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Key Events In The Coming Holiday-Shortened Week

It’s a relatively quiet, holiday-shortened (in the US) week, in which volumes are expected to grind lower as we head into the Thanksgiving holiday. In the US, existing home sales will be reported on Tues, expected to edge up to 5.4mn saar in Oct from 5.39mn in Sep. One day later, we get the durable […]

Ray Dalio Warns A 1% Rise In Yields Would Lead To Trillions In Losses

Last week, we shared with readers a fascinating presentation that Bridgewater’s Ray Dalio made to NY Fed staffers at the 40th Annual Central Banking Seminar held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. In it, Dalio pointed out that thoughts which dared to question the economic orthodoxy, and which were once relegated to the fringe blogs, have […]

IG Bond Issuance Poised For New Record As Spreads Approach All-Time Lows

Pension and insurance demand for "juicy" investment grade paper seems to be insatiable.  Per Bloomberg data, $962 billion of IG paper has been issued so far in 2016 putting issuance for the year on track to set an all-time record.  August issuance alone was $115 billion, the highest level recorded in 12 years, and the […]

ZeroHedge: Goldman Warns Of “Upward Shock” To Rates, Hints At Trillions In Losses

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Having been proven wrong for so many months (and years) in its optimistic outlook on the economy, one would think Goldman Sachs – who as we have repeatedly documented has been extremely bullish on the USD as a result of […]

ZeroHedge: Why The Fed Is Trapped: A 1% Increase In Rates Would Result In Up To $2.4 Trillion Of Losses

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. A funny thing happened as every central bank around the world rushed to stimulate their economy by devaluing their currency in a global FX war that is now 7 years old and getting more violent by the day: with bond […]

ZeroHedge: The Bursting of the Bond Bubble Has Begun Pt 2

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. As we wrote earlier this week, bursting of the bond bubble has begun.   The decision by Central Banks to “inflate” the system’s debts away post-2008 has resulted in the misallocation of trillions of Dollars of capital.   The worst […]

FATCA: The Dumbest Law In History Just Went To The Next Level

Submitted by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, The Road to Ruin, as they say, is paved in good intentions. So I suppose the road to hell is paved in the best of intentions. And that’s how most laws often start: with the BEST of intentions. That was certainly the case when Barack Obama signed the HIRE […]

Introducing The Gigantic And Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard Of

By Mike Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg Introducing the Gigantic and Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard of This spring, traders and analysts working deep in the global swaps markets began picking up peculiar readings: Hundreds of billions of dollars of trades by U.S. banks had seemingly vanished.   The vanishing of the trades was […]

ZeroHedge: It’s Not Just Spying – How The NSA Has Turned Into A Giant Profit Center For Corrupt Insiders

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Dear NSA Employees, You Now Have a Green Light to Loot and Pillage. It’s Time to Get Paid:   Are you just another one of those frustrated NSA employees who feels that unconstitutionally spying on your fellow […]

ZeroHedge: FEMA Conducting Pandemic Drills Amidst Ebola Crisis

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Brandon Turbeville via Alt-Market blog, In yet another curious coincidence surrounding the recent Ebola crisis, it appears that FEMA has been preparing for the appearance of a pandemic of deadly disease in the near future all along. As […]