Bill Blain: "Markets Did Not Melt Down Yesterday As I’ve Been Semi-Seriously Predicting"

Submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners “Far across a moonbeam, I know that’s who you are, I saw your brown eyes turning once to fire..” Friday the 13th. Never a lucky day. Already I’m having a difficult time. I was a bit late so I d.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 13th, 2017

Bill Blain: "I Have Never Seen So Many Extraordinary Events In One Year, And I’ve Been In Markets Since 1985!"

Via Bill Blain of Mint Partner, We don’t think 2018 is going to be the End of the World. There will be opportunities and mistakes. Winners and grinners, and more than a few losers. Sure, we’re looking forward to the.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2017

Blain: "The High-Yield Market Is Where The Bond Supernova Will Erupt"

Blain's Morning Porridge, submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners It’s a US holiday and markets will be thin through today. To show my solidarity with our American cousins, I’m off for a proper lunch with clients in the West End and Malbec r.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 23rd, 2017

Bill Blain: "Stock Markets Don"t Matter; The Great Crash Of 2018 Will Start In The Bond Market"

Blain's Morning Porridge, Submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners The Great Crash of 2018? Look to the bond markets to trigger Mayhem! I had the impression the markets had pretty much battened down for rest of 2017 – keen to protect th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 17th, 2017

Bill Blain: "One Fund I Met Is Convinced Bond Markets Are On The Edge Of A Precipice"

Submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners Blain’s Morning Porridge – September 19th 2017      “I had to phone someone.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 19th, 2017

Bill Blain: "Last Person Leaving The Bond Markets Please Put Out The Lights"

Submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners Blain's Morning Porridge.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 5th, 2017

Bill Blain: "I’ve Got October 12th As The Day The Big Equity Crash Occurs"

Submitted by Bill Blain of Mint Partners The big risk? The ECB taper... what follows? “It will not always be summer; build barns.” Today’s sermon is about complacency. Yesterday.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 31st, 2017

"Probably Nothing..."

Yesterday we warned of the growing anxiety in short-term Treasury-Bill markets over the looming debt-ceiling. Today, the tension has worsened with the 10/19 bill now .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 20th, 2017

Senate Delays, Markets Suffer

Yesterday the markets fell because the Senate delayed a vote on the healthcare bill. Will we see the same today? Read on to learn more........»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesJun 28th, 2017

Bill Blain Flips Out: "Not Much Surprises Me Any More About Markets, But Really? Really!?"

On Monday morning, we reported that in a stunning development, chronic defaulter Argentina - which .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 20th, 2017

What Europe"s First Official Bail-In Looks Like

"If you think this has a happy ending, you haven’t been paying attention," warns MINT Partners' Head of Capital Markets Bill Blain, as he reflect.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 7th, 2017

Bill Blain: "What"s Going On In Equity Markets Should Serve As Something Of A Warning"

Some market observations courtesy of the latest "Morning Porridge" from Mint's Bill Blain * * * Blain’s Morning Porridge – May 9th 2017 “I’ve met the Emperor of China and the only British working miner, but I’ve never….....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 9th, 2017

Bill Blain: "France Won"t Shock Us: Macron Will Win On Sunday, And Le Pen Will Win In 2022"

MINT Partners' Head of Capital Markets Bill Blain is looking forward to a productive weekend with no shocks. Sure, the latest US data says a further hike is coming – and pay.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 5th, 2017

Bill Blain: "Markets Are Becoming Increasingly Binary"

From Blain's Morning Porridge by Bill Blain of Mint Partners This morning we’ve got a Risk-Off blip as the market winds itself into a tizz because sudde.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 4th, 2017

Trump Trade Dents Markets

Yesterday the Dow dropped as the Healthcare bill faltered in Congress. Can the markets regain ground today? Read on to learn more........»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesMar 28th, 2017

Bill Blain: "It Feels Like The Markets Are In A Limbo Phase"

From the March 23 edition of Bill Blain.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 23rd, 2017

Bill Blain: "Markets Are Waking Up To The Reality Of The Trump Hangover"

As excerpeted from today's edition of Bill Blain’s Morning Porridge “Americans can always be counted upon to do the right thing.. after they have exhausted all other possibilities..” So finally I got something .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 22nd, 2017

An "Amazed" Bill Gross Slams Trump: "His Tenure Will Be Damaging"

If yesterday we were surprised to note that shortly after predicting a market correction should Donald Trump win the presidency, Bridgewater's Ray Dalio was unexpectedly reborn as a Trump fan, writing that "it is possible that we might have very capable p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 16th, 2016

Bill Blain: "If The ECB’s Bond Buying Largesse Is Over Get Set For The European Debt Crisis Part Two"

With the rumor, or at least trial balloon, of an ECB taper rocking bond markets and pushing EM equities lower, a dire forecast has emerged from Mint Partners' head of capital markets Bill Blain who in his latest note warns that "if the ECB’s trillion-bi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2016

Bill Gross: World markets are like a big casino and "this cannot end well"

Bill Gross, the superstar bond-fund manager at Denver’s Janus Capital Group Inc., compared the world's financial markets to Las Vegas casinos, with only bad news for investors playing the game. ( Yesterday, Janus announced plans to merge with London's .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2016

Panic In The Kingdom: Saudi Currency, Bonds, Banks Extend Collapse Despite OPEC "Deal"

Following Obama's 9/11 bill veto defeat yesterday, and despite a surge in oil prices after a 'deal' was struck by OPEC, Saudi Arabia's markets are signaling panic in The Kingdom. Currency forwards are collapsing, default risk is jumping, a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 29th, 2016