G10 solvency issues to come back on the front stage

Posted on 31. Aug, 2010 by Jean Jacques Ohana in Weekly Focus

Dear all,
We are happy to publish Riskelia’s Radar as of today :
Riskelia Reporting – 30 August 2010
This market intelligence tool is refreshed on a weekly basis and can be subscribed from Riskelia. The report brings to light anticipative trends and bubbles indicators as well as risk aversion on every asset class. We hope you [...]

The current wheat crisis: impacts for investors, businesses and the developing world

Posted on 19. Aug, 2010 by Steve Ohana in Weekly Focus

The severe drought in Russia is thought to be the country’s worst in 130 years. Most of the damage to the wheat crop has been caused by the drought, but now wildfires are sweeping farmlands in western Russia.
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said that Russia’s wheat harvest this year will be off by more than a [...]

Hanging over the cliff

Posted on 17. Aug, 2010 by Steve Ohana in Weekly Focus

Last week, our global risk indicator flipped back to positive values after a two-week journey in negative territory. As a result, our cumulative risk indicator swings between confirming and invalidating the upward trend in risk aversion that has set off since April 2010. The former eventuality would pave the road to more spirals of defiance [...]