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Round and round we go
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 16 JUL 2015
... to the Chicken Little headline, "China hurtles towards its own version of the 1929 stock market crash... and Great Depression" (AFR) But nah, China has to slow. It has to or the doom and gloom predicted for this land girt by sea would just be that, "doom ...
Glass-Steagall Act reintroduced to US Senate
ALEX DUNNIN  |  THURSDAY, 9 JUL 2015
... dealing, and hedge fund and private equity activities." The Glass-Steagall Act introduced in 1933 during the Great Depression was repealed in 1999 by the Clinton Administration and critics claimed it inadvertently set the scene for the sub-prime and ...
From Greece's frying pan into China's fire
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 9 JUL 2015
... Financial Review takes the cake: "China hurtles towards its own version of the 1929 stock market crash... and Great Depression" Boyoboyoboy, and that's not factoring the prospect of the Fed's lift-off yet - though if the world collapses (and inflation ...
Reversing fortunes to another crisis?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 10 JUL 2013
... inter-connected world, what goes around comes around...to bite you back on your backside. We've had a re-run of the Great Depression, so many re-runs of the European sovereign debt crisis...are we now gonna get a replay of the Asian Crisis of 1997/98? ...
The great unwind
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 21 JUN 2013
... oh my, after all that arduous work - mainly at the printing press -- it appears that the great scholar of the Great Depression, Ben S. Bernanke, would vacate his seat at the helm of the US Federal Reserve the same way he found it...with a developing ...
The coming 2013 crash according to Paul B. Farrell
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 7 JUN 2013
... arguing "the end of the world as we know it" or the "death of capitalism" or the "it's gonna be worst than the Great Depression" looked oh so logical back in 2008. Thank goodness MarketWatch readers took his commentary as they should - that is, as comic ...
Still opportunities for flexible bond managers
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 12 APR 2013
... balance sheet," said Amundi fixed income specialist Philippe Jauer. "When you look back to past crisis such as the Great Depression of the 1930s and the end of World War II, the Fed didn't scale back its position."
Can't lose
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 11 APR 2013
... looking back. Uncle Ben has learnt his lesson enough - not only because he's renowned for being a scholar of the Great depression but also after QEs 1 and 2 -- that taking the punchbowl away halfway through the party only ends in tears. He's not going ...
Serpentine fire
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 11 FEB 2013
... Harbour in 1941 also happened in the Year of the Snake and so did "the 1929 stock market plunge that heralded the Great Depression". "ASIAN soothsayers have predicted a stock market slide, escalated conflict, and more Gangnam-styled success for Psy in ...
Bear market end in sight: AMP Capital
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 23 NOV 2012
... historically they tend not to last much longer than that." While the secular bear market which followed the great depression of the 1930s took an age to play it out, it is generally accepted that these periods last around 10-15 years. "The next big signal ...
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