Macro Briefing: 29 March 2019

Chinese and US negotiators working on agreement to end trade war: Bloomberg UK was slated to leave EU today, but that’s not happening… at least not yet: CNN German retail spending...

Timeline: The 30-Year History of the World Wide Web

The World Wide Web is now as old as the typical millennial. On March 12, the World Wide Web celebrated its 30th birthday. Over the last three decades, we’ve seen...

A History of Revolution in U.S. Taxation

As Benjamin Franklin once said, “Nothing is certain except death and taxes.” While this quote was penned in 1789, his words still ring true today. U.S. taxation has changed over...

Most Businesses Were Nowhere Near Ready For Brexit Last Friday –...

Thank goodness for backbench MPs and the European Union. Without their efforts, the UK would by now have left the EU without any trade deals, or ongoing relationship with...

Macro Briefing: 1 August 2018

Facebook finds ongoing effort to meddle in 2018 US elections: Reuters Turkey is ready to retaliate over threat of US sanctions: The Hill Fed is considering a pause to interest rate...

Jeremy Lin, Role Model for Traders

If you pay attention to NBA basketball — and even if you don’t — you may have heard of the “Linsanity” phenomenon. Jeremy Lin, an Asian-American point guard for...

Mapping The Spread Of Words Along Trade Routes

The World Wide Web is now as old as the typical millennial. On March 12, the World Wide Web celebrated its 30th birthday. Over the last three decades, we’ve seen...

Visualizing the AI Revolution in One Infographic

The World Wide Web is now as old as the typical millennial. On March 12, the World Wide Web celebrated its 30th birthday. Over the last three decades, we’ve seen...

The World’s 7.5 Billion People, in One Chart

The world is constantly changing, and many of these shifts have the potential to alter the investment landscape. While some of these changes can be temporary and fleeting, others can...

The Rise Of Online Dating, And The Company That Dominates The...

Couples used to meet in real life, but now more and more people are “matching” online. While online dating was once considered taboo, the number of couples meeting online has...

Don’t Get Carried Away By Beijing’s Stimulus

Residential construction work in Qingdao, China. Government stimulus is unlikely to deliver the economic boost of previous years © Bloomberg On the surface, this year’s jump in China’s total social...

Interest Rates Create Bearish Doji Star Topping Pattern, Says Joe Friday

Could interest rates be peaking after moving much higher over the past 5-years? Yes! Joe Friday shares that the yield on the 5-year note, looks like it created an important...