The Weekender

Posted by John McDermott on Jun 24 21:01.

This week on FT Alphaville,

– George Clooney roiled the Bitcoin market.

China finally starting buying fewer US Treasuries.

– Italy was poised to wreck the eurozone.

Global-Sifis landed.

– Missing the odd US T-Bill interest payment was proved stoopid.

– We introduced the SPQR.

– And took a long look at insider trading.

– The Bernanke Put was quantified.

Synthetic prime transformed client exposures.

– Foreign banks picked up on the Fed arbitrage.

– The tech bubble got a little bit bigger.

– The A in M&A did rather well.

– We took another look at Fed tightening.

– While Greece and Sino-Forest continued to keep us busy.

This entry was posted by John McDermott on Friday, June 24th, 2011 at 21:01 and is filed under Uncategorised.

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