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Total Government And Personal Debt In The U.S. Has Hit 41 Trillion Dollars ($329,961.34 Per Household)

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, We are living in the greatest debt bubble in the history of the world.  In 1980, total government and personal debt in the United States was just over the 3 trillion dollar mark, but today it has surpassed 41 trillion dollars.  That means that it has […]

Janet Yellen Is About To Speak: Here’s What To Look For

Fed Chair Yellen will be testifying to the House Financial Services committee at 1000EDT, followed by testimony tomorrow before the Senate Banking Committee (the testimony for both events is likely to be identical, as it has on previous occasions), however her prepared remarks will be released 90 minutes earlier, at 8:30am. Courtesy of RanSquawk, here […]

“It’s Too Late” – 7 Signs Australia Can’t Avoid Economic Apocalypse

Authored by Joe Hildebrand and John Adams via News.com.au, AUSTRALIA has missed its chance to avoid a potential “economic apocalypse”, according to a former government guru who says that despite his warnings there are seven new signs we are too late to act. The former economics and policy adviser has identified seven ominous indicators that […]

PBOC Injects Hundreds Of Billions Into Chinese Banks After Sudden Defaults In Interbank Payments

As is customary virtually every time the Chinese central bank commences some form of tightening, overnight the PBOC injected “hundreds of billions of yuan into the financial system after some smaller lenders failed to repay borrowings in the interbank market”, according to people familiar with the matter. According to a brief note by Bloomberg, Tuesday’s […]

Frontrunning: February 27

Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner (Variety) ‘Moonlight’ upsets ‘La La Land’ for top Oscar after major gaffe (Reuters) Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel turns Trump into recurrent punch line (Reuters) After Mix-Up, Hollywood Searches for an Explanation (WSJ) Trillions at Risk When Trump Speaks to Congress (BBG) Bond Market […]

Global Stocks Drop, Futures Flat; French Yields Slide As Political Jitters Subside

In a quiet night for markets, in which the top highlight was the Oscar’s historic peddling of best picture “fake news” and where “millions” of Academy members seemingly voted illegally, European stocks were little changed after a selloff that pushed them to a two-week low, while the MSCI Asia index fells as Japan’s Topix dropped […]

China Just Created A Record $540 Billion In Debt In One Month

One week ago, Deutsche Bank analysts warned that the global economic boom is about to end for one reason that has nothing to do with Trump, and everything to do with China’s relentless debt injections. As DB’s Oliver Harvey said, “attention has focused on President Trump, but developments on the other side of the world […]

The Market Wizard’s Wizard – An Interview With Jack Schwager

Submitted by Erico Matias Tavares via Sinclair & Co., Mr. Schwager is a recognized industry expert in futures and hedge funds and the author of a number of widely acclaimed financial books. He is one of the founders of FundSeeder, a platform designed to find undiscovered trading talent worldwide and connect unknown successful traders with […]

Frontrunning: January 24

Dollar steadies after stumble, sterling rides out Brexit ruling (Reuters) After U.S. exit, Asian nations try to save TPP trade deal (Reuters) U.K. Court Rules Brexit Trigger Needs Parliamentary Vote (BBG) Brexit plans unlikely to be slowed by Article 50 defeat (Reuters) Health Secretary Nominee Proposed Bill Benefiting Puerto Rico Investments (WSJ) How Trump Would […]

Frontrunning: December 13

Trump Picks Exxon Chief for State Amid Concerns (Reuters) Buoyant Markets Pose New Challenge for the Fed (WSJ) Tweeter-in-Chief Trump Faces Test After Yellen’s Rate Decision (BBG) Trump Dissing Daily Intelligence Briefing Worsens Rift With CIA (BBG) SWIFT confirms new cyber thefts, hacking tactics (Reuters) UniCredit share issue lifts banks before Fed meeting (Reuters) Senate […]