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  1. So is China at the verge of a financial crisis?

    Credit plays a pivotal role in stimulating imbalances in the economy while the level of public debt governs the degree of responsiveness vis-à-vis fiscal stimuli amidst recessionary episodes. One of the key takeaways from the past crises that the world ha ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 25 2015 - 9:00am -

  2. Troubled Assets Relief Program Summary, 2008 TARP Legislation Guide

        The Guide to Understanding TARP Want to impress your colleagues and interviewers with how much you know about this $700 Billion (and counting) behemoth of legislation? Curious where all your tax dollars are going? Then this troubled assets re ...

    0 comments - silver bananas - Jan 9 2014 - 8:51am -

  3. China: To short or not to short?

    China; the birthplace of Kung Fu, fireworks, hot asian women, and fake Louis Vuittons. It's meteoric rise in power is unparalleled throughout history. Though largely hated in the old world, some say that it's the future, the new frontier, the pl ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 9 2010 - 2:37am -

  4. Credit Crisis Explained

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    22 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 4 2009 - 5:57am -

  5. Credit Crisis Question

    I have a question regarding the credit crisis that I am hoping you guys can help me answer. What was the reason large commercial banks like UBS, Bank of America, and JP Morgan invested so heavily into CDOs and other "toxic assets?" If the whole ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2012 - 1:14pm -

  6. BUY & HOLD..... A SCAM

    Just did a search on the topic of buy and hold and there is no thread on it and really wanted to start an in depth discussion on what I feel is the biggest scam in wall street. The myth that buy and hold is the most superior investment strategy. Every day ...

    20 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 24 2009 - 10:19am -

  7. "It Was You"

    http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Dimon-Dont-paint-all... Some great words by Jamie Dimon. Just when I thought all the eloquence and smarts on Wall Street were being drowned out by the incompetence, there's still proof out there that there is smart money ...

    11 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 3 2009 - 2:44pm -

  8. Goldman Sachs Hate Blog, Unreal

          http://www.goldmansachs666.com/ Absolutely unreal what some people will do to get attention. Goldman credit crisis collapse ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 13 2009 - 7:39pm -

  9. BB Dreams, MM Nightmares

          My question in summary: Can I get to a BB from a dwindling MM firm? Sorry. I had to edit this. I distorted some of the facts in my original post to conceal my identity, but I still think I put out too much information. Thanks for your ...

    13 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 3 2009 - 10:36am -

  10. How does all of this affect IBD?

          I've been reading many articles, such as the following, that spell death for the investment banking industry. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/ccc6d456-8fd7-11dd-9890-... Yet, it is really S&T that they are talking about. After all, ...

    10 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 2 2008 - 4:56am -

  11. Looks like the bears have moved into town.

          EDIT: sorry i forgot to post the link. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsfQsUYZ5Y8 bear market credit crisis Panic ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 1 2008 - 8:02pm -

  12. How are the big funds doing?

    So I am wondering how the big hedge funds out there are doing in this environment. I have heard rumors some some of the big names SAC Citadel are getting pounded pretty hard. Im looking for more to read on the subject. All the people that made ridiculous ...

    5 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 2 2008 - 3:53pm -

  13. This Too Shall Pass...(part 1)

    We will all remember today as the beginning of the new market. Congress has apparently come to terms on a bailout plan and, barring any last minute shenanigans in the House or Senate, it will be voted on and passed this week. We all have a new managing pa ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 29 2008 - 1:24am -

  14. CRISIS OF CONFIDENCE?

          I've been wondering what effect this crisis will have on this/the next generation of bankers/traders/businespeople. Are we going to be wiser and more humble, or just more risk-averse and paranoid? Do you feel as if we've bee ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 2 2009 - 9:36pm -

  15. My take on student loan crisis/student loan forgiveness discussion

    A lot of graduates with student loans who advocate for student loan forgiveness feel that they are the victims of a scam, and to renege on their debt is to be revolutionary. In my opinion student loans are in a lot of ways a good program, or at least star ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 28 2014 - 5:01pm -

  16. Inside the Meltdown: PBS Program

          This is a bit old but in case you haven't seen it here you go: credit crisis meltdown foreclosures ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 21 2009 - 12:57am -

  17. More Expensive Than Expected?

    Have you ever had a professional give you an estimate on a home or car repair? I always assume that the final bill will be at least 10-20% higher. Whenever the final bill is lower I am always shocked and surprised. Well it turns out the bailout's are ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 11 2008 - 8:08pm -

  18. A look at the brighter side of life!

    Well, Lehman's is going Chapter 11, Merrill Lynch was lucky enough to get bought by BofA. Oh, not to forget that Morgan and Goldman are looking at a potential meltdown as well, in desperate need to shore up stable deposits. Oh, right, and AIG looking ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2008 - 4:18pm -

  19. The Greek Crisis Explained

          http://www.zerohedge.com/article/greek-crisis-thre... credit crisis solvency greece Euro zone sovereign debt greek crisis ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Jun 5 2010 - 3:48pm -

  20. Banks have lost more in last 12 months in made in previous 25 years

    So today on the radio I heard the most bizarre fact about the extent of this financial crisis. This comes from Putin's speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos. "I just want to remind you that, just a year ago, American delegates speaking fro ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Feb 2 2009 - 5:09pm -

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