Trading Desk Notes For November 27, 2021

11/27/2021 12:56 PM

Risk Happens Fast The S+P 500 hit All-Time Highs on Monday’s opening – but closed 165 points (3.5%) lower by Friday’s close. The daily S+P futures volume on Friday was the highest since early October – and was probably the highest EVER for a Thanksgiving Friday. The...

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Help, what is happening with our universities?

11/27/2021 12:42 PM

This is an English translation of a letter by Guus Berkhout of CLINTEL that was published in De Telegraaf, the largest newspaper in The Netherlands earlier this week. In recent years we have seen the strangest things happening to our universities. Professors must be...

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New German government cites crypto in coalition agreement

11/26/2021 12:16 PM

The new German government has cited crypto in its coalition agreement, advocating for an equal playing field between traditional finance and “innovative business models.” Three German political parties agreed to a coalition deal this week that will see left-leaning...

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Coming Up on Tomorrow’s Show

11/26/2021 11:30 AM

After a tumultuous Black Friday in the markets and the concerns around a new Covid variant, Mike and the team try to make sense of the trends. Paul Beatty joins Mike to share some stocks he hopes his fund will hold for 10 years or more, plus some of his shorter term...

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Mike’s Poll Question

11/26/2021 10:19 AM

Hopefully you'll get a chance to unwind over the holiday season. In order to help out over the next few weeks we're going to ask a series of poll questions. Let's start with which streaming tv series would be your top recommendation.

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