All posts tagged "zero interest rates"

  • Jeremy Grantham - GMO
    Notes from Jeremy Grantham’s Latest Letter

    Long-time market tactician and observer Jeremy Grantham, of the money management firm Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo (GMO), released his typically long quarterly letter last week. Like his last letter Grantham expounds on the factors which will...

    • Posted February 15, 2013
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  • Seth Klarman, "I’m skeptical that the European bailout will work"

    Jason Zweig, writing for The Wall Street Journal, reports that legendary investor Seth Klarman is as worried about the world economy as he has ever been during his career as a money manager. Zweig interviewed Klarman in...

    • Posted May 25, 2010
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  • Ben Bernanke Says Low Rates Necessary

    Jeannine Aversa reported that Ben Bernanke, in testimony before Congress yesterday, continues the policy of keeping interest rates extremely low. Bernanke, in testimony to the House Financial Services Committee, essentially repeated the rationale behind the Fed’s decision...

    • Posted March 26, 2010
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  • Nouriel Roubini: ‘Mother of all carry trades’ Sows Seeds of Next Financial Crisis

    Renowned economist and NYU professor Nouriel Roubini has said by borrowing dollars at near zero interest rates and investing in higher-yielding assets across the globe, investors are creating a financial bubble which will eventually bust. He indicates...

    • Posted November 15, 2009
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  • Bennet Sedacca, "The Fed is punishing savers and the Prudent Man"

    John Mauldin has published the interesting views of Bennet Sedacca, Atlantic Advisors: “The Fed is punishing savers and the Prudent Man by manipulating interest rates to zero. You can sit in cash and earn zero or you...

    • Posted January 10, 2009
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