Prepare To Profit From Global Takeovers

Global Takeover

With bullish economic data emerging from China and record capital inflows into the world's exchanges, there should be even more takeover activity around the globe in 2013, particularly in the energy sector. This is the time to prepare to profit from global takeovers. Compared to other countries, China has a stronger currency, $3.2 trillion in foreign reserves, billions more being booked each month in export earnings, and an even more powerful … [Read more...]

CFTC Seeks Authority Over All Derivatives

As Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Gary Gensler prepared for testimony to be delivered to the Senate Agriculture Committee today in Washington, he stated that customized derivatives need regulation even when they are exempt from public clearinghouses.       “Regulators would create rules to make sure that such specialized derivatives aren’t slightly modified standardized products meant to evade public reporting,” Gensler … [Read more...]