China: Big plans to boost growth

In March the case was made for being bold on China. The rationale for that is based on the part of the economic cycle that China is in. While central…

The dip – to buy or not to buy?

To buy or not to buy, that is the question? Take any major index and you can see that prices rise from low to high. Almost all stock indexes go…

Watch out: Here comes the big squeeze

What’s the ‘big squeeze’? It’s the start of the end of extremely accommodative monetary policy from both central banks and governments. The reason for the support was the outbreak of…

Time to be bold on China?

Bloomberg has published a piece this week highlighting a Chinese Hedge Fund betting big on a Chinese stocks rebound. The Fund is called Guangdong Zhengyuan Private Fund Investment Management Co.…

Why the USD remains unchallenged

There is often talk about the USD being challenged as the ‘King of currencies’. See here for some of the reasons for the USD’s status previously outlined. However, a helpful…

Retail buys the dip, but professionals fear it

Bloomberg published an interesting piece this week where it highlights the contrast between retail buying equity dips and professionals selling equities. According to Bloomberg, the Bank of America noted that…

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