Swedish repay their mortgages so slowly that it will take 140 years on average, according to the IMF.   The International Monetary Fund lamented Friday that S

Swedish repay their mortgages so slowly that it will take 140 years on average, according to the IMF. The International Monetary Fund lamented Friday that S

SPX Regression to Trend: A Perspective on Long-Term Market Performance

About the only certainty in the stock market is that, over the long haul, over performance turns into under performance and vice versa. Is there a pattern to this movement? Let's apply some simple regression analysis (see footnote below) to the question.

Europe Being Repeatedly Hit When Already Down!

Europe Being Repeatedly Hit When Already Down!

European Economic Recovery Ended In Q2

European Economic Recovery Ended In

The Monster That Is Europe

By: John Mauldin This week, Geert Wilders and his Party for Freedom in the Netherlands and Marine Le Pen of the Front National (FN) of Fr.

European markets are nervous this morning after the European Commission cut its forecast for economic growth in the euro zone yesterday, with some discouraging comments. It said growth in Europe is...

European markets are nervous this morning after the European Commission cut its forecast for economic growth in the euro zone yesterday, with some discouraging comments.

The question on my mind today is 'when will the Spanish banking system collapse?'.  Spain's exposure to Portuguese sovereign debt and unrealized losses on real

The question on my mind today is 'when will the Spanish banking system collapse? Spain's exposure to Portuguese sovereign debt and unrealized losses on real

Amidst all the happy talk that Europe is on the verge of some sort of recovery, here is yet another counterpoint: European Car Sales Plunge to 20-Year Low   D

Amidst all the happy talk that Europe is on the verge of some sort of recovery, here is yet another counterpoint: European Car Sales Plunge to Low D

EU officials and economists believe that Europe can export its way to health. It cannot. As a whole, the 17 nation block runs a net trade surplus.  With China s

EU officials and economists believe that Europe can export its way to health. As a whole, the 17 nation block runs a net trade surplus.

EU Plan Makes All Europe Vulnerable To Confiscation

Dismal economic conditions in the eurozone accelerate to the downside as evidenced by falling retail sales. Let's take a look at the Eurozone in aggregate, as w

Italy: Facing Huge Eurozone Crisis Derivative Losses

Italy: Facing Huge Eurozone Crisis Derivative Losses

The France that I see as I look out from the bullet train today is far different from the France I see when I survey the economic data. Going from Marseilles to

Austerity: A Four-Letter French Word

Not only is the bail-in a direct theft of depositors' money, the entire bailout of Cyprus is essentially a wholesale theft of national assets.  Here is Part 2 o

Not only is the bail-in a direct theft of depositors' money, the entire bailout of Cyprus is essentially a wholesale theft of national assets. Here is Part 2 o

I highly recommend this deeply insightful two-part series on the banking/debt crisis in Cyprus.  I am privileged to present a comprehensive yet succinct two-par

Not only is the bail-in a direct theft of depositors' money, the entire bailout of Cyprus is essentially a wholesale theft of national assets. Here is Part 2 o

Last month I posted updates of my search and studies of distressed European assets stemming from the banking crisis to be had at prime risk adjusted returns, se

Last month I posted updates of my search and studies of distressed European assets stemming from the banking crisis to be had at prime risk adjusted returns, se

Yesterday I opined extensively on transparency (actually, the lack thereof) in the European banking system - Transparency In The European Banking? Madness, I s

Yesterday I opined extensively on transparency (actually, the lack thereof) in the European banking system - Transparency In The European Banking? Madness, I s

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