Tag Archives: algos

  • Daily Digest
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    Daily Digest 10/11 – GW Report Falls Short Of Honest Truth, Alexa, Should We Trust You?

    by DailyDigest

    Thursday, October 11, 2018, 1:43 PM

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    • The World Is Quietly Decoupling From The U.S. – And No One Is Paying Attention
    • Chretien calls U.S. president 'unspeakable'
    • Alexa, Should We Trust You?
    • The Distortions of Doom Part 2: The Fatal Flaws of Reserve Currencies
    • UK Issues First Ever 'Unexplained Wealth Order'
    • Sears is in trouble: What shoppers should do if the company files for bankruptcy
    • Wells Fargo customers are fed up. They could yank billions of dollars in deposits 
    • This $69B Deal May Reshape Health Care as We Know It
    • Elderly Chinese Army Veterans Stage Massive Protest Against Police Beatings
    • South Africa’s Zulu Nation Joins White Farmers To Protest Government Land Seizures
    • The Pentagon’s Push to Program Soldiers’ Brains
    • Trump Insiders Ramp Up Rhetoric Against Russian Energy
    • Dyer: Global warming report falls short of honest truth
    • Climate change is making monster hurricanes like Michael harder to forecast
    • Yellowstone geyser erupts, vomiting decades worth of trash across park
    • How Feedback Loops Are Driving Runaway Climate Change
    • Trump Administration Waives Environmental Laws for Texas Border Wall
    • The Amazon used to be a hedge against climate change. Those days may be over.

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  • Blog
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    Our Brave New ”’Markets”’

    How HFT algorithms risk a massive sudden sell-off
    by Chris Martenson

    Saturday, July 29, 2017, 1:18 AM

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    One thing is clear: These aren’t your daddy’s markets anymore.

    Why?  Because about 10 years ago the Rise of the Machines (aka high frequency trading algorithms) completely altered the terrain of what we call the ‘capital markets.’ 

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  • Blog

    Sympathy For The Devil?

    Trouble in paradise for the bankers
    by Adam Taggart

    Friday, May 5, 2017, 7:32 PM

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    We're at the point where those at the apex of power are becoming increasingly desperate to maintain their unfair advantage.

    And as the economic pie refuses to grow due to the twin overload of too much debt and declining net energy, these apex predators will turn on each other — first to maintain their spoils, and then simply to survive.

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  • Insider
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    Off The Cuff: Beware The Misbehavior Of Markets

    They aren't as predictable as we think
    by Adam Taggart

    Monday, September 7, 2015, 3:31 PM

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    In this week's Off The Cuff podcast, Chris and Charles Hugh Smith discuss:

    • Manipulated Markets
      • How the Fed uses stocks as a signaling device
    • House Of Cards
      • Why the system is more vulnerable than ever
    • The Machines Are In Control
      • Which works well until it doesn't
    • Beware The Misbehavior Of Markets
      • They are not as predictable as we think
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