Friday 27th of February 2015

Will Oil Price Collapse Hit Bakken Output? Don't Count on It PDF Print E-mail

Advances in fracking technology are helping to sustain production in the giant shale formation in North Daktoa and surrounding territories, even at today's low prices.

Institutional Investor

February 9, 2015

Derivatives Exchanges Look to Add Liquidity to the Bitcoin Market PDF Print E-mail

Bitcoin’s immaturity relative to conventional financial markets may hinder the uptake of dedicated derivatives-trading platforms.

Institutional Investor

February 4, 2015

Q&A with Jim Lockhart PDF Print E-mail

Q&A with Jim Lockhart


The former regulator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac thinks it’s time for Congress to address taking the two players out of conservatorship. He also thinks the companies “overdid it” with their repurchase demands in recent years. Read his other comments on the current state of the market.


Mortgage Banking

January 2015

Filling the Fed's Shoes PDF Print E-mail

With the end of the Fed’s quantitative easing, who will buy and own mortgage-backed securities in the future? Market observers expect that more buyers can be lured into the market if rates rise and spreads widen.


Mortgage Banking

February 2015


Black Box Casino PDF Print E-mail

Top 10 Investment Banking Books.

Ozymandias Citation Here.

Tom LaMalfa Review Here & Here.

Johns Hopkins Lecture Here.

Douglas French Column Here.

MoneyTalk with Bob Brinker Here.

Real Estate Radio Show with Bruce Norris Here & Here.

Interviewed by Phil Hall Here.

Chris Whalen Book Review Here.


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