Category Archives: Equities

Traders Are in an Arms Race for Speed – Bloomberg

March 25 — Themis Trading Partner Joe Saluzzi discusses high-frequency trading and the markets. He speaks on “In The Loop.” – Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg (click here if video is not observable)

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Google’s European shake-up – FT

After years of increasing scrutiny from regulators, customers and other companies, Google is shaking up its management structure in Europe. The FT’s Ravi Mattu reports on the group’s new approach to the continent. The latest on companies news http://www.ft.com/companies (click … Continue reading

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60 seconds to save hedge funds – FT

After several years of disappointing returns, investors are questioning whether hedge funds are worth their high fees. US Investment Correspondent Stephen Foley gives Troy Gayeski of fund of funds manager Skybridge Capital a chance to defend the industry. For more … Continue reading

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Why buy Europe? – FT

The FT’s John Authers quizzes Citi’s Jonathan Stubbs on the reasons to buy European stocks. Europe looks cheap, but arguably the answer boils down to two letters: QE. Click here for more Authers Note videos http://video.ft.com/Authers-Note (click here if video … Continue reading

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Global Equity Market Performance

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Global Equity Market Peformance

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Global Equity Market Performance

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Homebuilders Breaking Out

After a year of doing nothing – up 2.46 percent in 2014 -,  the homebuilders  ETF (XHB) is breaking out. (click here if chart is not observable)

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2014 Global Equity Market Performance

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Bear case for US equities – FT

Mean reverting profit margins?   Stay tuned. John Authers on the case for the US equity bears in 2015: profit margins must surely fall, the labour market is not as strong as it looks, and rates will probably rise. For more … Continue reading

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