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Brexit Deal “Sufficient Progress” Made: Divorce Talk Round Two Begins

themaven.net / by Mike Mish Shedlock / December 8, 2017 UK Prime Minister Theresa May caved in on enough things allowing the EU negotiators to proclaim “Sufficient Progress”. “Sufficient Progress” Declared Brexit: European Commission recommends sufficient progress to the European Council (Article 50) https://t.co/7YJLdK4auy #euco #Brexit — European Commission (@EU_Commission) December 8, 2017 READ MORE The […]

Bailins Coming In EU – 114 Italian Banks Have NP Loans Exceeding Tangible Assets

goldcore.com / By jan skoyles / December 5, 2017 Bailins Coming In EU – 114 Italian Banks Have NP Loans Exceeding Tangible Assets – Italy opposes ECB proposal that holds banks to firm deadlines for writing down bad loans – Italy’s banks weighed down under €318bn of bad loans – New ECB rules could ‘derail’ any recovery in […]

Putin Blamed For Poland’s Bust-Up With Brussels

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 20, 2017 Russia-gate blame-scaping is accelerating across Europe… and now it is being embraced by none other than European Council President Donald Tusk. *** In what is an unprecedented attack by an EU leader on a member state’s sitting government, Bloomberg reports that Tusk explicitly suggests the ruling Law & Justice party is merely […]

Gold Price Hits 5-Month Aussie High as No.2 Mine Output Forecast to Halve in 40 Years

financialsense.com / ADRIAN ASH / 11/17/2017 Gold price gains of 0.5% from last Friday’s finish held firm in London trade today as world stock markets recovered more of this week’s drop and commodities also rallied after falling from their recent multi-year highs. Gold held at $1282, some $5 per ounce below Wednesday’s attempt at 4-week highs versus the […]

The EU’s Biggest Standing Armies

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Nov 16, 2017 As we detailed previously, the foreign and defense secretaries of 23 EU countries (out of 28 in total) agreed on Monday to take further steps towards forming a European defense force. Five countries opted out: The United Kingdom (that’s is leaving the EU), Denmark, Ireland, Portugal and Malta. The defense […]

Here’s what real US-Russian collusion looks like

jonrappoport.wordpress.com / by Jon Rappoport /  Nov 15, 2017 The late great author and researcher, Antony Sutton (1925-2002), labored for many years to unearth US-Russian collusion at the highest levels. That’s why Sutton was censored by mainstream news and academic institutions. The Best Enemy Money Can Buy (1986), and his three-volume classic, Western Technology and Soviet Economic Development, published […]

The EU Just Did the Big Banks a Massive Favor

wolfstreet.com / by Don Quijones / Oct 25, 2017  The European Union’s executive arm, the European Commission, made a lot of bank executives very happy this Tuesday by abandoning its multi-year pledge to break-up too-big-to-fail lenders. Despite the huge risk they still pose to Europe’s rickety financial system, big European banks like Deutsche Bank, BNP Paribas, ING, and Santander can […]

The productivity myth

goldmoney.com / By Alasdair Macleod / October 19, 2017 Every now and then, there’s a rash of commentary on national productivity. And for the British, productivity is all part of the Brexit angst, with the OECD, the Treasury, the Bank of England and Remainers all saying the average Brit’s poor productivity just goes to show how much they […]

Has the OECD Been Told to Put Out Fake Opinions?

armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / Oct 21, 2017 They just don’t give up. Now the OECD is coming out telling Britain to have a new referendum and stay in the EU. They claim, without any evidence to back up one work, that they “believe” it will have a positive impact on the British economy. One really has […]

US Increases Pressure on Iran and Hezbollah – To What End?

21stcenturywire.com / BY 21WIRE / OCTOBER 16, 2017  Elijah J. Magnier The US has raised the level of tension with Iran without taking any concrete steps to pull out of the Iranian nuclear deal. The reason why Trump is expected to limit himself to verbal abuse and continue threatening hostile measures against Tehran without executing them is […]