Isaac Newton once said that he could calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of the people. Newton is believed to have lost almost all of his fortune during the South Sea bubble in the spring of 1720.
Up until now, Bitcoin has been a one directional bet. Market participants have not been able to express their bearish view on the cryptocurrency by taking short positions. Thus, every correction on its parabolic rise up was o
Move over Brexit. The big talk in the financial markets right now is the meeting held between former US fed chairman Ben Bernanke with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his key economic advisors earlier this week.
Where are oil prices heading? Are they going to $20 per barrel or is the worse of the capitulation in the energy markets behind us? Most fundamental and technical factors still seem to be pointing towards further downside in
Indian equities have been hammered over the last couple of months amidst global volatility arising out of the confusion around the US Fed hike, China recession fears as well as disappointment over domestic economic data.
China can tolerate being called anti-democratic or a currency manipulator amongst a host of other things by its western counterparts and emerging market peers. But what it can never tolerate is the perception that its Governm
A Grexit can be easily absorbed by the financial system, but European policymakers will soon need to answer the more fundamental question which is at the heart of Europe's problems: How long can the Euro survive?