Lee's Latest Free Thinking

Why The Fed Rigs the Stock Market – Chart

Here’s a chart that shows you exactly why the Fed rigs the stock market using QE, low interest rates, and propaganda jawboning. Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves…

Liquidity Trader

Primary Dealer Positions Are a Black Cloud Over the Market

Dealer positions look scary. Here’s why, and what to do about it to protect yourself, AND take advantage! Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves in stocks and bonds,…

Beware of these Warning Signals on Treasuries

Follow the money. Find the profits!Liquidity is money. Regardless of where in the world that money originates, eventually it flows to and through Wall Street. So if you want to know the direction of the next big moves in stocks and bonds, just follow the money. Lee Adler’s Liquidity Trader tracks and shows you the monetary forces that drive markets,…

Must Read

Law Limiting CEO Pay At Fannie and Freddie Easily Skirted

US Senator Elizabeth Warren probably thinks that the T-Rexs and Raptors in Jurassic Park can be regulated or contained. Just like she thinks that G-SIBS can be regulated without causing harm to the economy. But life finds a way. Quicken Loans (and Rocket Mortgage) are examples of financial institutions that escape  regulation by remaining a privatley-held … Continue reading Regulatory Arbitrage Infinity! Law Limiting CEO Pay To $600,000 At Fannie and Freddie Easily Skirted Since Presidents Are Not Subject To Law

China Interest Rate Doves

A little less than three weeks ago, the overnight unsecured money market rate for Chinese renminbi (RMB), SHIBOR, had fallen sharply to 1.417%. This was among the lowest in history, though it has been happening more frequently since last summer. That sounds like a good thing, only the low rates don’t ever last. Instead, over […]