company’s domiciled in the country. Capital Market Exchange worked [...]

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The US Debt: Just Wait Until Interest Rates Return To Normal! We’re Screwed or http Bryan Binkholder The Financial Coach examines what no one will say….US Debt has gone from Trillion in 2000 to nearly Trillion and our interest payments have remained the same due to low interest rates. What happens when rates return? Catastrophe Learn more: Understanding how mortgage interest rates are quoted Video Rating: [...]

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Fears for the UK financial system retreat

BANKRUPT! Image by SS&SS Bernanke’s Cowardice Has Sealed Our Fate The day after the election, the Federal Reserve launched QE2, the second round of Quantitative Easing. This public relations euphemism attempts to hide the fact that the Fed is "printing money" (the Fed actually does it electronically these days). "Cheating, debasing, and inflating," as in [...]

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The Fiscal Cliff Fraud

The Fiscal Cliff Fraud Flexible exchange rates replaced fixed rates, and all governments issued fiat currency. That is, currency backed by the "Good Faith and Credit of the Respective Governments", the U.S. Canada, England , Australia , Japan , Germany , and many others. Read more on OpEdNews A Musing on Gold and Fiat Currencies [...]

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Sovereign Default: Thinking the Unthinkable – Robert F. Lucas

Over the past 18 months, the world has witnessed the attempts of the European Union and the United States to deal with the possibility of sovereign defaults. This presentation outlines a framework to analyze sovereign default and then applies this framework in a discussion of the experiences of Ireland, Greece, Italy and the United States. [...]

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Millennials comparatively well off. More buying power than 30 years ago

(PRWEB) November 22, 2012 A study of economic indicators suggests that, on a range of levels, todays under-30 demographic is doing comparatively well compared with their parents generation 30 years ago. The data has vital implications for the economic power of Millennials, according to CampusAuction: Bid for a Better World ( Despite perceptions that [...]

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CIGI Experts Outline Prescriptions for Cannes Summit and Beyond in Special Report on G20 Issues

Waterloo, Ont. (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 With a possible euro zone collapse and Greek insolvency likely to dominate the upcoming [...]

Pathways Home Health and Hospice Satu Johal Receives CFO of Year of the Year Award; Silicon Valley Business Journal Honoree

Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Satu Johal, CFO at Pathways Home Health & Hospice, received the Silicon Valley Business [...]

Latest Financial Regulation News

Working Together Towards Better Financial Regulation and Stability in Asia Image by Asian Development Bank Tellers attend to clients in [...]

European financial regulation – 4 questions to Olivier Garnier (Societe Generale)

Olivier Garnier, Chief economist at Societe Generale Group, expresses his view on European financial regulation and its reform. Video interview [...]

AMS Health Care Mortgage Corporation Provides Debt Service Savings to Hospitals Utilizing FHA 242 Mortgage Insurance Program

Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 An oft-overlook and relatively unknown federal program for hospitals seeking capital for needed and [...]

Vermont’s Captive Insurance Industry Off to Best Start Since 2005

Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) April 16, 2012 First quarter licensure of new captive insurance companies is off to a strong start [...]