Want to Fix Gun Violence in America? Go Local.
The Guardian UK | March 2017
The Economics of Gun Violence…


Southern Command in Costa Rica: US Occupation Disguised as Humanitarian Aid
Truth Out | 18 March 2017
Mesoamerican Integration and Development Project plans to…

U.S. German Trade:
Twitter | 17 March 2017
US German trade balance…

More Hedge Funds Shut Last Year Than Any Time Since the 2008 Crisis
Bloomberg | 17 March 2017
Hedge Funds fold…

NY Fed Reduces US Growth Estimates after New Data
CNBC | 17 March 2017
Fed down sizes growth…

Goldman Buys Bad Mortgages Worth $5.7 Billion (GS)
Investopedia | 17 March 2017
Goldman mega mortgage purchase…

Data Show Spike in People Renouncing Inheritance to Avoid Taxes
Ekathimerini | 16 March 2017
Major cities…

‘It’s Getting Worse’: An Increasing Number of Americans have Stopped Paying Their Car Loans
Yahoo | 15 March 2017
Car Loans payments in decline…

Amazon is Going to Kill More American Jobs than China Did
Market Watch | 15 March 2017
12 million jobs in retail are…

How Bankers Became the Top Exploiters of the Economy
Counter Punch | 15 March 2017
Rents and bank loans to the 5% at the…

Idaho House Votes Overwhelmingly To End Income Taxation Of Precious Metals
Zero Hedge | 14 March 2017
ID Drops Tax….

Trump Paid $38 Million in Taxes in 2005: White House
Reuters | 14 March 2017
Trump’s IRS tab…

Trump to Nominate Goldman Sachs’ Donovan as Deputy Treasury Secretary
Reuters | 14 March 2017
Trump Names Donovan…

Boeing, Aerospace Manufacturers Back U.S. Tax Overhaul
Reuters | 14 March 2017
Boeing Supports Trump’s Tax Plan…

Washington Post Software Deal a Double Win for Bezos
Reuters | 14 March 2017
WP Bezos deal…

Republicans on Defense after Report says Millions would Lose Insurance
Reuters | 14 March 2017
CBO rates RNC Health Plan…

How Slipping Oil Prices Are Hurting the Global Reflation Rally
Bloomberg | 14 March 2017
Reflation narrative that has…

Dollar Gains, Stocks Slip Before Fed as Oil Slumps: Markets Wrap
Bloomberg | 14 March 2017
Interrupted the calm…

Towns Make Legal Case Against Malloy’s Teacher Pension Plan
Courant | 14 March 2017
Force towns to pay…

Board to Puerto Rico: Cut Pension System, Impose Furloughs
ABC News | 13 March 2017
Implemented if…

Opinion: Don’t give States Free Rein over Private Retirement Accounts
Hill | 13 March 2017
States aren’t willing to take on…

Trump Budget Opens New Fight Among Republicans
CNBC | 12 March 2017
Intraparty revolt over…

Pension Pressures Will Weigh On 15 Largest U.S. Cities’ Budgets
S&P Global Ratings | 08 March 2017
Ratings direct…

Regulating ERISA Fiduciary Outsourcing
ILR | 01 March 2017
Private employers have…

2016 Global Hedge Fund and Investor Survey
EY | 2017
Path to growth is…

2017 Global Private Equity Survey, in collaboration with Private Equity International
EY | 2017
Operating model…

Public Pension Assets Quarterly Update (Q4 2016)
NASRA | 01 March 2017
Increase of…


Jerome Corsi: Wikileaks Vault 7 Proves CIA Gone Completely Rogue

YouTube | 08 March 2017
CIA has…

State TV: Iran Air Receives 2nd of 100 Airbus Jets
Yahoo | 11 March 2017
And Boeing…

Share Turnover by Fund Managers Not Helping Business: Expert
Reuters | 10 March 2017
Short Term Returns…

Investors Cash Out of U.S.-based Junk Bond Funds
Reuters | 09 March 2017
Flight from Low Grade Corp Debt…

Yield Curve Inverts As Mnuchin Warns Congress Of “Extraordinary Measures” To Avoid Debt Ceiling
ZeroHedge | 09 March 2017
Reinstated on…

Initial Jobless Claims Jump more than Expected
BI | 09 March 2017
Pace of layoffs and…

Bond Bloodbath – Treasuries Haven’t Seen A Longer Losing-Streak Than This In 43 Years
ZeroHedge | 09 March 2017
Dow was desperately…

Hoteliers Cast Airbnb as Fast-Growing Professional Rival
WSJ | 09 March 2017

McConnell: Tax Reform Unlikely by August
The Hill | 09 March 2017
Tax Reform Push-Back…

Trump Administration Considers $6 Billion Cut to HUD Budget
Washington Post | 08 March 2017
Targets funding for…

Are We Witnessing The Weirdest Moment In Economic History?
Alt Market | 08 March 2017
Pull the plug on…

Are We Witnessing The Weirdest Moment In Economic History?
Zero Hedge | 08 March 2017
Unusual Global Financial Predicament…

Trump talks infrastructure with Musk, developers
Yahoo | 08 March 2017
Musk joins Trump….

