June 2018

Afternoon tea: OPEC & Robots

OPEC got his mojo back: Source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-06-20/opec-races-to-salvage-oil-deal-after-iran-clashes-with-saudis The rise of the robots: Source: https://blogs.imf.org/2018/06/12/chart-of-the-week-japans-robots/   

Afternoon tea: The end of ample liquidity?

Tightening of the ECB will come along with collateral damage: upward pressure on worldwide interest rates. The process has already started: Source: https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2018/06/18/1529320756000/European-recovery-is-bad-news-for-the-world-s-bond-prices-/ Jens Weidmann is likely to become the new president of the ECB. Lucky…