Investor exuberance could be the biggest risk facing financial markets

Stuart C. Wilson / Stringer / Getty Images A survey finds that investo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

According To JPMorgan, This Is The Biggest Risk Facing Deutsche Bank At This Point

Deutsche Bank uncertainties were added to concerns about BoJ tapering spooking global equity markets over the past week. Widespread press reports about Deutsche Bank clients and counterparties reducing their financial exposure to the bank, including their.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2016

Richard Bookstaber – What Risks Are Building In The Markets Today?

On the 30th anniversary of the 1987 market crash, leading financial risk expert Richard Bookstaber identifies the biggest risks in today’s market.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 23rd, 2017

Canada"s biggest institutional investor names BHP Billiton exec new chief finance and risk officer

Canada's largest institutional investor, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), said Wednesday it has appointed Neil Beaumont as its chief financial and risk officer, effective July 24. Beaumont was most recently vice president, finance.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2017

The Biggest Shock Risk Facing Markets Today

The Biggest Shock Risk Facing Markets Today.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 30th, 2017

Excessive Leverage Is Now The Biggest Problem Facing Markets

Excessive leverage poses a huge risk to markets. During the past few the Bank of England and European Central Bank have joined the US Federal Reserve and Bank Of Japan by issuing relatively hawkish statements on monetary policy,.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 29th, 2017

Hedge fund launches rise as investor risk tolerance increases

New hedge fund launches in Q1 2017 increased for the first time since the first quarter of 2016 as both hedge funds and equity markets gained through the first part of the year, and measures of financial market volatility fell to record lows......»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekJun 16th, 2017

The Short of a Lifetime (Video)

By EconMatters We discuss the biggest short in the history of Financial Markets in this video. We lay out the entire trade for you as an investor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2017

Why Europe tops market risk list for 2017

The euro zone has withstood several crises since 2008 centered on its fractured economy, bond market, banking system and, of course, Greece. But for financial markets, the biggest test may be to come. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 18th, 2016

Oil holds steady with Wall Street as the U.S. votes

Oil prices were little changed on Tuesday, paring earlier gains in line with U.S. stock markets as voters head to the polls to elect the next president of the United States. In a swell of investor risk appetite, U.S. stocks racked up their biggest one-day.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 8th, 2016

Chinese Bank Liabilities Rise Above 200 Trillion Yuan For The First Time

By now it is widely accepted that the biggest credit risk facing the global financial system is not so much among western banks, which have been closely scrutinized, and their balance sheets are largely exposed to both regulators and the public (perhaps w.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 26th, 2016

Known Unknowns: Why Deutsche Bank had global markets swooning this week

Deutsche Bank is seen as the biggest single risk to the global financial system, but the danger isn’t on par with Lehman Brothers. Here’s why......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 30th, 2016

Oil and Fed’s Fischer in Focus

US futures are pointing to a slightly higher open on Wall Street on Tuesday, with investors slightly buoyed by the outcome of the Presidential debate. The election in November is one of the biggest risk events facing the markets this year and the way mark.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 27th, 2016

Global Financial Market Volatility Crashes, China Warns ""National Team" Deeply Involved"

Price swings in financial markets have become increasingly muted as investors mull the outlook for monetary policy in the world’s biggest economies, but with a little turbulence starting to creep into markets, this record-breaking collapse in risk p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 9th, 2016

How to Spot a Market Top

With central banks scaling back stimulus in a world filled with money, the current investing nirvana is facing its biggest threat in years. Heard on the Street walks through the risks and likely scenarios for markets in the coming months......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 20th, 2017

Why Advance Auto Parts Is Tuesday’s Biggest Earnings Winner

When Advance Auto Parts reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, they were mixed. Yet, it seems that this auto parts chain might be making a comeback after a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 14th, 2017

The Real Risk to the Global Economy

The greatest political risk to global markets is that the key players shaping investor expectations undergo a fundamental realignment......»»

Category: topSource: barronsNov 11th, 2017

Rent-A-Center to Explore Options

Rent-A-Center, facing investor pressure as it struggles to revamp business, is suspending dividend payouts as it explores “strategic and financial alternatives”--often seen as a sign that a company may sell itself......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 30th, 2017

Americans Are Spending More, Saving Less

Americans have boosted their spending on costly things like cars and refrigerators while they are saving less. Some economists see it as a sign of growing risk in the economy and financial markets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 30th, 2017

Saudi Aramco’s IPO is a mess

THE proposal to sell shares in Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil company, stunned the financial markets last year. Muhammad bin Salman, now Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, promised that it would be the biggest initial public of.....»»

Category: topSource: economistOct 19th, 2017

Millennials Have Never Been More In Debt, And It Is Creating A Major Risk For The Economy

There is a seemingly unlimited number of disconnects in financial markets these days, not the least of which is the shocking divergence in recent years between the ever plunging unemployment rate in the United States and stubbornly ris.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2017