Flashback- Events that shook the financial markets in 2016

As per the Chinese calendar, 2016 was the year of the monkey. Well. It behaved like one. Last year, was like an earthquake which shook the global markets and wiped off trillions of dollars from the market. It was like a situation when you wake up from a nightmare only to realize that you weren’t sleeping and it is real. In spite of terrible global blunders, we step into 2017 with a “glass half full” approach. And before we do that, let us do a flashback of the movers and…

US Elections 2016- House of Retards

We are hours away before voters in United States of America elect their 45th president. Will that be a 69-year-old tech savvy Hillary Clinton or 70-year-old verbal diarrhoea Donald Trump? The stage will be decorated on 9th November, Wednesday for the most powerful person on the planet to give the winning speech. Since, 1950, seven democrat nominees have managed to win the Presidential election while the number of Republican presidents USA has seen is nine. Last Republican president I remember was George Bush junior- for eight years! Not sure how…

The United Kingdom- “Divided and Unruled.”

A catastrophe or a revolution? The opinion is divided similarly to the referendum last Thursday. The world witnessed one of the biggest financial events as it took place through the ballot. The terms “Yes and No” had never been so important. People were drenched in water casting their vote; it was hard to say whether it was the rain or the sweat rolling down their cheeks. Thunderstorms and flash floods created chaos while the fate of 64 million Britons and many others was decided. I would hear voices, whispers, opinions and suggestions about how dead the Britain will be once it…