Terminal Velocity (29) “The Real Prize”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity (28)“Disintermediated” explained how the Federal Reserve is monopolizing the provision of credit to the American economy; and insulating the banks from further economic risk as the US economy begins to slow. The Fed has effectively backstopped the banks and assumed all the economic risk going forward. This strategy …

Terminal Velocity (28) “Disintermediated”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity (27) “Held Hostage By a Fortune” explained how President Obama had turned the Republican soldiers of fortune from hostage takers to hostages. Then the President emerged from captivity to signal that the Debt Ceiling can of worms had been kicked down the road. By employing accounting sophistry the …

Terminal Velocity (27) “Held Hostage By a Fortune”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity “My Friend, I’ll Say It Clear” prepared the way for the proverbial Fat Lady to sing an end to the current iteration of the partisan debt fight in Washington. The final paragraph read: “One must also look at the cool hand being played by the Obama Administration. Presumably …

Terminal Velocity (26) “My Friend, I’ll Say It Clear”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity “And Now the End Is Near” used the allegory of Federal Reserve Governors singing the from the same page (like the Rat Pack) but in the wrong order. The dissonance created ripples in capital markets; which became waves of much larger amplitude in the real economy. Terminal Velocity …

Terminal Velocity (25) “The Final Curtain”

Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Terminal Velocity “And Now the End Is Near” observed the onset of the next financial crisis crystallizing around the confusion emanating from the Federal Reserve. The Fed has created the tide of liquidity that has sustained the recovery in financial markets; and the recovery in the US Economy to a …