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Throwing Cold Water On Investor Optimism (Not That We Needed Too)

Yesterday the 16th Geneva Report was released bearing bad news for everybody that was hoping for good news. The report, which highlighted that debt across the planet had continued to increase ¬†and speed up despite the market crash of 2008, is sobering and seemed to cast in stone that which we already knew; that the […]

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Russia Invades Ukraine, Needs Potatoes

Last week it looked as though Russia was escalating its engagement in Ukraine, sending supplies directly into Ukrainian territory and potentially starting a full blown war. But things have remained opaque since then, with increasing reports that Russian troops were crossing the border and Russia steadfastly denying it. But after days of reports from the […]

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Russia’s Trade War Shows Europe to be The Better Economy

Since I first wrote about the Ukraine¬†much has happened. Russia has been unmasked as a bizarre cartoon villain seemingly hellbent on destabilizing the Ukrainian government, assisting “rebels” and being indirectly responsible for the murder of a plane full of people. All of which came to a head last week when it appeared that Russia might […]

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