About Dan Denning

Dan Denning examines the geopolitical and economic events that can affect your investments domestically. He raises the questions you need to answer, in order to survive financially in these turbulent times.


Trouble in Deutschland

Trouble in Deutschland

Deutsche BankThrough the derivatives market, Deutsche Bank is connected all over the world. It simply can’t be their intention to artificially provoke the next crisis.
Quantitative Easing: How to Kill an Economy

Quantitative Easing: How to Kill an Economy

four main world currencies in strips with falling chart patternTargeting inflation expectations with tough words, negative interest rates, and more quantitative easing (QE) caused people to lose confidence in central banks, not in cash. Lack of confidence does not encourage activity. It encourages fear.
Bonds, Tech and a Brexit

Bonds, Tech and a Brexit

government bondsOwning shares in fast-growing publicly traded stocks — real companies that create real value and have real sales — is going to be a much better strategy than making 8% on government bonds.
Doha Oil Deal a Dud

Doha Oil Deal a Dud

pipe line transportation in crude oil refineryIf the Saudis and Russians make an oil deal and no one takes it seriously, does the crude oil price still fall? And if you’re in the forest, would you hear it?