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Buy Ethereum In 2017

After more than eighteen months reading (almost) constantly about crypto currencies, I think that the entire space can be reduced to the four best opportunities for investors. There are currently more than 600 crypto currencies, so I have not investigated them all, but from everything I have seen, there are a few to be interested… » read more

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It is a long time since I last made a financial prediction in print, but I feel a need to make one now. The previous ones can be found here and here. Regular readers might recall that I have been confused about the state of the economic world for a while and how and why… » read more

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If ever there was a demonstration that “light-touch” regulation of financial firms has not been a great success, this week has been it. Over the years, we have heard huge amounts from the banking sector about how they are competent to regulate themselves. The fact that many governments have agreed and let them get on… » read more

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This week provided a stark reminder that “markets” are not as perfect as we might hope. The double-whammy of the Dutch government falling and Nicolas Sarkozy narrowly losing the first round presidential vote sent markets sharply down. Yet, for those of us that follow politics and policy, weren’t these reasonably predictable events? The polls had… » read more

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Clearly, I have no clue what I am talking about. I’m sorry for that dear reader, and sorry that one of my recent posts suggested that this recession might run and run and take well into the next decade to end. Obviously, my thinking that all this government bailout money would need to be repaid… » read more

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