Ecuador Bond Default

Today, December 15, 2009, we’ll know for sure if Ecuador has defaulted on some of its bonds. Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa threatened to do this once before…and did not. This time I believe he will. This will be good…for many…because...

Cotacachi & Bonds

Recent messages looked at the potential profit that Cotacachi fixer uppers can bring. We are converting an office building into condos. Before. Now…but not done. One great thing about fixing up Ecuador real estate are the low prices. Yesterday for example the...

Multi Currency Seasoned Bond Yields

Multi currency seasoned bond yields offer special potential now. One benefit of being aged 62, with 40+ years of global investing under the belt is that it is easier to spot rare opportunities that only come once in awhile, simply because I have experienced them...

JGAM Questions II

Multi currency investing becomes increasingly important as US  debt and spending cause the US dollar to fall. As greenback weakness grows, so too does the need to diversify into other  currencies.   Yet the greater this need, the more the US government will  attempt ...