Straits of Malacca & Bay of Bengal – Naturally Evolving US-India Relationship – II

  Last week, we discussed India taking over the operations at Chabahar, the new port in Iran and the enormity of the reach the port provides to Afghanistan & Central Asia all the way to Russia. And yes, Chabahar sits at the entrance of the Straits of Hormuz, the entrance to the Arabian Sea and…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (January 12 – January 18, 2019)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with our comments. This is an article…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (January 5 – January 11, 2019)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with our comments. This is an article…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (December 29 – January 4, 2019)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with our comments. This is an article…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (December 22 – December 28, 2018)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with our comments. This is an article…

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Mattis vs. Powell – Tyranny of the Unelected

  This week General Mattis, Secretary of Defense, resigned citing differences between his world view and that of President Trump. It caused consternation in US Think Tanks, left of center media and commentators. People who had criticized General Mattis for the past two years jumped to praise him and condemn President Trump. But, despite the…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (December 15 – December 21, 2018)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with our comments. This is an article…

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