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Can Macron Save The World? Save France?

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, The markets appear giddy over the election prospects of Emanuel Macron in France. Equities are up along with bond yields. Gold is down. Macron won round one of the French election Sunday and will square off against Marine Le Pen in round two on May 7. He is widely expected […]

Thanks to Another Election Induced Squeeze, A Monster World Wide Rally is Underway

ibankcoin.com / Dr. Fly / Mon Apr 24, 2017 The CAC is higher by an astounding 4.6%, thanks to Macron advancing to the 2nd rd of the French Presidential elections. The fears of the EU ending, due to a Le Pen upset, is looking more and more like an extreme black swan event — considering Macron is […]

FX Volatility Crashes As Traders Unwind “Existential Euro” Hedges

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Apr 23, 2017 Heading into today’s vote, FX options markets had seen massive demand for downside protection against a result that threatened the euro’s existence. That didn’t happen and so those hedges are being unwound en masse with the biggest drop in EURUSD implied vols in history… *** Close up, 1mo […]

Wolfgang Schaeuble: “If Muslim Migrants Don’t Like Europe, Go Elsewhere”

Germany’s finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble did everything in his power to infuriate three distinct groups of people today. First, in a statement that may infuriate several million German immigrants, Schaeuble said that Muslims who migrate to Europe should understand that there are better places for them to live if they do not want to accept […]

“It’s Not A War Crime” – EU Finance Chief Attempts To Defend His “Women & Booze” Outburst

The head of eurozone finance chiefs has hit back following his recent comments on troubled European countries, telling the media “it looks like I committed a war crime.” He insists that all he wanted to express was the idea that “solidarity is not charity.” At the end of March, Jeroen Dijsselbloem had said that “I cannot […]

US Futures Rebound Sharply, Erase All Syrian Airstrike Losses

After initially tumbling in the aftermath of the U.S. missile attack on Syria which jolted financial markets, boosting haven assets and temporarily shifting investor focus from today’s jobs data , S&P futures have managed to recoup all losses (the Nikkei closed up 0.4% after sliding earlier in the session), with Europe also just fractionally lower […]

Irish Government To Issue Free Gold Coin To Protect Citizens From Brexit’s Impact On Euro and EU

goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / April 1, 2017 – Unprecedented move to see Irish government issue free gold coin to Irish citizens – Controversy as Irish government plans for Irish people to own 1 ounce of gold – Irish Finance Minister said the “little people” were exposed due to risks from Brexit and the end of the euro […]

Irish Government To Issue Free Gold Coin To Protect Citizens From Brexit’s Impact On Euro and EU

Irish Government To Issue Free Gold Coin To Protect Citizens From Brexit’s Impact On Euro and EU – Unprecedented move to see Irish government issue free gold coin to Irish citizens– Controversy as Irish government plans for Irish people to own 1 ounce of gold– Irish Finance Minister said the “little people” were exposed due to risks […]

Frothy and Anti-Frothy

milesfranklin.com / By Andrew Hoffman / Mar 30, 2017 I just got home, just as the markets were closing with LOL, gold at exactly its 200 week moving average of $1,252/oz; and silver, at $18.20/oz a mere $0.10/oz from its own.  Trust me, the Cartel is not happy; as after yesterday’s farce of a “12:00 cap of […]