Syngenta, one of the world's largest agrochemical corporations is now literally the Chinese government. State owned ChemChina bought them. So…

So the EPA office in charge of cleaning up superfund sites is now run by an ex-Dow chemical lawyer, and they’re doing things like this EPA Wants China to Sell Bee-Killing Pesticide For 165 Mil Acres of US Farmland Thiamethoxam … Read more

Credit Suisse inverse vix ETN XIV was worth over 1.5billion on Monday, next day nearly worthless. CS owned about 32% of outstanding shares of XIV….

XIV is an ETN offered by Credit Suisse to bet against volatility. The way XIV works is complicated, but it is very sensitive to front month VIX being much higher than the next month out. At market close XIV was … Read more