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Predictably, Central Bankers Suggest the ‘S-Word’ … Securitization

thedailybell.com / By Staff Report / April 15, 2014

Why Europe needs the City’s financial weapons of mass destruction … There is very little chance of a market-led recovery taking hold in Europe without a revival in securitised lending to give it legs. America’s sub-prime lending boom led to the banking crisis, yet securitisation is [...]

Jamie Dimon to JPMorgan Shareholders: Don’t Believe Your Lying Eyes

wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens / April 10, 2014

Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, Testifying Before Congress on the London Whale Trading Losses

Too-big-to-fail Wall Street mega banks are now one part bank, one part legal defense and one part confidence-game.

JPMorgan’s Chairman and CEO, Jamie Dimon, whose career has now [...]

Anomaly In March NFIB Report

streettalklive.com / BY Lance Roberts / 09 April 2014

As regular readers of this site already know, I regularly analyze the data provided by the National Federation Of Independent Business monthly survey. As a small business owner, this data is crucial to digest and understand as it provides a real pulse of what is happening [...]

Goldman Sachs Drops a Bombshell on Wall Street

wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens / April 9, 2014

The caribou have vanished on Wall Street and the wolves are in a feeding frenzy against each other. Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Goldman Sachs is considering shuttering its Sigma X dark pool, a business that brought in $7.17 billion from equity trading in [...]

No One Will Ring The Bell At The Top

streettalklive.com / By Lance Roberts / 08 April 2014

The market has had a rough start of the year flipping between positive and negative year-to-date returns. However, despite all of the recent turmoil from an emerging markets scare, concerns over how soon the Fed will start to hike interest rates and signs of deterioration in [...]

Triple Whammy Shocker: Goldman Shutting Down Sigma X?

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / 04/08/2014 19:27 -0400

Back on March 21, before the release of Michael Lewis’ Flash Boys and before the infamous 60 Minutes interview, when Goldman COO Gary Cohn wrote his infamous WSJ Op-ed bashing HFT, it was clear that something was afoot. That something became promptly clear when it was [...]

Ignore The Lies and Protect Your Wealth

blog.milesfranklin.com / By Andrew Hoffman / April 8, 2014

It’s early Tuesday morning, and I’m sitting in one of the most peaceful places imaginable the Denver airport at 5:00 AM, where I’m the only sole in sight. This evening, Miles Franklin is hosting a “Protect Your Wealth” dinner in Minneapolis, Minnesota where Andy Schectman and [...]

Despite Recent Turmoil – Bullishness Remains Elevated

streettalklive.com / By Lance Roberts / 08 April 2014

The market has had a rough start of the year flipping between positive and negative year-to-date returns. However, despite all of the recent turmoil from an emerging markets scare, concerns over how soon the Fed will start to hike interest rates and signs of deterioration in [...]

A Nefarious Wall Street Practice Quietly Makes a Comeback

wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens / April 8, 2014

Most Americans are traveling with a blindfold on Wall Street’s rigged superhighway. Until bestselling author, Michael Lewis, blanketed the airwaves last week with the news that yet another cartel has formed on Wall Street to front-run the stock trades of ordinary investors with a super-speedy fiber-optic [...]

What In The World Is Happening To The Nasdaq?

theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / April 7, 2014

All of a sudden, the Nasdaq is absolutely tanking. On Monday, it fell more than 1 percent after dropping 3.6 percent on Thursday and Friday combined. At this point, the Nasdaq is off to the worst start to a year that we have seen since 2008, [...]

High-Frequency Trading and the Shrinking Trust Horizon

dollarcollapse.com / By John Rubino / April 7, 2014

The list of markets where big players are cheating the rest of us (and each other) keeps growing. First there was the Libor interest rate, then foreign exchange, then gold. And now comes high-frequency trading (HFT), where Wall Street banks use supercomputers to monitor incoming stock [...]

1215095 – The Flash Boys Mystery Solved

zerohedge.com / By Sal Arnuk and Joe Saluzzi via Themis Trading / 04/07/2014 13:32 -0400

The blog posts and defenses of high frequency trading in the past week have come with dizzying high frequency. They have taken the form of blog postings by knowns (Larry Tabb) and unknowns (Scott Locklin). Reuters, who sells high speed [...]

March Auto Sales: Fundamental Weakness Belies The Headline Reports

investmentresearchdynamics.com / By DAVE KRANZLER / April 6, 2014

I did an in-depth analysis of March auto sales reported last week. While the month to monthfrom February to March looked good in the headlines, the year over year sales increase was only 1%. This increase was fueled by exceptionally heavy incentive promotions, dealer channel-stuffing and [...]

The ONE Revelation about HFT Programs that Truly Scares Bankers (Hint: It’s About Gold & Silver)

smartknowledgeu.com / By JS Kim / April 7th, 2014 10:19 am

Last week, the big story was how bankers use HFT (High Frequency Trading) algorithmic software not only to rig markets but also to commit theft on a daily basis (Frontrunning, like Quantitative Easing, is just fancy Wall Street lingo to disguise its true meaning [...]

On Lewis and HFT

brucekrasting.com / BRUCE KRASTING / SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2014

I’m amazed at what’s happened since the Mike Lewis/60 Minutes interview. It’s like the book has unearthed some heretofore unknown information. As a result of these ‘revelations’ the Press has gone mad (it’s a global story), and the FBI, SEC and DoJ have announced they are [...]

