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The Easy Oil Is Gone So Where Do We Look Now?

The Easy Oil Is Gone So Where Do We Look Now?

In 2008, Canadian economist Jeff Rubin stunned the oil market with a bold prediction: With the world economy growing at 5 percent a year, oil demand would grow with it, outpacing supply, thus lifting the oil price from $147 to […]

Global Assets Not In A Bubble Yet: J.P. Morgan

Global Assets Not In A Bubble Yet: J.P. Morgan

Global equities should remain strong until the Fed and other central banks start to hike interest rates A February 20th report from J.P. Morgan Global Asset Allocation argues that despite U.S. markets approaching all-time highs, financial markets are not really […]

Is Freddie Mac Rebuilding Its Investment Portfolio?

Is Freddie Mac Rebuilding Its Investment Portfolio?

A 19% annualized jump in Freddie Mac’s mortgage-related investment portfolio has raised red flags, but the general trend is still going in the right direction Both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are gradually reducing their mortgage-related investment portfolios, so when […]

Germany Is Having A Moment

Germany Is Having A Moment

Germany Is Having A Moment by Christopher Gannatti, Associate Director of Research, The WisdomTree Blog One of the most exciting developments thus far in 2015 has been Mario Draghi’s announcement of an open-ended quantitative easing program at the European Central […]