1 05, 2017

Blue Point Trading Morning Call: May 01, 2017

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Morning Call: May 01, 2017 US lawmakers seal deal on $1T budget deal. Another N. Korean missile launch failed. Brazilian anti-austerity protest violence. Turkish court blocks access to Wikipedia. Canadian Home Capital woes pressure Loonie. Happy May Day, I suppose [...]

27 08, 2014

Blue Point Trading Market View – August 27, 2014

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More pain for France, Hollande wants austerity. French President Francois Hollande asked his prime minister this week to form a new government, looking to impose his will on the cabinet after rebel leftist ministers had called for an economic policy [...]

21 09, 2012

Blue Point Trading Market View – September 21, 2012

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Lloyd Blankfein - "You Can't Austere Yourself Into A Higher GDP." The chief executive of Goldman Sachs says he's against austerity measures in the short term as the U.S. fiscal cliff looms. Lloyd Blankfein, also chairman of the investment bank, [...]

29 08, 2012

Blue Point Trading Market View – August 29, 2012

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Obama and Romney to usher in an age of austerity? The common political narrative today is that Democrats are tax and spenders (stimulus) and the Republicans are ready to cut the budget (austerity) to save the country from a debt [...]

17 08, 2012

Blue Point Trading Market View – August 17, 2012

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Austerity is coming to the USA. Listening to the media spin in the political battle between the Republicans and Democrats, you get the sense that Republicans are all about cutting deficits through major austerity (under the current Paul Ryan plan [...]

6 12, 2011

Bluepoint daily market view – December 06, 2011

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Now its Italy's turn for a series of austerity packages. Italy would have collapsed without the government's tough new austerity package, Prime Minister Mario Monti said on Monday, saying his country ran the risk of a Greek-style emergency. Monti spoke [...]