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Short Selling: Poop and Scoop!

The latest battle against short-sellers has been declared by Rui Feng, CEO of Silvercorp Metals Inc. The company operates silver mines in China. Sino-Forest’s woes (as happens in so many instances) opens the door to spread fear about any public … Continue reading

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Europe short-selling ban? Ban all of it everywhere!

From Financial Times: Friday 21.30 BST. “Global stocks are rallying as a partial short-selling ban helps European banks rebound – reducing financial system contagion fears – but lingering concerns about global growth and wariness over recent intense volatility are keeping … Continue reading

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Financial system leakage, Bill Gross & Chevy Chase.

The best quote I’ve seen to explain what the financial system is suffering went like this: …”nobody knows how much monetary easing is too much.  The shrinkage (makes me think of a Seinfeld episode…giggle) in global liquidity as a result … Continue reading

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