Shooting Holes in Land Transfer
Ultimate Upland | 08 March 2017
Does the Federal Government Own….

Dems press FCC chief on AT&T-Time Warner merger
The Hill | 08 March 2017
Merger Madness Cont’d…

Exclusive: Mexico Cancels Sugar Export Permits to U.S.
Reuters | 08 March 2017
Trade Dispute…

Job Creation Posts Blowout Month in February, ADP Says
CNBC | 08 March 2017
New Hiring Boom…

February Inflation at 27-Month High
Business Inquirer | 08 March 2017
Inflation Soaring…

OECD Warns of Disconnect Between Stock Market and Economy
The Star | 07 March 2017
Economic Disconnect…

US Credit Card Debt Sees Biggest Drop In Over Four Years
Zero Hedge | 07 March 2017
Credit Card Use lowest…

Stocks have Entered the ‘Danger Zone’
Business Insider | 06 March 2017
Stocks on Precipice…

Nobel Economist Takes Aim at Rent-seeking Banking and Healthcare Industries
Market Watch | 06 March 2017
“Devoted to stealing things”…

A Third Of All U.S. Shopping Malls Are Projected To Close As ‘Space Available’ Signs Go Up All Over America
TEC | 06 March 2017
That is why it is so alarming…

Pepsi Lays Off 20% Of Its Philadelphia Workers, Blames Soda Tax
Zero Hedge | 06 March 2017
Soda Tax Axes Jobs…

Key Events In The Coming Week: All Eyes On Payrolls
Zero Hedge | 06 March 2017
Fed Rate Hike Looms..

The Government Doesn’t Actually Want Housing to be More Affordable
SMH |06 March 2017
Rule out any of the things…

Is Retail CRE The Next Financial Implosion? With Charles Hugh Smith

YouTube | 03 March 2017
Gordon T Long of Macro Analytics…

Joyce Nelson, Mark Anielski on “It’s Our Money”
Ellen Brown | 04 March 2017
Canadians Fight for Return of…

Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation Running Out of Cash, Millions Affected
Mish Talk | 03 March 2017

Yellen Points to March Rate Hike as Fed Signals End of Easy Money
Reuters| 03 March 2017
Fed Rate Hike looms…


Treasury Department Burning through Cash as Debt Ceiling Approaches
Washington Examiner | 03 March2017
Low cash balance is required under…

How The Lights Went Out In A West Texas Town
American Conservative | 16 May 2013
(Local) Sudden jump in interest rates…

Stocks Rise, US Dollar Down after Yellen Signals Rate Rise
Reuters | 03 March 2017
Yellen confirmed…

Caterpillar Goes From White House Kudos to Multi-Agency Raid
Bloomberg | 03 March 2017
Commerce, Internal Revenue, FDIC. and…

Snapchat is Still Rallying — Here’s How Long It Takes on Average for a Hot IPO to Crash
BI | 03 March 2017
Quite good at selling…

Spanish Social Security ‘to Run Out of Money in July’
IPE | 03 March 2017
Regularly drawn on the funds in order…

Bank Of America Sets A Date For The Market’s “Great Fall”
Zero Hedge | 02 March 2017
Little longer…

Retail Buying Panic: S&P ETF Saw Biggest Inflow In 27 Months Yesterday
Zero Hedge | 02 March 2017
Unstable equilibrium…

Danish Regulator Calls for ‘Broad Debate’ on Risk Shift to Consumers
IPE | 01 March 2017
Enough money for…

ESG Roundup: FSB Climate Disclosures Task Force Mandate Extended
IPE | 01 March 2017
Proposed that it “continue…

Why ESG Reporting Still Matters to U.S. Investors
Green Biz | 27 December 2016
portfolio selection and management

President Trump’s Disingenuous Middle Class Tax Cut Pitch
Vox | 28 February 2017
47% goes to…

David Stockman-Everything Will Grind to a Halt in 2017

YouTube | 25 February 2017
Solari Report: The Deep State & Trump Budget… publishes March 2nd…

‘Depressed’ Wall Street Exec Jumps to his Death
NY Post | 01 March 2017
The List Continues…

Trump Gives Nod to Republican Tax-credit Proposal on Obamacare
Reuters | 01 March 2017
Tax Breaks to Offset OCare..

Trumpflation vs Negative Rates: The Battle Endures
WSJ | 28 Feburary March 2017
Negative Rate Challenge..

Beijing Needs to Do More to Lift Its Bonds Appeal
WSJ | 28 Feburary 2017
WSJ on Chinese Bonds..

The Highwaymen
Mother Jones | February 2017
Privateering Our Highways..

A Global Eurodollar Shortage
MATASII | 27 February 2017
Euro Shortfall..

Obama Illegally Robbed Fannie, Freddie to Fund Obamacare
Info Wars | 27 February 2017
Illegal Funding of Obama-Care…

Drained pension fund has retired New York Union Workers Pinching Pennies to Survive, as Doom Looms for Reserves across U.S.
NY Daily News | 26 February 2017
Pension Funds drained..

Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Letter 2016
BH | 25 February 2017
Per-share book value…

Debt Limit Suspension to Expire March 15
JD Supra | 23 February 2017
If Congress fails…