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Ivan Martchev
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Ivan Martchev is a research consultant with institutional money manager Navellier and Associates.  Previously, Ivan  served as editorial director at InvestorPlace Media. Ivan was editor of Louis Rukeyser's Mutual Funds and associate editor of Personal Finance. As co-editor of Wall Street Winners, he has been ranked #1 in the U.S. by investment performance.

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Recent Articles

China: A Bull Market for Credit Default Swaps

Jul. 5, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Chinese sovereign credit risk has risen the most of any issuer in the first half of 2013 -- a potential sign of a brewing economic problem. More 

Tapering? Maybe, But About That Inflation …

Jul. 2, 2013, 6:00 am EDT – The Federal Reserve's favorite measure of inflation is near an all-time low, stubbornly contradicting its QE hints. More 

Beware Currency Risk … But Don’t Be Frightened Off By It

Jun. 20, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Somehow, many people assumed that quantitative easing in the U.S. would mean a one-way street lower for the greenback. More 

The Impact of the QE Endgame

Jun. 10, 2013, 8:00 am EDT – Given the sheer size of QE, it's difficult to project just how the end of easing might affect the bond market -- or even how exactly that end will come. More 

Repercussions From the Yen Surge

Jun. 3, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – The yen's decline likely isn't over, which means the Nikkei has further to rally. But Japan's easing is so aggressive that there's no room for policy error. More 

The Alchemy of Printing Without Ink

May. 24, 2013, 8:00 am EDT – Ben Bernanke has succeeded to do what alchemists for millennia could not accomplish: produce something out of nothing, using a controversial tool called QE. More 

Emerging Markets: A Hotbed for Vice Plays

May. 17, 2013, 9:00 am EDT – Global consumption of (pricier) alcohol and tobacco products tends to go up right alongside increased incomes. These stocks naturally stand to reap the rewards. More 

The Greenback Is the One-Eyed King

Apr. 29, 2013, 6:30 am EDT – Gold prices might have further to fall given relative global currency trends -- namely, the continued strength of the U.S. dollar. More 

Russian Stocks: Cheap, and Staying That Way

Apr. 11, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Russian equities will continue to be dead weight as long as the economy is so closely tied with the eurozone mess and so leveraged to commodity prices. More 

South Korea: Look North … and West

Apr. 5, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Korea is a reunification story still waiting to be told -- and it's one with substantial, but nebulous, long-term potential. More