Macro Investing
Inflation Investments

How Inflation Can Impact Your Investments

The stock market has been on a roller coaster ride in recent years. The Federal Reserve's policy of low interest rates and quantitative easing has created an environment that is ripe for inflation. What...
Developing Economies Energy Transition

Developing Economies Are Key In The Global Energy Transition

Massive investment in renewable energy in the developing economies, which are set to produce most of the global emissions in the coming years and decades, will be necessary to achieve global climate goals, according...
COVID-19 Relief

Lawmakers Pass $2 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

U.S. lawmakers in the House and Senate have just passed a $2 trillion bill aimed at bolstering the economy through direct payments and funding for COVID-19 relief. Distribution of the much-anticipated second round of stimulus...
Free Stocks

Could Free Stocks Save Capitalism?

In order to make every retiree in the U.S. rich, while saving capitalism in the process, the U.S. government should give every American free stocks at birth. Billionaire Bill Ackman, chief executive of Pershing Square Capital...
Short Sellers

Short Sellers Are Winning Big In This Turbulent Market

Short sellers have certainly lost a bundle betting against certain corners of the stock market after Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) and its partner BioNTech (NASDAQ:BNTX) reported that their Covid-19 vaccine candidate, BNT162b2, has proved to...
San Francisco

San Francisco’s Wealth Tax Could Spark An Exodus From The City

In the shade of the US presidential elections, San Francisco residents also voted for and approved a measure for sweeping business tax changes of a Robinhood nature.  Starting in 2022, San Francisco’s Measure L, also...
Stock Market Crash

Is Another Stock Market Crash Looming?

Late last year, a cross-section of pundits predicted that 2020 would go down as one of the most volatile years in the history of financial markets mainly due to escalating trade wars. Turns out...
Jobs Report

Dire Jobs Report Paints A Grim Picture For The U.S. Economy

As health experts warn about a looming, and perhaps imminent, third wave of the pandemic, a new jobs report shows that the U.S. continues to pile on unemployment claims caused by a slow economic...
Banks Money Laundering

Money Laundering Is A Multi-Trillion-Dollar Business

According to documents obtained by BuzzFeed News and shared with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and more than a hundred other media outlets, more than 2,000 files show more than $2 trillion...
Stock_market

Brutal economic report weighs on U.S. stock market

Global markets took a hit Thursday morning, setting up U.S. equities to open lower after the Fed warned of a weakening recovery and fading consumer confidence amid a record drop in GDP, and as...