2010

8
Oct

Genus Video Commentary & Perspective

Genus Video Commentary & Perspective Third Quarter 2010 Although the U.S. economy entered a soft patch in the summer — and will take some time to climb out of it — the world economy continues…
21
Jul

Genus Expands Scholarship Program

Genus Expands Scholarship Program $20,000 Support for Aboriginal Students Genus has introduced a $20,000 scholarship program for students from the Alberta Metis Settlements and Carcross-Tagish First Nation in the Yukon. Representatives of the leadership in…
1
Jul

No Double Dip: Quarterly Review & Outlook

No Double Dip: Quarterly Review & Outlook Genus Video Commentary Equity markets needed to correct from last year’s stimulus-induced highs, but their moves down in the second quarter were overdone as investors succumbed to exaggerated…
18
May

Exiting the Eurozone

Germany, Greece and Exiting the Eurozone Geopolitical Intelligence Report Rumors, hints, threats, suggestions and information “from well-placed sources” all seem to point to the hot topic in Europe at the moment, namely, the reconstitution of…
11
May

Europe, Nationalism and Shared Fate

Europe, Nationalism and Shared Fate Coping with cultural, economic & political differences The Greek debt crisis is not just a Greek matter. Geographically, the problem is the different levels of development of Mediterranean Europe versus…
6
May

Greek Debt Crisis and the U.S.

Greek Debt Crisis and the U.S. Econoclast Comment Is there substantial counterparty risk to U.S. financial entities from the Greece issue via European banks? If not, and it doesn’t appear that there is, then U.S.…
6
May

What Just Happened

What Just Happened – May 6, 2010 Greek Debt Fall-Out Exacerbated by Trading Glitch The Greek parliament backed a $40 billion austerity plan on Thursday despite violent unrest, as the European Central Bank (ECB) inaction…
1
Apr

Recovery Gains Strength

Recovery Gains Strength Genus Video Commentary The trend is clear: there are signs the global economic recovery has legs. Every major economy in the world is poised to grow in the coming year. Equity markets…
30
Mar

China: Crunch Time

China: Crunch Time Global System Undergoing Profound Change The global system is undergoing profound change. Three powers — Germany, China and Iran — face challenges forcing them to refashion the way they interact with their…