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Initial estimates suggest the economy expanded at a 2.1% annual rate during the second quarter. Analysts had expected a 1.8% increase. The increase was the result of increased consumer spending. Excluding the volatile trade and ...

2018 is quickly coming to an end. As noted the other day this has been the worst year in the financial markets in over 100 years for as according to Deutsche Bank 89% of assets are down anywhere between 10% and 60%. Societe General wrote...

Many times I have commented about the outsized impact of algorithmic trading has had upon the markets.  JP Morgan recently wrote 80% of equity volume is now the result of this type of momentum based trading and...

Legendary hedge fund manager Leon Cooperman blasted algorithmic trading for exaggerating price moves stating “it is scaring the hell out of the public.” Cooperman further commented “everyone I know of...

Today is Election Day.   There will not be a shortage of opinions about the outcome.  I have framed today as a battle between the economy and the traditional outcome of midterms amplified by the anathema of President by the Establishment To refresh all historically voters vote...

Regulatory officials are now becoming concerned of the illiquidity of the bond market.  There is now little debate whether or not regulations implemented after the 2008 financial crisis is affecting trading as a new consensus is being formed that it is just a matter of...