Bank and Broker Default Risk Soars

 EmailPrint This Post Print This Post

“As the scarecrows (‘if I only had a brain’) in Washington bicker over partisan politics, the life blood of our economy is no longer flowing. Each hour that passes that a deal doesn’t get done, a tick of GDP washes away. By the time legislation does get passed, too much damage could already have been done,” said Bespoke while watching the CDS spreads sky-rocketting. […]






OverSeas Radio Network

Bail-out Plan: Will it Work, and How Will Markets React?

 EmailPrint This Post Print This Post

Greetings from London where I am spending a few days on a business visit. Economic doom and gloom prevail in this neck of the woods, but the real focus is on the US government’s bail-out plan. This post is a guest contribution from the economists at Morgan Stanley, providing food for thought on the chances of the plan being successful and its likely impact on financial markets. Remember to also post your views on this topic in the comments section of the blog site. […]






OverSeas Radio Network

We should toss him a couple of bucks …

 EmailPrint This Post Print This Post

Hat tip: Barry Ritholtz’s The Big Picture, September 25, 2008.

 

Did you enjoy this post? If so, click here to subscribe to updates to Investment Postcards from Cape Town by e-mail.

 

OverSeas Radio Network

Top 100 Financial Blogs

Recent Posts

Charts & Indexes

Gold Price (US$)

Don Coxe’s Weekly Webcast

Podcast – Dow Jones


One minute - every hour - weekdays
(requires Windows Media Player)
newsflashr network
National Debt Clock

Calendar of Posts

September 2008
MTWTFSS
« Aug Oct »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930 

Feed the Bull