Monthly Archives: November 2009

Two Great (Cor)Related Articles: Tight Correlations between All Asset Classes & Roubini on Mother of All Carry Trades

Download 2009-11-2 Dollar Calls the Tune for Stocks, Bonds, Oil -  Download 2009-11-1 FT Roubini Mother of all Carry Trades Faces Inevitable BustWSJ.com A joke making the rounds among stock investors is that they've all become currency traders. In recent … Continue reading

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Story of John Paulson’s $15 billion Bet

Download 2009-10-31 In 'The Greatest Trade Ever,' Gregory Zuckerman Details John Paulson's Big Win – WSJ.com It was the fall of 2007, financial markets were collapsing, and Wall Street firms were losing massive amounts of money, as if they were … Continue reading

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Goldman Sachs Under Scrutiny for Housing Hedges

McClatchy: How Goldman secretly bet on the U.S. housing crash WASHINGTON — In 2006 and 2007, Goldman Sachs Group peddled more than $40 billion in securities backed by at least 200,000 risky home mortgages, but never told the buyers it … Continue reading

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