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Category Archives: US Fed

Morgan Stanley: These Are The 5 Cs That Will Shape 2018

Morgan Stanley’s Chetan Ahya, global co-head of economics, who undeterred by Morgan Stanley’s dire credit outlook, is especially optimistic about the coming year, and in today’s Sunday Start writes that the bank’s key call for 2018 is that “the global cycle will stay stronger for longer” and explains that his constructive view is borne out […]

“Precarious” Debt Crisis “Could Reverberate Around The World”

Authored by Dambisa Moyo, published op-ed by The FT, Virtually every class of US debt — sovereign, corporate, unsecured household/personal, auto loans and student debt — is at record highs. Americans now owe $1tn in credit card debt, and a roughly equivalent amount of student loans and auto­loans which, like the subprime mortgage quality that […]

Markets Wrap: Stocks Flat In Quiet Session With US, UK And China Closed For Holiday

U.S. markets are closed for the Memorial Day holiday, and with UK and Chinese markets also closed for various holidays, it has been a quiet start to the week, with S&P futures essentially unchanged, trading at  2,415, up 0.06%, a new all time high. European stocks opened marginally lower in quiet trading but have since […]

The Very Strange State Of The Market

Authored by Lance Roberts via, Last week I reviewed Why This Market Reminds Me Of 1999: “While there is much hope the new President, and his newly minted cabinet, will “Make America Great Again,” there can be a huge difference between expectations and reality. And, like in 1999, there is just the simple realization that eventually […]

Shariah Gold Standard Is “Revolutionary” – Mark Mobius

Shariah Gold Standard Is “Revolutionary” Says Mark Mobius One of the world’s leading investors, Mark Mobius told a gold conference in Dubai that the new ‘Shariah Gold Standard’ is both “innovative and revolutionary” and importantly will bring “transparency” to the physical gold market which suffers from a lack of trust. Source: Bloomberg The executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets […]

An Upside Down World

Source: Doug Short / CHRIS PUPLAVA / 07/22/2016 Third Quarter Review Before the financial crisis erupted in the fall of 2008 the big four central banks of the world (US Fed, European Central Bank, Bank of Japan, and the Bank of England) had combined monetary reserves of roughly $3 trillion dollars. Fast forward to the present and […]

US Dollar May Go Past 100 Against Most Currencies, May Turn Into a Bubble in 1-2 years: Jim Rogers / The Economic Times / June 13, 2015 In an interview with ET Now, Jim Rogers, commodity expert, shares his views on the currency market. Edited excerpts: ET Now: What is your sense on the US dollar versus most currencies? Where do you see the currency market headed towards? Jim Rogers: I own the US dollar. It […]

The Next Capital Control: Banning The €500 Bill

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / By Tyler Durden / 04/09/2013 14:29 As SF Fed’s John Williams notes (here), cash is king, but the strange thing is that while credit/debit transactions rise exponentially, the cash in circulation is also rising at a rapid pace. So where […]

Breaking The Wall

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / By Miguel Perez-Santalla / January 29, 2013 ANYONE who knows me knows I am the type of person that sees the cup half full, writes Miguel Perez-Santalla, vice-president of business development at BullionVault’s New York office. I always […]

Silver’s Bullish ‘Golden Cross’; Morgan Stanley Like Silver In Q4 and 2013

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / October 2, 2012 Today’s AM fix was USD 1,778.50, EUR 1,377.19, and GBP 1,100.56 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,770.50, EUR 1,372.80 and GBP 1,096.01 per ounce. Silver is trading at $34.80/oz, €27.06/oz and £21.66/oz. Platinum […]