The Daily Shot 2/12/16: Global Macro Currents Feb12

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Greetings, Let’s begin with the extreme market pressure on the global banking sector that now dominates investors’ concerns (even more so than crude oil). At the center of this turbulence of course is Deutsche Bank. Here is the firm’s senior debt CDS spread which continues to rise. Source: @AlasdairPal News headlines such as the one

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The Daily Shot 12/10/15: Global Macro Currents Dec10

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Greetings, We start with the Eurozone where Germany posted higher than expected trade surplus. Here is the long-term trend. While this tells us that the German export sector remains robust, these trade imbalances create longer-term risks for the Eurozone. Germany needs to boost domestic spending. Source: Investing.com Many in the Eurozone complain about austerity. However, looking

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