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Wall Street banks push back on launch of bitcoin futures

gata.org / By Philip StaffordFinancial Times, London / December 7, 2017 The world’s largest banks are pushing back on the introduction of bitcoin futures, raising concerns with U.S. regulators that the financial system is ill-prepared for the launch of the contracts as the value of the volatile cryptocurrency has soared. The price of bitcoin has risen […]

Debt, Taxes, Growth And The GOP Con Job

davidstockmanscontracorner.com / By David Stockman / November 30th, 2017 During more than four decades in Washington and on Wall Street it is quite possible that we never picked up any useful skills. But along the way we did unavoidably acquire what amounts to a survival tool in those fair precincts—-namely, a nose for the con job. And what a doozy we […]

The Bitcoin Bubble Explained in 4 Charts

news.goldseek.com / By Jake Weber / Wednesday, 22 November 2017 Cryptocurrencies have surely been the best-performing asset class of 2017. The crown jewel of the crypto world Bitcoin has run up over 604% year to date. But that pales in comparison to Ethereum’s 3,562% gain this year. Naturally, these sorts of monstrous returns in such a short […]

The Yield Curve Has Not Been This Flat In 10 Years, And Many Believe This Is A Sign That A Recession Is Imminent

theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / November 19th, 2017 Whenever we see an inverted yield curve, a recession almost always follows, and that is why many analysts are deeply concerned that the yield curve is currently the flattest that it has been in about a decade.  In other words, according to one of the most reliable […]

Venezuela Defaults On A Debt Payment – Is This The First Domino To Fall?

Did you know that Venezuela just went into default?  This should be an absolutely enormous story, but the mainstream media is being very quiet about it.  Wall Street and other major financial centers around the globe could potentially be facing hundreds of millions of dollars in losses, and the ripple effects could be felt for […]

This Is What A Pre-Crash Market Looks Like

This report was originally published by Michael Snyder at The Economic Collapse The only other times in our history when stock prices have been this high relative to earnings, a horrifying stock market crash has always followed. Will things be different for us this time? We shall see, but without a doubt this is what […]

The Dow Falls By Triple Digits As Anxiety Over The Senate Tax Plan Grows

It is becoming quite clear that even if Congress passes a tax reform bill in 2017 that it won’t actually be that significant.  On Thursday, anxiety about the Senate’s version of the bill pushed the Dow down more than a hundred points, and that was the biggest decline that we have seen in two months.  […]

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – The Court of the Dragon

jessescrossroadscafe.blogspot.com / 08 NOVEMBER 2017 “The whore and gambler, by the state Licensed, build that nation’s fate. The harlot’s cry from street to street Shall weave old England’s winding-sheet. The winner’s shout, the loser’s curse, Dance before dead England’s hearse. Every night and every morn Some to misery are born, Every morn and every night Some […]

Stock and Awe, Bears in Bondage

news.goldseek.com / By David Haggith / 7 November 2017  The Trump Rally pushed ahead relentlessly through a summer full of high omens and great disasters, all which it swatted off like flies. Even so, all was not perfect in the market as nerves began to jitter midsummer beneath the surface even among the most longtime bulls. Wall Street’s fear […]

Pickup Sales Boom, Cars get crushed, Tesla Deliveries Plunge

wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter / Nov 1, 2017 Carmageddon for Tesla, Fiat Chrysler, Hyundai, and Kia. Tesla had its worst quarter ever, which means something. It reported today that it lost $671 million on $2.98 billion in revenues. In the three quarters this year, it lost $1.47 billion. The Model 3 isn’t happening in any appreciable numbers. Only a […]