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Month: September 2017

Click link below for slides: Pension Partners – Myths Markets Webinar – September 2017 Webinar Replay: This webinar is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell, a solicitation to buy, or a recommendation regarding any securities transaction, or as an offer to provide advisory or other services by Pension Partners, […]

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Take a look at the following chart. What is your inclination: long or short? If you said short, you’re in large company, for shorting volatility is in vogue like never before. And this particular product, which uses 2x leverage in going long volatility (ticker: TVIX), has been a favorite among short sellers. Why? Because it […]

Myths, Markets and Easy Money

“Finally, while my observations are uncertain and should be taken with a grain of salt, what I am sure of is that valuations and markets are elevated, and the easy money in this cycle has been made.” – Howard Marks, Oaktree Capital Memo (July 2017) “The easy money has been made.” If that saying sounds […]

How Much Bitcoin Are You Willing to Lose?

Question: What do you call an asset that appreciates 5,555,456% in a little over 7 years? Answer: Bitcoin. In 2010, when Bitcoin was trading at $.09 that word meant nothing to most investors. Earlier this month when it crossed above $5,000, it was all investors wanted to talk about. What changed? The price. It went […]

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Click link below for slides: Pension Partners – Charts Webinar – September 2017 This webinar is for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell, a solicitation to buy, or a recommendation regarding any securities transaction, or as an offer to provide advisory or other services by Pension Partners, LLC in any […]