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Global financial markets: November 2013
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

Last month, the situation on world financial markets was largely determined by three main events:

02-12-2013 Имя Фамилия 3785 0

The oligarchs, the dictators of the XXI century
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

In early October, investment Bank Crédit Suisse released its annual report on world wealth. It literally is full of interesting finds, but one of them particularly struck me. It comes to the distribution of assets in Russia. According to the report, 35% of all wealth in the country are in the hands of 110 people. I can't believe this. At the same time, a soul of 93.7% of respondents $ 10,000 or less.

18-11-2013 admin 3208 0

The Ordnung, or poverty. As Germany was transformed from the "sick man of Europe" in her only Savior
Проект: Russia - Germany: a new alliance?

Now it's hard to believe but just a decade ago, economists called Germany "the sick man of Europe". Internal reforms of the mid-2000s and the global economic crisis has made Germany the main pillar of the Eurozone and the whole idea of a United Europe as a whole. Germany both in economic and reputational sense, became so strong that it began to irritate her neighbours, and even the United States. "Ribbon.<url>" decided to find out what the critics don't like Germany, and why Germany will remain the leader of the EU.

13-11-2013 admin 2341 0

US Republicans and Democrats will show the world "the new show" in January 2014
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

That during the discussion of the US debt ceiling congressmen global financial markets are not a fever, you must abandon the global reserve currency, to which the US dollar and the currencies move regional unions, convinced the general director of the Centre for Strategic estimates and projections Sergey Grinyaev.

31-10-2013 admin 48391 0

The sun is setting on dollar supremacy, and with it, power over us
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

The steady erosion of faith in the dollar that began with the financial crisis 5 years ago, seems to have reached boiling point with the beginning of political battles on Capitol hill. Finding a long-term alternative to the dollar as never before. Sorry, there are no alternatives, or at least, not now. Only in horror to look at economic suicide, which seems the U.S. intends to take.

17-10-2013 admin 2408 0

In China are beginning to take action in case of default of the USA
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

The first sign from Asia that the region creates additional financial mechanisms to mitigate the impact of a possible default in the USA, came from Hong Kong. China expressed the view that the possession of as security for certain short-term U.S. Treasury bonds involves greater risks than previously thought.

16-10-2013 admin 2582 0

The crisis in the USA: off to the winds
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

The U.S. government closed the second week in a row: Congress and President Obama were unable to agree on the budget for 2014. Expires and the deadline for raising the debt ceiling of the country - after October 17, the US may not be able to service their bonds.

15-10-2013 admin 2614 0

Financiers are actively preparing for U.S. default
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. continue to negotiate on the budget and the debt ceiling with an uncertain outcome. However, the financial sector does not want to risk and is already preparing defensive measures in case the US still allow it to default on its obligations. The company avoids husbando maturing in October—November, the yield on which over the last week has jumped three times.

12-10-2013 admin 2579 0

Up to global catastrophe two weeks. A U.S. default may lead to new financial crisis
Проект: Causes and nature of the current crisis

Another confrontation between Democrats and Republicans in the US may lead to new global financial crisis, perhaps even stronger than in 2008. The reason, of course, will not just temporarily unemployed, the government, and a technical default in the event that if, by 17 October the Congress will raise the debt ceiling.

04-10-2013 admin 2789 0

Idealistic and pragmatic forecasting
Проект: Analytical work: the experience of Russian and foreign experts

The article "Idealistic and pragmatic forecasting", Peter Faber proposes to analyze the National security Strategy of the USA 2010. According to the author, it illustrates the fundamental changes in the modern paradigm of predictive activity.

23-09-2013 admin 3467 0