Column: Europe faces deflation threat – James Saft

October 31, 2013

By James Saft

(Reuters) – Europe faces a threat of deflation, which it seems unlikely to be willing to fight.

Europe faces deflation threat: James Saft

October 31, 2013

Oct 31 (Reuters) – Europe faces a threat of deflation, which
it seems unlikely to be willing to fight.

Early holiday courtesy of Fed

October 30, 2013

Oct 30 (Reuters) – Gorge on Halloween candy, Thanksgiving
turkey and risk: the Fed has declared an early and extended
holiday.

UK shouldn’t be banker to world: James Saft

October 29, 2013

Oct 29 (Reuters) – Bank of England governor Mark Carney is
kidding himself if he thinks Britain can become banker to the
world without paying high costs and taking even higher risks.

Column: Pinterest and Blackstone as QE’s children – James Saft

October 24, 2013

By James Saft

(Reuters) – Two groups with particular reason to be grateful about the Federal Reserve’s never-never taper are the people at Blackstone and Pinterest.

Pinterest and Blackstone as QE’s children: James Saft

October 24, 2013

Oct 24 (Reuters) – Two groups with particular reason to be
grateful about the Federal Reserve’s never-never taper are the
people at Blackstone and Pinterest.

Greenspan+margin debt=danger

October 23, 2013

By James Saft

(Reuters) – Alan Greenspan says stocks are heading higher. Margin debt is at an all-time nominal high with investors borrowing another 5 percent against their brokerage accounts last month alone.

This is Dimon’s job: James Saft

October 22, 2013

(James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

By James Saft

(Reuters) – There is no contradiction: Jamie Dimon remains at JP Morgan not despite it being in line for a record $13 billion fine, but because of what that fine demonstrates.

Column: Grand-dad, what’s a rate hike?

October 17, 2013

By James Saft

(Reuters) – Like corded telephones, it is looking like our grandchildren will someday need to have the concept of rate hikes explained to them.

Grand-dad, what’s a rate hike?: James Saft

October 17, 2013

Oct 17 (Reuters) – Like corded telephones, it is looking
like our grandchildren will someday need to have the concept of
rate hikes explained to them.