Danger spots beyond the eurozone

Events in China, Iran, Mid-East, and the US presidential polls could eclipse the EU crisis

Source: Business Times, Singapore

GLOBAL market participants have become so euro-centric that broader economic and geopolitical risks have been placed on the back burner. Despite … Read the rest

Why markets are now so difficult to forecast

June 2011 Predictions are a waste of time in today’s volatile global markets. Rather than follow usually wrong central bank prognosis, economists’ forecasts, chartists’ configurations or charlatan soothsayers, it is safer to assess the situation on the basis of what … Read the rest