Author: Alfo Markets

Lessons from Bill Gross

Lessons from Bill Gross

We often have heard M. Gross explaining his opinions against the Fed’s monetary policy, but this time he gave us some good lessons. In his last letter to investors, he argued why the Fed was wrongdoing through its Twist operations. Intervening in the market with these Twist operations, the Fed has not further expand the...

Trans pacific partnership

TTIP and TPP, what can we expect from these Free Trade Agreements

The global productivity remains at its lowest level, inflation is now next to be negative in many developed countries, the central banks have already used their Bazookas and the world bank has corrected on the downside its previsions for the world economic growth. The global currency war boosted by the many QE, seems not the...

Petrodollars outflows from the financial markets. Will it last?

Petrodollars outflow from the financial markets. Will it last?

The time of the large inflows of petrodollars in the financial markets seems to be over. Now-days analysts talk much more about Petrodollars’ exodus. The blest countries with high budget surpluses because of the high oil prices now are in the hook. In their Sovereign funds, have been poured for years billions of dollars. The...

Why the world is about to enter into a Liquidity Trap

Why the world is about to enter into a Liquidity Trap?

In the last few days we have been informed by the statistic offices that Japan’s economy has plunged again into deflation. Mainly for the same reasons, the Euro zone is also experimenting another drop in the negative territory of the core inflation index. It seems like the World is about to enter into the Liquidity...

Why the FED didn’t raised interest rates ?

Why the FED didn’t raised interest rates ?

The puzzle of why the Fed didn’t raised rates, this Thursday, is still going on, and investors are still debating about it. According to what the Governor said, this time for the Federal Committee the decision wasn’t as simple and it wasn’t unanimous. Many analysts agree that the Chinese slowdown was one of the main...

How low can the commodity prices go?

How low can the commodity prices go?

There’s been a great rally on the down side for the commodity prices. The down trend is very strong and the bulls will have to wait a little more before  we start to see again prices rising. Most likely we are in a distribution phase in these markets. Some of the over-investments that have been...