The MacroTourist

All I bring to the party is twenty five years of mistakes.

WEEKEND COLOUR COMMENTARY

THIS WEEK'S PODCAST RECOMMENDATIONEver looking for a good podcast to recommend to someone new to the financial trading world?  One of my favourite suggestions is often The Indicator from Planet Money.  To be fair, it's not only for newbies as…

WEEKEND COLOUR COMMENTARY

THIS WEEK'S MUST READ ARTICLESometimes I read an article that is so well done, all I can think is "damn, I wish I had written that."  Not only that, but most bearish articles are filled with junk-conspiracy-end-of-the-world drivel, so rarely…

WEEKEND COLOUR COMMENTARY

THIS WEEK'S TWITTER FOLLOWSome people use twitter to give play-by-plays of their trading thoughts, or even worse, their meals.  I must admit to being partial to traders who make me laugh while providing useful financial markets information, but there is…