Good Riddance 2016, Hello 2017! Dec20

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Me and my Granny, Christmas morning circa 1973/1974-ish   Well, 2016 has been one helluva year. Between the celebrity deaths (Bowie, Rickman, Prince in particular), fake news, election chaos, Zika, creepy clowns, Aleppo, and a host of other miserable events, I know I won’t look back on 2016 with anything remotely regarding fondness. In fact,

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The Daily Shot 7/22/16: Global Macro Currents Jul22

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Greetings, We would like to start by thanking Danielle DiMartino Booth for her support. Let’s begin with the UK where several recent surveys provide a better window into the impact of Brexit. 1. Here is the UK Markit Household Finance Index, showing how UK residents view their finances over the next year. Source: @MarkitEconomics Source: @MarkitEconomics 2.

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The Daily Shot 10/15/15: Global Macro Currents Oct15

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Greetings,Let’s start with the latest economic data from the US which remains mixed at best. The Fed’s national economic conditions survey called the Beige Book was rather disappointing. Here is one indicator showing weakness in the Beige Book report. Source: @bySamRo, RBC This headline says it all. Source: MarketWatch The Fed Funds futures jumped in response, pushing

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