derivatives

  1. michaelr

    The derivatives threat in picture form.

    Saying trillions is meaningless today. We have become numb to it. Derivatives: The Unregulated Global Casino for Banks No, it isn't a casino for banks, people lose in casinos, in this world the governments slam the people to pay the losses by the banks. They win either way.
  2. nonsqtr

    derivatives market now at 1200 trillion - more money than there is in the whole world

    Read 'em and weep. Big Risk: $1.2 Quadrillion Derivatives Market Dwarfs World GDP - DailyFinance Twenty times the size of the world economy. Now goddamit, I have a question here: what is this, if not gambling and speculation?
  3. michaelr

    Jim Sinclair - 5 Major US Banks Could Fail From Derivatives

    Jim Sinclair - 5 Major US Banks Could Fail From Derivatives not before the scum re-hypothecate your accounts. If 5 banks go down due the derivative crash, the entire banking system crashes, world wide.
  4. michaelr

    Mark Faber: "I Am Convinced The Whole Derivatives Market Will Cease To Exist And Will

    Mark Faber: "I Am Convinced The Whole Derivatives Market Will Cease To Exist And Will Go To Zero" I have had it. No oner but me was saying this up until now...I mean no one. It was one of those 'out front' things that I sometimes do. Just looking at the derivative market and knowing about...
  5. michaelr

    JPMorgan Joins Goldman Keeping Italy Derivatives Risk in Dark

    JPMorgan Joins Goldman Keeping Italy Derivatives Risk in Dark No wonder why Italy and Spain are delaying the announcement of their defaults. I went into this a bit on another thread. These banks are leveraged at 53:1. In the real world that would mean that a 5% asset loss can cause real...
  6. michaelr

    Amount and Concentration of Derivatives Still Threaten Global Economy

    Amount and Concentration of Derivatives Still Threaten Global Economy Hence the reason your bank wants your mortgage back, and if we don't do something about it, they will get them. If you people think the banks are going to cover these "securities" you haven't learned much.
  7. P

    Big Scandal Emerging: Perry Sought State Profits From Teacher Life Insurance Scheme

    The Governor of Texas campaign is facing a brewing crisis that is just breaking and it looks as though it will do serious damage to his chances for the presidency. What Rick Perry has done is highly unethical and it shows he has criminal tendencies and acting upon them to make a profit from it...
  8. michaelr

    Banks may need more cash to clear derivatives

    Banks may need more cash to clear derivatives There isn't enough cash on the planet to dent derivatives. This is a call for more TARP. Lets hope Obama gets voted out, and Romney doesn't get in, or the banks will receive more of your hard earned tax dollars.
  9. michaelr

    EU inquiry into claims of banks' collusion in credit derivatives market

    EU inquiry into claims of banks' collusion in credit derivatives market WTF, I...huh, I guess I am smarter than everyone in the fucked up EU because I stated at the beginning of this mess that the fault laid on the bank created derivatives, AKA counterfeit MBS. Now they are going to probe...
  10. michaelr

    Derivatives Clearing Group Decides Against Registration

    Derivatives Clearing Group Decides Against Registration 600 trillion my ass, 2,000 trillion is a conservative estimate..... Of course they do not want these things registered, the origins would be listed, and with the banks now creating MBS with no backing, the systemic fraud would be...
  11. michaelr

    A Secretive Banking Elite Rules Trading in Derivatives

    A Secretive Banking Elite Rules Trading in Derivatives Well this is a bit unique, the article is from the NY Times and carried by CNBC. The article starts off by explaining the good of these "instruments", I call them implements, implements of mass financial destruction, because as you...
  12. michaelr

    Wall Street Operative Geithner Rebuffed in Berlin on Mission to Make World Safe for Derivatives

    Wall Street Operative Geithner Rebuffed in Berlin on Mission to Make World Safe for Derivatives Does everyone know what a naked Credit Default Swap is, and why they are dangerous? If not, you may want to learn. Geithner is an economic terrorist, and he needs to be unemployed!
  13. P

    Senate rejects GOP derivatives plan

    Sen. Corker says the bill is getting "worse every day," More...
  14. michaelr

    US to shine light on derivatives trading

    US to shine light on derivatives trading Someone may need to help me here...read this... The fucking federal reserve is buying asset backed securities for Christ sake. That is a term for derivatives. Are they saying they can be the only entity allowed to deal in this trash, or what?
  15. michaelr

    Goldman Sachs Demands Derivatives Collateral It Won’t Dish Out

    Goldman Sachs Demands Derivatives Collateral It Won’t Dish Out CDR's are losing values in a hard way, gee what a shock, and it will get worse as the CRE market is getting slammed. So like any theif, Goldman and others want hard collateral for leveraged counterfeit, and guess what boys and...
  16. michaelr

    Washington Must Ban U.S. Credit Derivatives as Traders Demand Gold

    Washington Must Ban U.S. Credit Derivatives as Traders Demand Gold Speculator's want default swaps paid in gold??? You people better hope these "speculator's" are not the governments banks. These people know that world currencies are worthless, the Euro goes, and your dollar follows, well...
  17. nonsqtr

    derivatives market 40 times the national economy

    Oy.... Geither: size of over the counter derivatives market is 605 trillion dollars a year. http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601087&sid=axRyBKJcNRlY&pos=2 The World Bank says, the United States GDP, is about 15 trillion a year (14.2 trillion in 2008)...
  18. michaelr

    Derivatives for dummies.

    I guess everyone saw the headlines, China will discontinue to buy US derivatives, and they are buying 50 billion dollars worth of SDR's, and backing away from the dollar......oh who am I kidding, the snews ain't telling you this. Anyway, here is a short clip on derivatives, and their effect. Why...
  19. T

    1.5 $1.5 quadrillion in derivatives

    1,500,000,000,000,000...................THAT'S A BIG NUMBER How do we deal with this? This mega leveraged debt will be our down fall. Freeze the 1.5 Quadrillion Derivatives Bubble as a First Step Towards World Economic Recovery Derivatives include such exchange traded speculative...
  20. M

    Treasury asks for control of derivatives market

    Treasury asks for control of derivatives market The mother of all bailouts. Get your 401 out of the control of the government, or forever work!