Retail sales beat expectations on strong auto sales. The HFT or High Frequency Trading Scandal grows with a CBOT and CME class action.
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Wholesale prices jump but remain low historically. With 3 trillion in assets and 10 trillion in liabilities a pension crisis is looming.
Is the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau just another toothless dog and pony show to appease a gullible public? It sure looks like it….
Manufacturing and construction both miss. The banksters get sued for rigging foreign exchange. Is every market rigged? Sure looks like it.
Chicago PMI misses. High Frequency Trading victimizes legitimate investors, is illegal in its present form, yet is allowed to continue.
Wells Fargo provided a manual to its employes providing instructions on foreclosing with missing documents. Fed tapers further.
Retail sales gain in February, previous months reduced. The Bank of England releases a paper on money creation, a link is on the Blog.
Things go from bad to worse in the Ukraine, China, Japan and England. Louisiana warns on its unsustainable pension crisis.
Productivity jumps, unit labor costs fall. HSBC gets a free pass for its repeated criminal money laundering acts US Deputy AG explains why.
Stocks fall hard again to finish a bruising week, emerging market problems spread, China’s next? Earnings season is off to a decent start.