Author: Erik Townsend

Art Berman: Crude Oil Special (Podcast)

Art Berman: Crude Oil Special Podcast by Erik Townsend – Macro Voices Erik Townsend welcomes Art Berman to MacroVoices. Erik and Art discuss: Perspective on OPEC and the 9-month extension on production cuts OPEC’s goal to keep a floor under...

Chinese Political War, IMF Special Drawing Rights, Russia-China Alliance, 2020 Global Market Crash (Podcast)

Erik Townsend and Aaron Chan welcome Simon Hunt to MacroVoices. Erik and Simon discuss: Internal political wars within China stagnating economic growth China’s steady, step-wise approach to allowing firm bankruptcies Shift in global monetary policy power from Washington to Beijing...

Art Berman: Labor Day Weekend Oil Special (Podcast)

Art Berman: Labor Day Weekend Oil Special (Podcast)

Erik Townsend and Aaron Chan welcome Art Berman to MacroVoices. Erik and Art discuss: Looking beyond absolute inventory numbers and gleaning insights from comparative inventories Recent anomalous comparative builds relative to historic trends Continued time-spread compression reflecting producer hedging or...

Grant Williams and Willem Middlekoop (Podcast)

Grant Williams and Willem Middlekoop (Podcast)

Precious metals and miners are wrapped around China’s inclusion in the SDR basket of currencies on October 1, 2016. The conversation begins with an explanation of what The Big Reset was, Bretton Woods, and the possibilities for the upcoming Big...

High Frequency Trading Gone Mad! (Podcast)

High Frequency Trading Gone Mad! (Podcast)

Erik Townsend and Aaron Chan welcome Eric Hunsader to MacroVoices. Erik and Eric discuss: Regulation National Market System (NMS), securities information processors (SIPs), high-frequency trading (HFT), and latency arbitrage Eric’s incredible story of exposing the NYSE’s selling of higher-speed data...