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Jobless Claim Numbers: A Mixed Bag
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Jobless Claim Numbers: A Mixed Bag

Jobless claims climbed by 21,000 to a seasonally adjusted 377,000 in the week ended Jan. 21. Jobless claims number are released every Thursday by the The U.S. government. Analysts were expecting the number to rise to  rise to 373,000 from last week’s […]

The FSA’s Statement on the Einhorn Fine
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The FSA’s Statement on the Einhorn Fine

For getting a background about this statement shared below, please read these links: 1 – https://www.valuewalk.com/2012/01/greenlight-capital-responds-to-insider-trading-charges/ 2 – https://www.valuewalk.com/2012/01/is-david-einhorn-guilty-of-insider-trading/ After reading the above pieces, now see the statement below (taken from WSJ): The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has decided to fine David […]

New Year, Same Crisis by George Soros
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New Year, Same Crisis by George Soros

DAVOS – The measures introduced by the European Central Bank last December, especially the Long Term Refinancing Operation (LTRO), have relieved the liquidity problems of European banks, but have not cured the financing disadvantage of the highly indebted member states. […]