samedi 12 décembre 2009

As promised, I'll talk about finance when I'm getting bored with programming - and vice-versa.

Let's begin with a scary picture. It is the monetary base of the US Dollar.

Wondered why the terrible financial crisis suddenly evaporated, around March 2009 ? Or why all this noise about gold ?

It could be that the credit problems have been - at least partly - just shifted towards future monetary and inflation problems...

Having doubts ? You can download the data directly from the Federal Reserve (alternatively from the St-Louis Fed). Ada programming

vendredi 11 décembre 2009

New to blogging...

Being kind of a cyber-ecologist, I'll try to avoid too much cyber-pollution and stay terse (and I modestly contribute to save CO2 and energy with the black background!).

So, probably the posts will be about
  • programming (mostly, Ada)
  • finance
  • and what else ?
Stay tuned...
Gautier
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PS: don't be afraid if I switch languages between English, French and German...

Bitcoin (and Swiss Franc) manias

Currently there is a crypto-mania (mostly around Bitcoin), no doubt about it. But let's put things into perspective. The followin...