Silver as an investment

Category Archives: Calendar Spread

The Charade Continues: London Gold And Silver Markets Set For Even More Paper Trading

Submitted by Ronan Manly of Bullionstar Today the London Metal Exchange (LME) and the World Gold Council (WGC) jointly announced (here and here) the launch next year of standardised gold and silver spot and futures contracts which will trade on the LME’s electronic platform LMESelect, will clear on the LME central clearing platform LME Clear, and that […]

How To Trade The Fed’s Upcoming “Policy Error” In Three Parts

On Sunday, using an analysis by Deutsche Bank’s Dominic Konstam, we showed why the Fed by miscalculating the equilibrium real rate (which in reality is negative due to the massive debt overhang and the declining nominal growth rate, as well as record deflation exported by every other developed nation and now, China) is about to […]

The Fed’s Artificial Steepening Of The Yield Curve

Submitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, While the more interesting action has shifted to funding markets, the treasury curve remains at least relevant to the analysis of all those ebbs and flows. For the most part, the yield curve in UST has found itself stuck in a rather tight range right at the […]

The “Anti-Widowmaker” Trade: Get Paid To Wait For The Japanese House Of Card To Collapse

So many traders think the key to investment riches lies in buying at the bottom or selling at the top: Such a fine but misguided notion. The cold reality is that unless one has (illegal) inside information, you will only transact at these locations by pure happenstance. The best managers can enter a position in […]