Monthly Archives: January 2009

Yen Shows Strong Gains –

The Yen made strong gains against the Pound Sterling as traders speculated on credit markets.  The recent gains put the Yen at near record levels vs. the Pound. Jim Sutliff

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Muni Bonds Slow –

Sales of Municipal bonds dipped in 2008 are expected to decline more in 2009.  This comes at a bad time for states who face a $42 billion dollar deficit.  States like California are expecting to have their bond ratings downgraded. … Continue reading

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