Global Markets

Open Letter to Timothy Geithner: Is Your Nose Getting Longer?

Dear Treasury Secretary Geithner: I noticed you recently told the Japanese press that you intended to maintain a strong dollar, and that the Obama administration would bring the U.S. fiscal deficit back to a “sustainable balance.” Tell me, don’t you feel your nose extending like Pinocchio’s when you tell these fibs to innocent Asians? The […]

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Is Mexico the "New" China?

When it comes to global manufacturing, Mexico is quickly emerging as the “new” China. According to corporate consultant AlixPartners, Mexico has leapfrogged China to be ranked as the cheapest country in the world for companies looking to manufacture products for the U.S. market. India is now No. 2, followed by China and then Brazil. In […]

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3 Tips on Making Money from Stock Market Legends

How do successful investors (not traders) view the investing universe? Are there any trends in the way they pick their investments? Here are some insights distilled from the methods and writings of investment legends like Warren Buffett, Philip Fisher, and Peter Lynch. Stay within your circle of competence: You are best positioned to identify winning […]

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Cox and Kings India IPO Analysis

The Cox and Kings brand has evolved through over 250 years of history and today is one of the recognized holiday brands that cater to the overall travel needs of an Indian and International traveler. Cox and Kings (India) Limited has won several awards and recognition for its service. Their business can be broadly categorized […]

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Recovery Trade in Final Stages for Global Equity Markets?

Global markets showed signs of fatigue in October with the MSCI All Country World Index dropping 1.6%. Emerging markets once again outperformed the developed world although the MSCI EM Index was essentially flat for the month. The S&P 500 had the first down month since February. Volatility increased with the VIX Index closing above 30 […]

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