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Daily “Ways-to-Play” The News Before the Moves 1/07/2010

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Russia taps international bond markets
Russia is launching an investment banking beauty parade to help the country launch its first international bond in nearly a decade. buy iShares Emerging Market Bond Exchange Traded Fund (NYSEARCA:EMB) buy Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund (NYSEMKT:FAX) buy Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund (NYSEMKT:IAF); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Pimco's Bill Gross Sees 2010 as Year of Reckoning
Pimco managing director Bill Gross not only oversees the world's biggest bond fund, his views often sway markets. In a late December interview with TIME's John Curran, Gross pointed to the second half of 2010 as a period when investors large and small will reckon with a new reality of poor economic growth and a Federal Reserve that is hard pressed to offer much help. sell iShares Lehman 20+ Year Treasury Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:TLT) sell iShares Lehman 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:IEF) buy UltraShort Lehman 20+ Year Treasury ProShares (NYSEARCA:TBT) sell PIMCO 7-15 Year U.S. Treasury Index Fund (NYSEARCA:TENZ); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Video - CNBC.com-More Housing Weakness in 2010?
Video - CNBC.com-More Housing Weakness in 2010? buy Asia Pacific Fund (NYSE:APB); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Outlook for Australian Market - Silobreaker
Outlook for Australian Market buy Asia Pacific Fund (APB); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Geely Bid for Volvo Makes Goldman-Backed Boss Disregard Toyota
Geely Bid for Volvo Makes Goldman-Backed Boss Disregard Toyota buy Asia Pacific Fund (APB); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Asset Allocation Summit Asia 2010 - speakers
Asset Allocation Summit Asia 2010 - speakers buy Asia Pacific Fund (APB); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
ABERDEEN GLOBAL INCOME FUND, INC. ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE DATA
ABERDEEN GLOBAL INCOME FUND, INC. ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE DATA AND PORTFOLIO COMPOSITION buy Aberdeen Global Income Fund (NYSEMKT:FCO); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
The Economist: The Big Mac index
THE Big Mac index is based on the theory of purchasing-power parity (NYSE:PPP)—exchange rates should equalise the price of a basket of goods in different countries. The exchange rate that leaves a Big Mac costing the same in dollars everywhere is our fair-value benchmark. sell Rydex Australian Dollar Trust (NYSEARCA:FXA) sell Rydex Swiss Franc Trust (NYSEARCA:FXF) buy Rydex Mexican Peso Trust (NYSEARCA:FXM) buy WisdomTree Dreyfus Chinese Yuan Fund (NYSEARCA:CYB) buy ProShares UltraShort Euro (NYSEARCA:EUO) buy WisdomTree Dreyfus South African Rand Fund (NYSE:SZR) buy Market Vectors Chinese Renminbi USD ETNs (NYSEARCA:CNY) buy Currency Shares Russian Ruble Trust (XRU); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO 2010 INVESTMENT PREDICTIONS AND OUTLOOKS
A guide to everyones top 10, outlooks, etc.... Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Closed-End Funds Avoid Customary Year-End Sell-Off
"Normally, tax-conscious investors toward the end of the year sell CEFs at a lower price than they bought them for. That sale locks in a capital loss. The loss offsets other taxable income." Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Exposure to Greece makes euro slip

The French prime minister, Nicolas Sarkozy, commented that the disparity between the euro and the dollar is creating significant difficulties for some major European companies. He said it was a “considerable problem” for companies that produced in the eurozone but sold in dollars.
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