Tag Archive: UKRAINE

Looking at Uranium

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The uranium sector was hit hard in the aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis, then came another crisis in 2011, when a massive earthquake damaged nuclear facilities in Japan. That caused another big… Continue reading

Equity Wrap : The Ali Baba Jinx, Choose Carefully

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As our heart goes out to the victims of an unbelievable plane tragedy, the world readies to pay the price. Price to insurance companies – Annual aviation war risks premium total $60-70m globally.… Continue reading

Anger, Anger, Everywhere, Nor Any Drop To Drink

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There is a lot of anger in the world today, from the big men and women to the little people. For the little people, the anger arises from social inequality which is threatening… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – we shall choose Shame, and then have War…

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“…now that Putin had largely secured Crimea, he will likely only stage his next major move in the fall [months]….” https://tradehaven.net/market/ad-hoc-commentary-to-counter-russias-rise-america-should-re-pivot-to-nicaragua-and-singapore-should-accept-a-russian-military-base/ Yours truly still expect Putin to stage his next move in Oct… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – to counter Russia’s rise, America should re-pivot to Nicaragua, and Singapore should accept a Russian military base

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Putin came out with reconciliatory words just hours after we wrote: “…now that Putin had largely secured Crimea, he will likely only stage his next major move in the fall [months]….” https://tradehaven.net/market/ad-hoc-commentary-buffett-calls-public-pensions-a-financial-tapeworm/ Understandably,… Continue reading

Leaders In Fear…. What Will China Say ? And the S&P 500

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Naughty global leaders better cower in fear these days. It is so easy and we just need to look at Ukraine, Venezuela, Thailand and the rest. Formula : Protest, riot and protest some… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – Buffett calls Public Pensions a Financial Tapeworm

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“Citizens and public officials typically under-appreciated the gigantic financial tapeworm that was born when promises were made,” Buffett wrote in his annual report to shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. released on March 1.… Continue reading

Ad Hoc Commentary – East Ukraine, the pride of Russia

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Now that Ukraine is going into civil war, the West should remember that Kiev is the first capital of Kievan Rus, the forerunner of the Russian Empire. Even Nina Khrushchev, the granddaughter of… Continue reading