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Alasdair has been a celebrated stockbroker and Member of the London Stock Exchange for over four decades. His experience encompasses equity and bond markets, fund management, corporate finance and investment strategy.

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EC The Credit Cycle Is On The Turn
The underlying momentum looks so powerful that a quick rise to 3.5% and beyond appears to be a racing certainty. We should not be fooled by the common Western narrative that China is a bubble about to be popped.
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We Should Ditch GDP As A Measure Of Economic Activity
What are the false economic concepts behind GDP?
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EC Will Britain Ever Manage To Leave “Hotel California”?
There are so many twists and turns in the EU’s corridors, that it is proving difficult for Britain to “find the passage back to where it was before”. Britain has checked out but cannot seem to leave.
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Hong Kong And The Road To Recovery
There is increasing awareness that another financial crisis is in the offing, and, of course, everyone has an opinion as to what will trigger it and what form it will take.
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The Dollar Is Central To The Next Crisis
It is now possible to pencil in how the next credit crisis is likely to develop. At its center is an overvalued dollar over-owned by foreigners, puffed up on speculative flows driven by interest rate differentials.
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Apocalypse, Or Not?
The prospects for fiat currencies and welfare states are not good, but it is a mistake to think homo economicus will sink with them.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

ADRU BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund
BNDX Vanguard Total International Bond ETF
BWX SPDR Barclays Capital International Treasury Bond ETF
BXUB Barclays Bank PLC
BXUC Barclays Bank PLC
CHN The China Fund Inc.
CN Deutsche X-trackers Harvest MSCI All China Equity ETF
CNY Market Vectors-Renminbi/USD ETN
CXSE WisdomTree China ex-State-Owd Entpr ETF
CYB WisdomTree Dreyfus Chinese Yuan Fund
DBEU Deutsche X-trackers MSCI Europe Hdgd Eq
DBEZ Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EMU Hedged Eq
DBUK Deutsche X-trackers UK Hedged Equity ETF
DEZU iShares Adaptive Ccy Hdgd MSCI Euroz ETF
DRR Market Vectors Double Short Euro ETN
DXPS WisdomTree UK Hedged ETF
EEA The European Equity Fund Inc.
EGF BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc.
EPS WisdomTree Earnings 500 Fund
EPV UltraShort MSCI Europe ProShares
ERO iPathSM EUR/USD Exchange Rate ETNs
EUFX ProShares Short Euro
EUO ProShares UltraShort Euro
EURL Direxion Daily FTSE Europe Bull 3x Shares ETF
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund
EWUS iShares Trust
EZU iShares MSCI EMU Index Fund
FCA First Trust Exchange-Traded AlphaDEX Fund 2
FEEU Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Europe 50
FEP First Trust Europe AlphaDEX ETF
FEU SPDR DJ Stoxx 50
FEUZ First Trust Eurozone AlphaDex ETF
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GoldMoney
January 2012 - Present (6 years 11 months)

GoldMoney is one of the world’s leading providers of physical gold, silver, platinum and palladium for private and corporate customers, allowing users to buy precious metals online. The easy to use website makes investing in gold and other precious metals accessible 24/7.

 

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