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7 news items

CITY A.M.

CITY A.M.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:38:34 -0700

“You should read the history of the South Sea Bubble – after the bubble burst, members of the House of Lords recommended that the directors of the South Sea company should be put into a sack with adders and thrown into the Thames. What are you doing?

Spectator.co.uk

Spectator.co.uk
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:33:45 -0700

Britain may not have loved its new king, nor the corrupt grandees who ruled in his name and promptly debauched the currency in the South Sea Bubble. But George did give sanctuary to Voltaire when he was exiled from France, and gradually the country did ...
 
Moneyweb.co.za
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:41:15 -0700

During the South Sea Bubble around 1720 one company issued a prospectus that contained the illuminating description of itself as "a company for carrying out an undertaking of great advantage, but nobody to know what it is" (Charles Mackay ...

The Market Oracle

The Market Oracle
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:45 -0700

The following article was adapted from Robert Prechter's June 2014 issue of The Elliott Wave Theorist, one of the longest-running investment letters in the business, continuously published monthly since 1979. Figure 1 shows the stock market's waves ...

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:17:54 -0700

Available for free online is the Victorian classic "Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay, the first description of the original stock-market "bubbles" -- in 17th-century Holland and the South Sea Bubble in 18th ...

COOConnect

COOConnect
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 03:02:47 -0700

... are an issue close to the heart of Paul Woolley, who was astonished to find his own fund management firm (which did the hard work of estimating future cash flows) losing clients to the greatest inflation of worthless investments since the South Sea ...
 
Seeking Alpha
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:00:00 -0700

Just as the South Sea Bubble and the Dutch Tulip Bubble deflated, so too will the Tesla stock bubble. Tesla-ites, of course, will deny it all the way down ("nothing to see here, move along folks"). They say a picture is worth a thousand words ...
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