Archive for October, 2010File not found. Foreclosure Fraud: what is really happening?
Foreclosure Fraud might well be a small local problem, but it might also turn into a major systemic problem.
Markets. 14 October, 2010, 9:12Asia Investment Views 14 Oct
US and Europe were higher on corporate earnings. Asia markets are set to higher as well.
Markets. 13 October, 2010, 20:53US Investment Views 13 Oct
Asia markets did well, and so do Europeans. JPmorgan reported good earnings, but we might not know the troubles yet.JPMorgan 3Q Result beats estimates
JPMorgan (JPM.N) 3Q result was better than expected, but it would be interesting to see the how the foreclosure fraud drama will unfold.UK jobless claim increase for two straight months
UK jobs market is not doing well. Another opportunity to blame the government.
Markets. 13 October, 2010, 18:07Carry Trade: from Japanese Yen to US Dollar
USD seems to be replacing the position of JPY in the once-popular carry trade.UK consumer confidence drops
UK consumer confidence dropped, and, again, was attributed to spending cuts.China 3Q Trade Surplus: Commentary
China trade is still up, adding ammunition for politicians to call for rise in Chinese Yuan valuation.Standard Chartered to raise £3,258mn in right issues
Standard Chartered will raise money through right issue to strengthen capital position for growth.
Markets. 13 October, 2010, 14:45Currency War: New Frontier
Japan complained Korea of manipulating currencies, although they did it themselves as well.
Politics & Society. 13 October, 2010, 14:23Hong Kong Policy Address 2010-2011: Analysis of Housing Policy
Hong Kong Government acts to contain home prices rally, but again, it is bound to fail.
Markets. 13 October, 2010, 9:01Asia Investment Views 13 Oct
The Fed paves way for more quantitative easing. Stocks may go higher today. Focus in Hong Kong will be the policy addressQuantitative Easing on Its Way
The FOMC talked about more purchases and increase inflation expectation to stimulate economy.
Politics & Society. 12 October, 2010, 23:24Second Cold War (part 2): globalisation after the cold war
The tension between the two super-powers is mounting, but it is more than just a currency war.
Markets. 12 October, 2010, 20:18US Investment Views 12 Oct
Except China, global equities markets are mostly down. Today focus would be the Fed’s Minutes.UK Inflation was above limit
UK inflation is still high although the growth has slowed.UK economy slowed considerably
The UK economy slowed in third quarter, and people start blaming government cuts.
People. 12 October, 2010, 17:17Li Ka-shing: from revered to hated
Li Ka-shing was revered as he got rich by doing legitimate business. But now, he is hated because he is too rich.
Companies. 12 October, 2010, 15:16Breaking News: Liverpool FC in technical default
Liverpool FC is said to be in default.Breaking News: Another record land auction in Hong Kong
Chinachem Group, a private company held by Kung’s family, got the 3&5 Ede Road site.