Tagged: deficits

2012-2014, the Maturity Wall 0

2012-2014, the Maturity Wall

According to the NYTimes, $700 billion in high-yeild corporates mature from 2012 to 2014: . . . . . . . . . . . More from the Times article: With huge bills about...

Summer school 13

Summer school

There are still a lot of people out there who didn’t absorb last year’s course on the credit cycle, particularly the chapter on inflation and deflation. To remedy this gap in your elementary economic...

The Bond Bubble is in Munis, not Treasuries 1

The Bond Bubble is in Munis, not Treasuries

Investors looking for bonds to short should look here: Source: bloomberg.com Not here: Source: bloomberg.com Talk about all risk and no reward! Township and state revenues are falling through the floor, and politicians are...

Bill Gross 0

Will Bill Gross please shut up?

“if we are to prevent a continuing asset and debt liquidation of near historic proportions, we will require policies that open up the balance sheet of the U.S. Treasury…” Bill Gross, September Investment Outlook...

Sound money promotes peace 0

Sound money promotes peace

Ron Paul is not just the lone voice of reason and honesty in Congress, he’s also a great writer. In the latest of his weekly essays, he spells out how sound money (gold and...