Tag: Carry Trade

US Dollar Carry Trades In The Era Of ‘Cheap Money’

US Dollar Carry Trades In The Era Of ‘Cheap Money’

US Dollar Carry Trades In The Era Of ‘Cheap Money’ Ali Shehadeh Queen’s University Belfast – Finance Peter Erdos RPM Risk & Portfolio Management AB, Stockholm, Sweden Youwei Li Queen’s University Belfast – School of Management Michael Moore University of […]

After 9 years the Fed finally raised interest rates. Fed Chair Yellen took the historic step after her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, lowered rates to 0% during the depths of the 2008 global financial crisis.

The Biggest Carry Trade In The World

The Biggest Carry Trade In The World by David Schawel, Economic Musings By now, everyone knows that the Fed hiked rates yesterday. What most people don’t realize though is that the economics of the “biggest carry trade in the world” has […]

Horseman Capital: Carry Trade And Capital Destruction

Horseman Capital: Carry Trade And Capital Destruction

Carry Trade And Capital Destruction by John-Paul Burke, Horseman Capital Management “Initially the ‘carry’ from a relative interest rate advantage generates a positive return, but ultimately depreciation should destroy the accumulated income. By observing where we are in this characteristic […]

The Fall Of The Mighty Euro [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Fall Of The Mighty Euro [INFOGRAPHIC]

The European Union has always been primarily a political project. The idea of the union was to take peoples that had long and complicated histories, and to place them in a situation where they must work together and shed their […]

Getting Paid for Doing the Obvious?

Getting Paid for Doing the Obvious?

I’ve spent a good few hours running. Up hills, down hills, along flats… just running. A not so startling realization is that running uphill burns more calories, is more taxing on your body, makes you breathe harder, and will make […]

Carry Trade And Trend In Lots Of Places – PIMCO

Carry Trade And Trend In Lots Of Places – PIMCO

Carry Trade And Trend In Lots Of Places by Vineer Bhansali, Josh Davis, Matt Dorsten, Graham A. Rennison, PIMCO Investors intuitively know two fundamental principles of investing: (1) Don’t fight the trend, (2) Don’t pay too much to hold an […]