The US government declares war to “corporate deserters”
An Italian Revenge
White House’ s efforts to deter tax inversion deals saw the US drugs giant Pfizer abandon its $160 billion pursuit of botox maker Allergan on Wednesday the 6th of April. The collapse of the deal brought the total level of abandoned deals this year to its highest since the eve of the financial crisis, peaking at […]
The Banking Sector: Mean Reverting or Momentum?
Davide Campari – Milano S.p.a., an iconic Italian beverage brand, had traced its origin and fortune in a common daily act widely spreads in Italy, well-known as aperitif. The Group was founded in 1860 and nowadays is the world sixth-largest player in the premium spirits industry. During the early ‘90s, the rapid consolidation of […]
It’s all about the tie
The banking sector has been one of the most discussed among regulators, journalists and practitioners across the globe in the last 10 years. This article aims to analyse a dual simple systematic trading strategies for both USA and EU (EMU area) banking sector. We select the following 10 banks for the European market: Unicredit, Intesa […]
A couple of years ago, investors would have paid a fortune to possess a crystal ball and use it to forecast ECB’s decisions. Today, all they need is Mario Draghi’s tie. In fact, some people seem to play a weird game – by the name of “tie guesses” – that consists in guessing the colour of […]