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Why Nobody Will Win In A Currency War

see lots of people discussing how “successful” Japan’s strategic decimation of the Yen has been so far.  They mainly just cite the Nikkei’s enormous rally as “proof” that all’s well that begins well.  Of course, that’s not always the case when you’re using a nominal wealth metric to describe how […]
Why Nobody Will Win In A Currency War
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G20 Declares There Will Be No Currency War

[credit provider=”Reuters”] MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Group of 20 nations declared on Saturday there would be no currency war and deferred plans to set new debt-cutting targets, underlining broad concern about the fragile state of the world economy.Japan’s expansive policies, which have driven down the yen, escaped direct criticism in […]
G20 Declares There Will Be No Currency War
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MORGAN STANLEY: It’s Time To Buy The ‘Currency War’ Basket

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] There’s been lots of chatter about currency wars.  This is the idea that central banks around the world will do whatever they can to weaken their local currency against others in an effort to make their exports more competitive.Last week, Morgan Stanley’s Manoj Pradhan warned that Japan […]
MORGAN STANLEY: It’s Time To Buy The ‘Currency War’ Basket
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Don’t Believe The Hype About Currency Wars

[credit provider=”en.wikipedia.org” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:LineartPresRev.png”] (This is a summary of my views on “currency wars” that was the topic of the recent panel discussion at SIBOS in which I participated)A standard ploy of magicians and politicians is called misdirection. The audience is distracted from the real movement by a feint. “Currency war,” […]
Don’t Believe The Hype About Currency Wars
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The Top 20 Currency Manipulators In The World

[credit provider=”mitbbsnews2 via flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/5176534629/”] China, which has kicked off its once-in-a-generation leadership transition, played a starring role in the U.S. election amidst frequent charges of currency manipulation.Romney’s defeat means we have been spared a potential currency war with China, which experts say would cost Americans both jobs and income.
The Top 20 Currency Manipulators In The World
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