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Category Archives: Trade Wars

SHTFplan: The Fourth Turning and War of the Worlds

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. This article was originally published by James Quinn at The Burning Platform “In retrospect, the spark might seem as ominous as a financial crash, as ordinary as a national election, or as trivial as a Tea Party. The catalyst will unfold according to a basic Crisis dynamic […]

We Are Witnessing Unusual Stock Market Behavior That Is Unlike Anything That We Have Seen Since 2008

This report was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse We have not seen Wall Street this jumpy since just before the great financial crisis of 2008. As I have explained so many times before, when the waters are calm and there is low volatility, markets tend to go up. And when the […]

Why Are Investors Pulling Money Out Of Global Stock Funds At The Fastest Pace Since The Last Financial Crisis?

This report was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse We haven’t seen anything like this since the financial crisis of 2008. Investors are taking money out of global stock funds at a pace that we haven’t seen in 10 years, and many believe that this is a harbinger of tough times ahead. […]

Leaked Note From Chinese Think Tank Warns Of ‘Potential Financial Panic’

As trade tensions continue to skyrocket and markets around the globe are affected, a Chinese government-backed think tank had a memo leaked warning of potential financial panic. China, the world’s second-largest economy, sees the rising tensions as a cause for concern. Political elitists don’t care about the effects of their policies on the masses, as […]

Rickards Warns “Prepare For A Chinese Maxi-Devaluation”

Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, China is a relatively open economy; therefore it is subject to the impossible trinity. China has also been attempting to do the impossible in recent years with predictable results. Beginning in 2008 China pegged its exchange rate to the U.S. dollar. China also had an open capital […]

Gold Reset To $10,000/oz Coming “By January 1, 2018” – Rickards

Gold Reset To $10,000/oz Coming “By January 1, 2018” – Rickards – Trump could be planning a radical “reboot” of the U.S. dollar– Currency reboot will see leading nations devalue their currencies against gold– New gold price would be nearly 8 times higher at $10,000/oz– Price based on mass exit of foreign governments and investors from […]

Trump Warns Xi: Trade War With China Begins Monday

As if there weren’t enough geopolitical and social stress points in the world to fill a lifetime of “sleepy, vacationy” Augusts, late on Friday night President Trump spoke to Chinese President Xi Jinping and told him that he’s preparing to order an investigation into Chinese trade practices next week, according to NBC. Politico confirms that […]

Trump “Overrules” Cabinet, Prepares To Unleash Global Trade War

While one of Trump’s recurring campaign promises was that he would “punish” China and other key US trade counterparties if elected, for taking advantage of free-trade by imposing steep tariffs and duties on foreign imports to “level the playing field”, the President’s stance changed drastically after the election, U-turning following his amicable meeting with China’s […]

Mexican Industrial Production Crashes In April

Delayed blowback from Trump? Mexico’s Industrial Production crashed 4.4% in April – the biggest drop since Oct 2009 – with manufacturing dropping 1.7% after surging 8.5% in March.   However, Manufacturing was not the worst of it as Mining plunged 9.6% YoY, Utilities declined 3.0%, and Construction tumbling 6.5%. Whether it is the recent surge […]

And The Worst-Performing Currency Since Trump’s Election Is…

Putting aside the hyperinflationary collapse of Venezuela’s black market Bolivar, the Mexican Peso continues to languish since Donald Trump was elected President in Nov 2016 as trade wars and border wall discussion weigh the currency down. As Bloomberg notes, the Mexican peso’s more than 15% rally since Donald Trump took his oath of office and softened […]