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Mike Norman

Mike Norman is an economist and veteran trader whose career has spanned over 30 years on Wall Street. He is a former member and trader on the CME, NYMEX, COMEX and NYFE and he managed money for one of the largest hedge funds and ran a prop trading desk for Credit Suisse.

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Here’s why the natural rate of interest is ZERO.

Sovereign currency issuers don’t need to pay interest on their currency. And left unchecked via monetary operations and sales of gov’t securities, rates would gravitate to zero.

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Buffett talks Fed. He’s wrong.

Pretty incredible the tunnel vision view focused on the Fed by financial professionals when it’s all about fiscal.

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The fiscal picture might be changing.

I’m watching one broad aspect of the fiscal picture for warning signs.

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I don’t talk about politics. I talk about policy.

My videos are not political; they are about policy. I speak about the current reality of how politics affects the economy and markets.

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How to trade like a floor trader with an edge.

I spent many years as a member and floor trader on 4 exchanges. Here’s how you can do it in the current era of electronic trading.

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Rate hikes are bearish for currency and vice-versa.

The futures (or forward) curve of any FX or commodity will show that rate hikes raise inflation and lower currency exchange value and vice-versa.

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Biden’s capital gains tax proposal hits stocks.

Spoiler alert: it won’t hurt the economy or kill the bullish outlook for equities.

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Putin draws a "red line."

In a speech today Russian President Vladimir Putin says if the West crosses Russia’s red lines, Russia will react harshly, swiftly and asymmentrically.

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People are irrationally obsessed with the Fed.

Some people cannot stop hyperventilating about the Fed. And it’s all based on ignorance.

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Gov’t spending also creates deposits.

Zerohedge again with another idiotic attack against MMT. The people over there are really clueless.

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Crypto’s get hit. Is this the end?

Sharp correction in Bitcoin and other crypto’s this morning. Talk of US action against crypto money laundering. Is the hype over?

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Bonds blew up everyone’s "reaction function." So funny.

Fun to watch the bond shorts get murdered and Wall Street "fancy" analysts’ forecasts get turned upside down. Hate to say it, but told you so.

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Dogecoin up 400% this week!

Dogecoin’s move and that of other currencies like Bitcoin, is a manifestation of U.S. policy. It’s a paradigm shift that’s in its early stages.

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Boom! Retail sales surge to a record on fiscal stimulus.

Fiscal works when done right. Money to working people as opposed to support for the rich and corporate profits.

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Wall Street analyst says market has topped.

Using language like "priced in," and "stimulus has peaked."

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Did you sell on the J&J news?

Headline traders dumped shares on the J&J vaccine news. The smart money bought.
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Did Ukraine just stand down?

Article in a Russian publication says Zelensky is backing away from military confrontation with Russia.

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Ukraine, Russia, U.S. situation heating up. It’s serious.

U.S. now sending warships into the Black Sea in another provocation. Putin has 100k Russian troops on the Ukraine border.

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Is the U.S. about to go to war with Russia over Ukraine?

A war with Russia is a growing worry as the Biden Administration ratchets up the level of confrontation.

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Government spending doesn’t "crowd out" private investment.

A Wharton report erroneously claims that the Biden infrastructure plan will "crowd out" private investment and shrink GDP. So wrong it’s mind boggling.

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The most idiotic criticism of MMT so far.

Austrian economist, gold bug goofball, Jim Rickards equates MMT to communism.

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Beware…April can be a tricky month.

Remember, we are still on SLR constraints and lots of reserves coming this month.

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We’re going to see the fastest economic growth of our lifetimes.

Fiscal stimulus and a remaking of our infrastructure will drive the fastest economic growth of our lifetimes.

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Is a big market crash coming in the next few weeks?

SLR exemption over and big reserve builds coming. Does that mean a market crash, too?

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