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This is interesting peace I got from an anyonomous source , but worth reading regarding blogthe feel on BREXIT, if it would have been the case of divorse :

Hard Divorce: You lose the house, money, everything, and have no access to kids

Soft Divorce: You get access to the kids, but don’t expect any sex or anything like before. It’s different now Continue reading

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Greece & The Euro

For the better part of a decade now, the world has been hearing stories about financial woes in Greece in addition toGreece_1 growing tension between the Greeks and other European countries taking part in the Euro system. For those who aren’t particularly attached to the Euro or major European industries for purposes of investment, it’s been easy to gloss over these stories; from afar, it’s simple to shrug off the news and assume everything will work out.

But who would have really thought that this far into the apparent success of the single currency system in Europe, Greece might actually be on its way out? According to some off the latest reports regarding current debt management negotiations and Greek impact on the Euro and European stocks, a departure from the Euro has become a real possibility for Athens.

Following the latest breakdown in debt negotiations between the International Monetary Fund and Greek officials this past week, Reuters made note of “another setback in Greek debt talks took their toll on European markets.” The article goes on to mention that “Greek assets bore the brunt of the pain,” and yet as negotiations with the potentially defaulting nation continue to go poorly, there’s a growing sense among some that the Euro as a whole will continue to be held down. Continue reading

Today the whole financial world is eyeing Spain in fact everyone is Freaking Out Over Spain‘sBond Auction will happen today. The Spanish benchmark bond are into red territory with the yield spiking from an intraday low of 5.717% early to 5.89%, finally catching up with Spanish CDS which have been wider for a while, now that CDS is once again more liquid and credible than cash bonds.

So just thought of sharing few exotic bonds :-

Catastrophe bonds, also known as cat bonds, are a form of securitization used to transfer natural catastrophe risk to the capital market. Continue reading

Here is some bizarre facts the amount of leverage done on the various European economies. The contagion is spreading, was watching an interview yesterday in the night of a  financial consultant from Europe, and he responded to the questions with the context of European economies :-

  • How much does Greece Owe ?
  • 367 billion $
  • Who they owe too ?
  • Mostly to the other European economies

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