Silver as an investment

Category Archives: Interest Rates

BoE Deputy Governor Gives Crazy Speech Warning Markets Have Underestimated Rate Rises

On 2 November 2017, the Bank of England raised rates for the first time in a decade and Sterling’s initial rise was promptly sold off by forex traders as we discussed. The 7-2 vote by the Monetary Policy Committee was not the unanimous decision some had expected, while Cunliffe and Ramsden saw insufficient evidence that […]

Desperately Seeking 1995

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Jeffrey P. Snider Via Alhambra Investments / November 13, 2017 The year 1995 wasn’t exact a good year to remember. There was the Oklahoma City bombing, the San Diego tank rampage, the New Jersey Devils winning the Stanley Cup in a lockout shortened NHL season, and some former Buffalo Bills running back named OJ getting into trouble […]

Prepare For Interest Rate Rises And Global Debt Bubble Collapse

goldcore.com / By janskoyles / November 9, 2017 – Diversify, rebalance investments and prepare for interest rate rises – UK launches inquiry into household finances as £200bn debt pile looms – Centuries of data forewarn of rapid reversal from ultra low interest rates – 700-year average real interest rate in last 700 years is 4.78% (must see chart) – […]

What Could Pop The Everything Bubble?

This article was originally published by Charles Hugh Smith at PeakProsperity.com. You can view more of his analysis at Of Two Minds. I’ve long held that if a problem can be solved by creating $1 trillion out of thin air and buying a raft of assets with that $1 trillion, then central banks will solve the problem by creating the […]

Don’t Fight the Fed

Alexander Hamilton, George Washington’s Treasury Secretary, in his first “Report on the Public Credit” in 1790, put forth the concepts of “assumption” and “redemption.” He argued that the federal government should assume the Revolutionary War debt and pay those debts at “face value”  in full to the bearers of such debt on demand. In order […]

MAJOR ALERT: This Mega Breakout Threatens To Rock Global Markets

kingworldnews.com / October 25, 2017 This mega breakout threatens to rock global markets… A Breakout In Interest Rates? October 25 (King World News) – Very important note from Andrew Adams at Raymond James:  Another item worth watching very closely is that the benchmark 10-Year U.S. Treasury rate climbed above 2.40% yesterday for the first time since early May after failing […]

Low Interest Rates Subsidize Wealthy Households

mises.org / Hal Snarr / October 22, 2017 When the economy begins to sink into recession, politicians, mainstream economists, policy wonks, and the Federal Reserve begin beating the economic stimulus drum. Politicians, however, disagree over the type of stimulus to implement. The center-left party proposes greater expenditures on public assistance programs. The center-right party supports permanent […]

Trump Met With Janet Yellen; Meeting Lasted 30 Minutes

The anticipated meeting between president Trump and Janet Yellen has concluded, and according to Fox News, it lasted no more than 30 minutes, running from 2:00PM to 2;30PM, or barely enough for Trump to stop patting himself on the back about the yuuge Dow Jones rally under his presidency. #BreakingNews WH official tells me Janet […]

Forces of Movement

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / October 8, 2017 Over the past few weeks, the markets have come to accept the likelihood of a December Fed hike. US interest rates have adjusted.  The pricing of December Fed funds futures contract is consistent with around an 80% chance of a hike. The two-year yield is trading at the […]

The Globalists Are Systematically Destroying America’s Middle Class

When people are dependent on the government they are much easier to control.  We are often told that we are not “compassionate” when we object to the endless expansion of government social programs, but that is not how the debate should be framed.  In America today, well over 100 million people receive money from the […]