Op-Edge is a new series of opinion pieces from experts in all manner of world affairs and Patrick L Young (the founder of YM) has been invited to be one of their line-up from launch. You can find all of the articles here.
Category Archives: Finance
18th March: Cyprus may make its citizens shoulder a 12.5-percent crisis tax on savings larger than €100,000, while reducing the tax for smaller deposits to 3 percent, Reuters reported. Panic ensued as Cypriots rushed to withdraw savings. Global markets analyst Patrick Young says that EU’s proposition to encroach on personal
January 30th: France defends ‘solvent’ economy after minister says country ‘totally bankrupt’ Read the whole story: here
Consumer confidence in the largest economy in the world – the US – has dropped to lowest level in 4 months in December. The fiscal cliff is still there, no deal has so far been reached. That coupled with the fact yet again debt is hitting the ceiling – could
Thousands of medical workers have marched in the Spanish capital against plans to privatize hospitals, with more anti-austerity protests planned over the next few days. Madrid insists the harsh financial measures are crucial to help the country climb out of its deep recession. Investment advisor Patrick Young believes the government’s
Jeffrey Carter, the serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist/PE guy and longstanding CME trader (and former director) has written an interesting article about private markets. It was heartening to see he recalls elements of my original 1999 book “Capital Market Revolution!” which are only now coming to fruition more than a decade