Tag: safe haven

What’s The Best Safe Haven For Investors?

What’s The Best Safe Haven For Investors?

What’s The Best Safe Haven For Investors? by Mark Spitznagel, originally posted on Barron’s, Reprinted with permission We are living through truly unprecedented, risky times for investors. Certainly, global markets have never been more distorted by central bank manipulations than […]

New U.S. Bond Market No Longer A “Safe Haven”

New U.S. Bond Market No Longer A “Safe Haven”

The U.S. bond market has been considered a “safe haven” for investors for generations. You might not get the biggest return on a blue-chip corporate bond or U.S. treasury note, but you could sleep at night because you didn’t have […]

[Archives] The Golden Dilemma

[Archives] The Golden Dilemma

The Golden Dilemma H/T Barry Ritholtz Claude B. Erb TR Campbell R. Harvey Duke University – Fuqua School of Business; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) May 4, 2013 Abstract: First Posted to SSRN: June 6, 2012. Gold objects have […]

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Apple Inc. bars access to Secret in Brazil

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) recently stopped downloads from anonymous messaging app Secret in Brazil. This move is a reaction to Brazil’s preliminary injunction from earlier this week. Apple may not completely remove the app iOS users with non-Brazilian accounts can still […]