Posts Tagged ‘sovereign debt’

2011/11/14: Quick Post: Weekly Reports & Events Calendar Now Available

November 14, 2011 Leave a comment

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The full calendar is available through the link in the right hand column. This is such a robust week once again, it is impossible to include anything but a fraction of the major influences in an overview. Yet, a few key aspects stand out among the other important reports and events.

In addition to the continued sharp influences from the attempts to address the European Sovereign Debt Crisis, there is also going to be quite an impact from important scheduled reports, communication from central banks and bankers, and government debt auctions.

The latter are very prominent this Thursday, as we see offerings from Europe as well as a US 10-year TIPS auction. Along with Tuesday it is the most intense event horizon this week. However, even though today is nominally a bit lighter than those heavy midweek influences, the nature of four key aspects today make it fairly critical. Consistent with continued concerns about the European situation, there is an Italian BTP auction that should be very interesting…

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2011/08/15: AWAY on Holiday Until Later This Week

August 15, 2011 1 comment

As we are away on holiday this week, you’ll need to rely upon the post from later on last Wednesday for our background on why the equity market rally is most likely not sustainable. That doesn’t mean it can’t carry on for a while; but in essence the equities are fighting the weaker underlying economic tendencies that are likely to come home to roost for various reasons.

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