Tag Archives for: Derivatives

Financial Armageddon Approaches As U.S. Banks Have 247 Trillion Dollars Of Exposure To Derivatives

banksDid you know that there are 5 “too big to fail” banks in the United States that each have exposure to derivatives contracts that is in excess of 30 trillion dollars? 
ETF BASIC NEWS December 30, 2015 2:07pm

Clear Signs That The Great Derivatives Crisis Has Now Begun

market correction bearWarren Buffett once referred to derivatives as “financial weapons of mass destruction“, and it was inevitable that they would begin to wreak havoc on our financial system at some point. 
NYSE:DIA October 7, 2015 11:41pm

Is Glencore PLC The Next Lehman?

down plunging pricesAre we about to witness the most important global financial event since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008? 
ETF BASIC NEWS September 29, 2015 11:17am

Why A Major Financial Collapse Is Imminent

market-fear-panicI have never done anything like this before.  Ever since I started my blog in late 2009, I have never issued any kind of “red alert” for any specific period of time.  As an attorney, I was trained to be level-headed
NASDAQ:QQQ June 25, 2015 10:12pm

Warren Buffett: Derivatives Are Still Weapons Of Mass Destruction And ‘Are Likely To Cause Big Trouble’

warren-buffettAfter all these years, the most famous investor in the world still believes that derivatives are financial weapons of mass destruction.
NYSE:FAS June 22, 2015 9:43pm

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM): The $33.8 Trillion Risk To This Stock

bankJim Bach: The JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) stock price seems to be breaking out.
ETF BASIC NEWS May 28, 2015 10:54am

Is The 505 Trillion Dollar Interest Rate Derivatives Bubble In Imminent Jeopardy?

dollar money bubbleAll over the planet, large banks are massively overexposed to derivatives contracts.  Interest rate derivatives account for the biggest chunk of these derivatives contracts. 
NYSE:GLD May 26, 2015 11:52am

The Six Too Big To Fail Banks In The U.S. Have 278 TRILLION Dollars Of Exposure To Derivatives

banksThe very same people that caused the last economic crisis have created a 278 TRILLION dollar derivatives time bomb that could go off at any moment.  When this absolutely colossal bubble does implode
NYSE:FAS April 13, 2015 9:55pm

Why Derivatives Will Spark The Next Great Global Financial Crisis

dollar etfAre we on the verge of an unprecedented global currency crisis?  On Tuesday, the euro briefly fell below $1.07 for the first time in almost a dozen years.  And the U.S. dollar continues to surge against almost every other major global currency. 
NYSE:UDN March 11, 2015 4:47pm

Eurozone Crisis: 26 TRILLION In Currency Derivatives At Risk

europeThis is the month when the future of the eurozone will be decided.  This week, Greek leaders will meet with European officials to discuss what comes next for Greece.  The new prime minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras, has already stated that he will not accept
ETF BASIC NEWS February 12, 2015 5:10pm

What Happened The Last Time The U.S. Dollar Skyrocketed In Value?

dollar etfOver the past decade, there has been only one other time when the value of the U.S. dollar has increased by so much in such a short period of time.  That was in mid-2008 – just before the greatest financial crash since the Great Depression. 
NYSE:DIA February 11, 2015 5:23pm

The Crashing Price Of Oil Is Going To Rip The Global Economy To Shreds

economyIf you were waiting for a “black swan event” to come along and devastate the global economy, you don’t have to wait any longer.  As I write this, the price of U.S. oil is sitting at $45.76 a barrel.  It has fallen by more than 60 dollars
NYSE:DIA January 13, 2015 12:08am

Who Is Behind The Oil War? [Seadrill Ltd, Transocean LTD, Chevron Corporation, Linn Energy LLC]

oilWho is to blame for the staggering collapse of the price of oil?  Is it the Saudis?  Is it the United States?  Are Saudi Arabia and the U.S. government working together to hurt Russia?  And if this oil war continues, how far will the price of oil end up falling in 2015?
NYSE:BNO January 2, 2015 1:10pm

Presenting The $303 Trillion In Derivatives That U.S. Taxpayers Are Now On The Hook For

cashTyler Durden:  Courtesy of the Cronybus (sic) last minute passage, government was provided a quid-pro-quo $1.1 trillion spending allowance with Wall Street's blessing in exchange for assuring banks that taxpayers would be on the hook for yet another bailout,
ETF BASIC NEWS December 12, 2014 1:02pm

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