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Strategies & Market Trends
The Financial Collapse of 2001 Unwinding
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Aftermath of the dotcom bubble. Financial Collapse ensued. Greenspan flooded the market resulting in the real estate bubble. That cause another financial crisis of 2008. That prompted Quantitative Easing (QE) for 5 years until Janet Yellen pulled the plug in which became known as the Taper Tantrum.

The US could afford stopping QE not so Europe, Japan and China which are still doing it.
Today, the world economy deals with these excesses as well as the changes in China which moves to a much slower GDP growth and move into higher valued added products.

The aim of this thread is to serve as a center of discussions of these major issues. Although we have had a thread dedicated to this theme, it has deteriorated into a reality show of the US political system which is not what this new thread is all about.

While the old Financial Collapse thread suffer from weak leadership and poor moderation this one will be kept clean of political shenanigans.
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6949Can I please pay you to lend you money? Nordea puts it well; " you are now elmatador-9 minutes ago
6948A wise man is patient. Bobrobert b furman-14 minutes ago
6947HI Bob, I am now in other solar and wind markets but kept that in my mind. I knelmatador-15 minutes ago
6946Hi El, Are you still involved in that? If so great news and no doubt an item trobert b furman-3 hours ago
6945The petrol stations dealers are talking! You asked if that had moved. It didn&#elmatador-3 hours ago
6944Always find the Delta between the narrative and the reality. Reality always diveelmatador-9 hours ago
6943"On the first day I'm inaugurated, I'm going to ask the public for elmatador-2 AM
6942A growing number of international and German buyers are snapping up wineries, hielmatador11 AM
6941It appears at this time the bill has been cut to about 500 billion, we know McCoflashforward2009-yesterday
6940Two quick takeaways in my case.. credit grew savings.. via stock market and RETheJackofHearts-yesterday
6939Santa Claus Arriving December Bipartisan COVID-19 Relief Framework Total: $908 belmatador-yesterday
6938He is being tempted by Bitcoin... Are cryptocurrencies killing gold? We’ve beeelmatador-yesterday
6937the concept of a saving glut nonetheless remains a very useful concept in underselmatador-yesterday
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6935US Dollar Index tests 91.00 level for the first time since April 2018 Vaccines elmatador-yesterday
6934Note that Hong Kong fate was decided because China need that financial entrepot TheJackofHearts-Wednesday
6933There is a difference between having capital and making it out of nothing at allTheJackofHearts-Wednesday
6932Hi El, It looks like slv broke out up yesterday.robert b furman-Wednesday
6931Look to the Central Bank Rates And the Trio of Ladies Janet Yellen ECB Christielmatador-Wednesday
6930The historical link between rising commodity prices, a falling dollar and the inelmatador-Wednesday
6929The Next Commodity Cycle and Emerging Markets The stars may be aligned for a nelmatador-Wednesday
6928The number of Chinese citizens over 60 stood at 254 million at the end of last yelmatador-Tuesday
6927Americans should be prepared for a presidency like JFK's. For starters, theelmatador-Tuesday
6926Here’s how the US economy could transform under Biden after his appointment of Jelmatador-Tuesday
6925Here comes old age to haunt the Chinese Communist party. As you know I have beeelmatador-Tuesday
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