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Entries from June 2008

A Manifesto for the Next Industrial Revolution

June 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

Food for thought . . . looking far ahead: http://discussionleader.hbsp.com/haque/2008/06/a_manifesto_for_the_next_indus_1.html A Manifesto for the Next Industrial Revolution Posted by Umair Haque on June 17, 2008 5:47 PM This is one of my favorite times of the year – because the Supernova conference is on. There are few conferences that combine so much big-picture insight, tons […]

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US Securities Markets – Thu 26 Jun

June 26th, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

Goldman’s “sell” call on GM and C gave traders the excuse to sell the market all day !

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US Securities Markets – Wed 25 Jun

June 25th, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

The FOMC annouced that the Fed Funds Rate would remain  unchanged at 2.00%. Ho-hum !

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US Securities Markets – Tue 24 June

June 24th, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

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Management Credibility and Accounting Ingenuity – some insights

June 24th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Markets

David Einhorn is founder and President of Greenlight Capital, a hedge fund. Read about his analysis and experiences with Lehman Bros management here.  Erin Callan was removed as CFO on June 12.

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US Securities Markets – Mon 23 Jun

June 23rd, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

Markets trading sideways until FOMC announcement on Wednesday Jun 25.

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Risk Management – some views

June 22nd, 2008 · 1 Comment · Markets

Richard Bookstaber’s testimony here.

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US Securities Markets – Fri 20 Jun

June 22nd, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

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US Securities Markets – Thu 19 Jun

June 22nd, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

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US Securities markets – Wed 18 Jun

June 18th, 2008 · No Comments · Markets

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