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Category Archives: Southern Europe

Sharing Risks To Counter Germany’s Plans Seeing Target2 Collaterilazation With Gold Reserves

Marcello Minenna, a division head at the Italian securities regulator, emailed his plan to "Cure the Eurozone". Despite being quite soft (there will not be permanent transfers between Member States), the recent proposals of the European Commission to deepen integration in the economic and monetary union could meet the opposition of Germany as soon as […]

How Corporate Zombies Are Threatening The Eurozone Economy

The recovery in Eurozone growth has become part of the synchronised global growth narrative that most investors are relying on to deliver further gains in equities as we head into 2018. However, the “Zombification” of a chunk of the Eurozone’s corporate sector is not only a major unaddressed structural problem, but it’s getting worse, especially […]

Germany’s Delegation To Russia Signals That Merkel Is Looking For New Allies

By George Friedman of Mauldin Economics A delegation of executives from major German corporations recently met with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Such delegations are not unusual. Sometimes it is routine, sometimes a courtesy. But occasionally, it has significance. In the case of Russia-Germany relations, such meetings are always potentially significant. Germany’s Unsteady Relations Two relationships […]

Privatize The Public Monuments

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, When I was a student at the University of Colorado, I regularly walked by the Dalton Trumbo memorial fountain which was named after the communist Stalin-sympathizing novelist and screenwriter.  Once upon a time, the fountain had been simply known as "the fountain," but around 25 years ago, it was unnecessarily renamed after a […]

Jatras: “Isolated Trump Flails Helplessly, Bows To Irrational Policies On Russia & Europe Imposed By Congress”

Authored by James George Jatras via The Strategic Culture Foundation, President Donald Trump has signed the sanctions bill against Russia, North Korea, and Iran. With the near-unanimous, veto-proof margin by which the so-called «Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act» was passed by both the House and the Senate, Trump was in a lose-lose position. In […]

Gold Hedges Against Currency Devaluation and Cost Of Fuel, Food, Beer and Housing

Gold Hedges Against Currency Devaluation and Cost Of Fuel, Food, Beer and Housing  – Gold hedge against currency devaluation – cost of fuel, food, housing– True inflation figures reflect impact on household spending– Household items climbed by average 964%– Pint of beer sees biggest increase in basket of goods – rise of 2464%– Bread rises 836%, […]

Gold Prices See Seventh Day Of Gains After Terrorist Attack In London

Gold Prices See Seventh Day Of Gains After Terrorist Attack In London  – Gold prices higher seven days in row – best gains since Brexit– Gold spikes to three week high after terrorist attack in London– Global stocks fell yesterday after attack in London – Stocks resilient today and start day flat– Gold rallies 4.1% in recent days […]

Dijsselbloem Must Go, But That Solves Nothing

Authored by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog, If Southern Europeans were a race, say there were something like a Mediterranean race, Jeroen Dijsselbloem would definitely be a racist. Since there is not, the -demissionary- Dutch Finance Minister and -still- president of the Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers, escapes the label, albeit narrowly. […]

This Is The Beginning Of The End For The Euro

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. The long-anticipated collapse of the euro is here. When European Central Bank president Mario Draghi unveiled an open-ended quantitative easing program worth at least 60 billion euros a month on Thursday, stocks soared but the […]

17 Signs That A Full-Blown Economic Depression Is Raging In Southern Europe – Is The U.S. Next?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / March 14th, 2013  When you get into too much debt, eventually really bad things start to happen.  This is a very painful lesson that southern Europe is learning right now, and it is a lesson […]