Most people get information through well-greased channels: The press. Social media. Gossip in your business/social circle. Gossip from people with wide ranging connections, such as your barber or hair person, the cab driver. Chatter at…

Yves here. If coronavirus goes much of anywhere in the US, and that looks to be reasonably likely, Trump having cut the staffing of the CDC and reducing spending on other programs and bodies tasked…

Dark Towers

According to veteran Wall Street Journal and New York Times reporter David Enrich, Deutsche Bank is a rogue financial institution – too big to fail or even to be seriously censured given its importance to…

Stock-Market Bubble Fears Are Greatly OverblownDespite some pockets of excess, valuations today are nothing like those of the dot-com era.Bloomberg, February 24, 2020       Anyone paying attention to finance, markets and the economy…