Daily Dispatches

Ted Butler and Izzy Friedman: The speed of sound

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4:45p ET Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

A U.S. government bailout of foreign investors

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By John Gapper
Financial Times, London
Monday, September 8, 2008

http://blogs.ft.com/gapperblog/2008/09/a-us-government-bail-out-of-forei...

Hank Paulson's effort to prop up Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has various beneficiaries but few gain more than foreign investors.

Nationalization of Fannie, Freddie triggers defaults for derivatives

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By Aline van Duyn
Financial Times, London
Monday, September 8, 2008

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/ed1e14c6-7dd0-11dd-bdbd-000077b07658.html?ncli...

James Turk: Thinking like 'Fat Tony'

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3:30p ET Monday, September 8, 2008

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

In an essay excerpted from the latest issue of his Freemarket Gold & Money Report, GoldMoney founder James Turk muses about two kinds of people -- people who fail to consider the possibility that they don't know everything, and people whose skepticism is not only healthy but profitable.

Michael Kosares: Six situations to monitor for the rest of 2008

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3p ET Monday, September 8, 2008

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Fannie/Freddie credit is good again, but what about U.S. government's?

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Fannie and Freddie
Likely to Plunge,
Searing Investors

By Tom Lauricella, Serena Ng, and Robin Sidel
The Wall Street Journal
Monday, September 8, 2008

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122083521070808711.html?mod=yahoo_hs&ru=...

Bob Moriarty: Manipulation? Or simply deleveraging?

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11:25p ET Sunday, September 7, 2008

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

James Turk: Does the buck stop here?

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9:17p ET Sunday, September 7, 2008

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

U.S. poised to grab more financial reins

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U.S. Poised to Grab
More Financial Reins

Mortgage Bailout
Marks the Return
Of Federal Activism

By Bob Davis and Jon Hilsenrath
The Wall Street Journal
Monday, September 8, 2008

Treasury will buy billions in Freddie and Fannie bonds

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U.S. Unveils Takeover of Two Mortgage Giants

By Edmund L. Andrews
The New York Times
Sunday, September 7, 2008

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/08/business/08fannie.html?_r=1&hp=&adxnnl...

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