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A New Kind Of Oil Price Speculation

A New Kind Of Oil Price Speculation

A New Kind Of Oil Price Speculation by Cook & Bynum Sometimes structured products are only masquerading as investments, when in reality they are time-bound gambling vehicles.  Jason Zweig recently highlighted a case study where “investors” were simply speculating with […]

Oil Prices – $50 As Soon As May?

Oil Prices – $50 As Soon As May?

Oil Prices – $50 As Soon As May? by Charles Kennedy, OilPrice.com After staging a 50 percent rally between February and March, oil prices have bounced around, moving up or down on a given day depending on the news cycle. […]

Executive Pay Rises Despite Law Change

Executive Pay Rises Despite Law Change

Executive Pay Rises Despite Law Change by Matthew Allen, swissinfo.ch The day after it announced 2,000 more job cuts, Credit Suisse revealed that it paid its newest chief executive, Tidjane Thiam, some CHF4.6 million ($4.7 million) for six months of […]