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Offshore Yuan Tumbles To 2-Week Lows, Biggest Drop Since Election

Offshore yuan has now dropped almost 16 handles in the last 8 days since Chinese officials voiced their concerns "about a rallying yuan as exporters come under strain." Tonight's tumble pushes the Yuan to its lowest since August for the biggest 8-day drop since the election…   And offers Trump some excuses to be mad […]

The Economist: “Get Ready For A World Currency By 2018”

Via Climateer Investing blog, Get Ready for the Phoenix January 9, 1988, Vol. 306, pp 9-10 THIRTY years from now, Americans, Japanese, Europeans, and people in many other rich countries, and some relatively poor ones will probably be paying for their shopping with the same currency. Prices will be quoted not in dollars, yen or […]

On Gold, Dollars, & Bitcoin

Authored by Paul Brodsky via Macro-Allocation.com, We have been bullish on gold – the barbarous relic; King Dollar – the modern hegemon; and Bitcoin – the crypto currency investors love to hate. One might say our feet have been planted firmly in the past, present and future. (We may not have three feet, but let’s […]

Marine Le Pen: “I Will Introduce The New Franc At A Rate Of One-To-One To The Euro”

Providing some much needed details on her plans to redenominate the French currency, should she win the French presidential election in under two months, on Wednesday Marine le Pen told RTL radio should would introduce a new franc at a rate of one-to-one to the euro and then allow it to fluctuate, despite previously saying […]

NEW UNCOVERED INFORMATION: Why Central Banks Were Forced To Rig The Gold Market

By the SRSrocco Report, According to newly uncovered information in the gold market, it provides additional evidence of why the Fed, Central Banks and the IMF were forced to RIG the gold market.  Not only was the dropping of the Gold-Dollar peg going to release a great deal of pressure on the manipulated gold price, […]

Chinese Volatility Explodes: Yuan Tumbles Most In One Year After Biggest 2-Day Rally Ever

While China’s unprecedented currency moves have quickly become the main talking point across global markets which otherwise have started off 2017 in an eerily calm fashion, it is the sudden surge in two-way volatility that has emerged a major threat to global market stability. Case in point, the offshore Yuan fell as much as 1.1% […]

Markets In 2016: Winners & Losers

As 2016 comes to a close, Reuters has compiled a list of the biggest winners and losers of the year from across the globe.  Of course, after global equities started out the year on a weak note, in the closing weeks of 2016 computer algos investing professionals have rarely seen a stock they didn’t want to […]

Indian ‘Gold Ban’ a Portent of Major Events?

Hold your real assets outside of the banking system in one of many private international facilities  –>    https://www.sprottmoney.com/intlstorage          Indian ‘Gold Ban’ a Portent of Major Events? Written by Jeff Nielson (CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL)     The price of gold (and silver) is presently falling. This was previously predicted as far back as the middle […]

China ‘Devalues’ Yuan To Weakest Since Breaking The Peg In 2010

With offshore Yuan tumbling in recent days – echoing the collapse in US Treasury bond prices – the spread to the onshore fix appears to have forced the PBOC’s hand. With a 200 pip cut in the CNY fix tonight, China has all but erased any strength in the Renminbi against the USD since it […]