The Green Line

A monthly chart, plus a short commentary
The fog of war is lifting from the UK
January 2020: It’s morning in Great Britain – could we be at the beginning of a mini-boom?
Wise men from the East
December 2019: Japanese companies' balance sheets bear gifts western investors can only dream of...
How Corporate America stole its own future
November 2019: US companies are paying shareholders more than they can afford
Has We killed the unicorns?
October 2019: WeWork’s ill-fated IPO is the tip of an iceberg
Mad for growth
September 2019: Investors chasing growth stocks creates both danger and opportunities
Bond investors: want more yield? Buy gold!
August 2019: What is gold telling us about the topsy-turvy reality of negative yielding debt?
Playing chicken with a crocodile
July 2019: Low rates and quantitative easing (QE) have created another asset bubble
A 21st century fairy tale: the venture capitalist and the unicorn
June 2019: The percentage of unprofitable companies listing on public markets has never been higher
Heads you win… tails you win?
May 2019: Can you have your cake and eat it with index-linked bonds?
Infini-QE: helicopter money
April 2019: Central bank policies have favoured the ‘haves’ and the ‘have yachts’. Quantitative easing in the next crisis might look very different
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