Category Archives: Investments

Greece and the Markets

The Greeks do seem to like being at the centre of attention. Just when we thought the finances were back on the straight and narrow, Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has gone off at a tangent and announced a Referendum on … Continue reading

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China moves towards flexible currency

For years now the Chinese Yuan or Renminbi (ISO code: RMB) has been pegged in value to the US Dollar. The US has consistently argued that this kept Chinese export prices artificially low, harming Western production capabilities. Even low cost … Continue reading

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Will growth continue?

For the last year there have been many pundits of the “glass is half-empty” type forecasting a double-dip recession. They’re talking about whether growth in GDP will go negative again just a few months after recovery began. I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Should you worry about Euro values?

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the value of the Euro. Much of it speculates that the Greek crisis will undermine the Euro, but what is the real situation?

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