5 Things To Ponder: “The Market Is Rigged” Edition

streettalklive.com / Lance Roberts / Friday, 04 April 2014

The “big story” this week was obviously Michael Lewis’ new book “The Flash Boys” which brought to light the potentially negative impact of high frequency trading (HFT). This is not new news. I first started writing about this very important issuein June, 2011:

Program trading accounts [...]

Central Banks Have a New Trick Up Their Sleeves… Will the Markets Buy It?

gainspainscapital.com / By Graham Summers / April 4, 2014

The global Central Banks are relying increasing on verbal intervention.

The reasoning here is very simple: actual monetary policy is proving to have marginal effects. In the US, every new wave of QE has had less and less impact on the stocks.

I mention stocks specifically [...]

My Wish for 2016: We Finally Get a President Who Doesn’t Kiss Wall Street’s Rear End

charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / THURSDAY, APRIL 03, 2014

Is there any hope that we might actually elect a president with the mandate and courage to take down Wall Street instead of kissing its rear end in humiliating obeisance? The 2016 presidential election may be far away to those obsessed with the news [...]

How the U.S. Changed the Nature of Money

dailyreckoning.com / by Nick Hubble / Apr 3, 2014

The Occupy Wall Street movement and most of academia love to wail about the evils of capitalism. Economist Richard Duncan reckons it’s a bit late for that. About 100 years too late.

Capitalism died a grisly death in 1914 and 1939. What makes Duncan’s take [...]

The Evolution Of Wall Street (In One Cartoon)

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / April 03, 2014 15:48 -0400

Wall Street has come a long way from Jesse Livermore’s “money is made by sitting, not trading”, “It takes time to make money”, and “nobody can catch all the fluctuations.” Now we have HFT “flash boys” who only make money ‘trading’, in milliseconds of [...]

White House Petition Launched To Ban HFT Market Abuse

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / April 03, 2014 14:55 -0400

It appears five years of our constant denigration and a book by a world-famous and highly credible author has finally pushed “the people” to lobby for change on Wall Street…

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Peak Wall Street?

blog.milesfranklin.com / By Andrew Hoffman / April 3, 2014

Another day of widespread “horrible headlines”; another day of – as Zero Hedge puts it, “mundane overnight stock futures levitation”; and – of course, the 199th “2:15 AM” Precious Metals raid in the past 222 trading days; as yet again, the Cartel drew its long-time “lines [...]

Of Course the Stock Market is Rigged: So Shoot the Messenger

BusinessWeek Looks at the Rigging of Stock Research on Wall Street, May 13, 2002

wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens / April 3, 2014

Michael Lewis is getting a dose of the backlash typically reserved for Wall Street whistleblowers. To judge from the reaction to his new book, “Flash Boys,” which lays out how [...]

Michael Lewis Excerpt From “Flash Boys”

edgetraderplus.com / 3 April 2014

From left: Rob Park, Brad Katsuyama and Ronan Ryan.Credit Stefan Ruiz for The New York Times

A great read. Michael Lewis at his best. [From New York Times Magazine]

The Wolf Hunters of Wall Street An Adaptation From ‘Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt,’ by Michael Lewis

By MICHAEL [...]

It’s Not Just the Stock Market That’s Rigged: the Entire Status Quo Is Rigged

charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / WEDNESDAY, APRIL 02, 2014

One has to wonder why we are dodging this truth about what we’ve become: a nation that turns a blind eye to skimmers, scammers and legal looting. As in the story of the Emperor’s new clothes, the onlooker who declares the obvious– in this case, [...]

Timing Gold’s Next Big Gain

dailyresourcehunter.com / By Greg Canavan / Apr 2, 2014

In 1914 gold was money. Money wasn’t debt or credit back then. It was simply gold, and banks created credit on top of their gold reserve base. They couldn’t go crazy in the credit creation process, because there was only so much gold in the [...]

April 2016: Dow Jones-30 Suspended Due to Lack of Interest

charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / By Charles Hugh Smith / April 01, 2014

Though many blame the Global Crash of 2015 for the loss of faith in stocks, others say the erosion dated back to at least 2014. April 1, 2016: In an unprecedented move, Dow Jones announced that it was suspending its iconic Dow Jones Industrial Average [...]

Elizabeth Warren Can Win the Presidency; Here’s How:

washingtonsblog.com / By Eric Zuesse / April 1, 2014

Many of my Democratic friends say that though Hillary Clinton caters to Wall Street, and though her list of top campaign contributors is almost entirely Wall Street, they back Clinton’s all-but-declared Presidential candidacy, because she’s female and Democrat and has lots of “experience” (though no achievements) [...]

Yamada – 3 Incredibly Important Gold, Silver & Mining Charts

kingworldnews.com / April 2, 2014

With fears about geopolitical tensions and major markets on the move, today King World News is pleased to share a piece of legendary technical analyst Louise Yamada’s “Technical Perspectives” report. Yamada is without question one of the greatest technical analysts Wall Street has ever seen. This information is not available [...]

Gordon T Long: How To Distort Corporate Fundamentals

streettalklive.com / By Lance Roberts /02 April 2014

I recently spent some time with my friend Gordon T. Long ofMarket Research & Analytics discussing the current state of the markets. This is not a new issue and is something that I havediscussed each quarter as we assess the “quality” of earnings rather than the “quantity” [...]