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No More Negative Yielding Bonds?

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In most older finance and economics books, you won’t see negative interest rates discussed because it seems like such an absurd concept. Why pay someone for the right to lend your money to them? This unthinkable concept became mainstream starting in 2014. Negative rates occurred because of a confluence of…CONTINUE READING

The Next Fed Chair: A $7.4 Trillion Decision

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President Trump’s pick for the next Federal Reserve chair person is like a real-life offshoot of the Apprentice except the stakes are the fate of the global economy, meaning they are slightly higher. The three top contenders are Kevin Warsh, Jerome Powell, and Janet Yellen. Gary Cohn’s stock dropped in…CONTINUE READING