Category: Economy

Economic slowdown! What if the Fed imposes negative rates?

After the huge financing operation put in place by the FED in 2008-2009, lending $7.5 Trillion to the banks at a 0.1% interest rate, we were introduced to the toxic assets purchasing program (Capital Purchase Program) by the Us Department of the Treasury, a $700 Billion of distressed assets buying program. Afterwards we had the...

What does a strong dollar mean for the world ?

What does a strong dollar mean for the world ?

In its attempt to fit, to the strong US Dollar, the world is changing quickly. The faster the dollar gets strong and the faster each economy must fit to the new world order. If there was anyone who didn’t took seriously the power of King Dollar, should think it again. Our-days the market interactions are...

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...

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...

Should you start buying Greek stocks ?

Should you start buying Greek stocks ?

The deep drop of the Greek market according to our opinion should be considered as an opportunity to start buying. This means you should start accumulating stocks for the next 2-3 years. Through the accumulating program you can have a reasonable average price in the portfolio of many Greek stocks, especially the bank stocks. However...