Tag: Oil

‘Financial Meteorologists’ And Their Political Predictions About The Russian Economic Storm

http://emergingequity.org/2015/01/18/financial-meteorologists-and-their-political-predictions-about-the-russian-economic-storm Credit rating agencies are predicting quite a storm for the Russian economy, and they are therefore threatening to lower the country’s status to ‘junk’ level. Just as a weatherman may be incorrect about their storm predictions, so too may a ‘financial meteorologist’, except the latter has ulterior […]

COMMODITIES, CURRENCIES, EMERGING MARKETS, ENERGY, FRONTIER MARKETS, STOCKS The Empire Is Crumbling, That Is Why It Needs War – OpEd

http://emergingequity.org/2015/01/11/the-empire-is-crumbling-that-is-why-it-needs-war-oped/ Last night, in Beijing, I sat in a historic Szechuan restaurant with a friend who happens to be a Chinese diplomat. We exchanged some stories, ordered food, and then, suddenly, my throat felt dry and my eyes got misty. I bowed and thanked her for the heartfelt […]