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Kira Brecht

Kira Brecht

Contributor since: 20 Sep 2012

Biography

Kira Brecht is managing editor at TraderPlanet. She has been writing about and analyzing the financial markets for twenty years. Posts during her career include managing editor at SFO magazine, Chicago bureau chief at Futures World News and technical analyst at MMS International.

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    Published 18 September 2013 | viewed 0 times

    The Fed shocked financial markets Wednesday afternoon with a decision to hold off on tapering its $85 billion per month in asset purchases intended to…

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    Published 20 September 2012 | viewed 0 times

    The debt clock keeps on ticking. The U.S. federal debt recently surpassed the $16 trillion level and is still rising. The Republicans ushered the idea…