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Holding money in cash hasn’t been this attractive since the financial crisis — here’s why that’s a terrible sign for markets





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  • Cash and cash-like holdings such as Treasurys haven’t been this appealing relative to other assets since 2008.
  • This development is indicative of multiple pressures facing markets right now that should have investors very worried.

For much of the nine-year bull market, equity enthusiasts have repeated a mantra called “TINA” — or “There Is No Alternative.”

They’re referring, of course, to the complete and utter lack of lucrative investment options available outside the stock market.

For years, the type of risk-taking associated with owning stocks has been rewarded, and investors have responded in kind. They’ve continue to pile into read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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