Fed Narrative Doesn’t Change, Mega-brewery Potential, Lyft vs. Uber

In this week’s edition… The Federal Reserve Needs a “Little Bit More TIme” Focus on Trend-lines, Not Headlines Megabrewery in the Works Lyft Challenging Uber ini China with Didi Kuaidi Partnership   The Federal Reserve Needs a “Little Bit More Time” – those were the words Janet Yellen used when outlining the Fed’s case for keeping […]

Jobs in America, China, Japan and Brazil

Jobs in America – the unemployment situation been a perceived blemish on the U.S. economy for some time, but the numbers don’t support the negative sentiment. In the month of August, the economy added 173,000 jobs and contributed further to the ongoing trend: monthly 2014 job additions were +10% above 2013, and 2015 is looking to be better […]

Economic Trends in India, Brazil and Europe; Hedge Funds Battered

In this week’s edition… The Beacon of Light for Emerging Markets: India Meanwhile Brazil Continues to Fizzle Mixed Signals from Global Purchasing Manager’s Indices Battered Hedge Funds The Beacon of Light for Emerging Markets: India – India reported a 7% rise in GDP during the April-June period (year-over-year), which is at pace with China and […]