zerohedge.com / By Luke Eastwood / 11/23/2014 11:35
Much has been made of the decision by the Japanese government to inject another $700 billion into their ailing economy. While some may see this as an earnest attempt to save Japan from further stagnation and deflation, even some of the mainstream media (e.g. Bloomberg) are questioning […]
NPC Newsstand with Out-of-Town Papers, Washington DC 1925
theautomaticearth.com / by Raúl Ilargi Meijer / November 22, 2014
“If China does decelerate well below 7% in 2015, an oil price target in the $30 to $40 range is completely realistic.”
• Cheap Oil May Be A Sign Of Bigger Problems (MarketWatch)
While there is […]
tfmetalsreport.com / By Turd Ferguson / November 20, 2014
Our pal, Koos Jansen, sent over this link earlier today. With the vote on the Swiss Gold Initiative looming on the 30th of this month, it’s quite interesting to see how the discussion is being framed in Europe.
This clip is only seven […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/20/2014 20:54
First the Japanese central bank proceeds to monetize all new debt issuance and is on route to holding 50% of all 10 Year bond equivalents within 2 years, sending the Yen year plummeting to 7 years lows daily, and then – just like Europe – Japan […]
armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / November 20, 2014
The more the economic conditions decline, the more abuse we see coming from those who work for the government in Greece. The Greek police send in battalions to hunt people they suspect may organize the people. This is not something that the public will […]
gata.org / By A. Ananthalakshmi / 2014-11-20 13:13
They must not yet have heard about the Bank for International Settlements and the Exchange Stabilization Fund.
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By A. Ananthalakshmi Reuters Thursday, November 20, 2014
SINGAPORE — Some of the biggest price moves in gold since late October have, unusually, occurred in Asian hours […]
theautomaticearth.com / by Raúl Ilargi Meijer / November 19, 2014
I was reading this letter to his fund investors by Hugh Hendry, a very intelligent and probably slightly autistic fund manager I’ve liked a lot forever and a day and have written about quite a bit in the past, and it got me […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/19/2014 13:53
One of the more prevalent myths in recent weeks is that just because everyone who manages money hates Europe, which recently entered a triple-dip recession if one excludes the “contribution” to GDP from hookers and blow, then it must be a good buy. After all, the […]
mises.ca / by Patrick Barron / November 19th, 2014
From today’s Open Europe news summary:
In an interview with RTL, Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem admitted that the Dutch government looked at what would happen if plans to save the euro “didn’t succeed”. His predecessor Jan Kees de Jager added separately that the Netherlands […]
kingworldnews.com / November 18, 2014
Today KWN is putting out a special piece which features two remarkable charts revealing the greatest opportunity in the war in the gold and silver markets. These are charts that the big banks follow closely, as well as big money and savvy professionals. David P. out of Europe sent […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 11/18/2014 11:07
So far the ECB’s attempts to stimulate the Eurozone economy with relentless jawboning have been a failure as absent the GDP boost from “drugs and prostitution”, Europe would be in a triple-dip recession by now. Furthermore, while its recent foray into covered bond purchases is commendable, the […]
globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / November 17, 2014
Eurozone Breakup Coming
Telegraph writer Jeremy Warner moans Soon, There Won’t be a Europe to be Part Of.
“It’s not a question of in or out, but of whether Britain can avoid the flames of destruction,” says Warner.
On that I certainly agree. In general, Warner […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/17/2014 12:16
JPMorgan Cazenove’s global equity strategy group has decided enough is enough – the underperformance of the Eurozone is getting stretched (they note), and are upgrading Euro equity allocations to Overweight at the expense of an Underweight in US stocks. Here are the fives reasons why they made […]
shtfplan.com / November 15th, 2014
This article was originally published at Washington’s Blog.
You Know Inequality Is Bad … But You Don’t Know HOW Bad
We’ve gotten to the overlord and serf level.
Gini Graham Scott writes:
Today, as the rich get richer and the poor get poorer, it seems we are approach[ing] a […]
armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / November 16, 2014
The FDIC Insurance was raised from $100,000 to $250,000 in this last crisis in the USA. Sorry old habit. I should also state, that the major banking crisis is in Europe – NOT the USA. However, the crisis we will face is created by the REPO […]
financialsense.com / by CHRISTOPHER QUIGLEY / 11/14/2014
Since October 24th, the German newspaper Der Spiegel has been running a fascinating series of essays on the unfolding economic crisis in Europe.
The scope and detail of the series has caused a bit of an online stir since this bastion of German mainstream journalism painted a […]
gold-eagle.com / by John Ing / November 14, 2014
Winter is coming. Drilling deeper into the record market levels, the US is unlikely to fully escape the global headwinds. Namely, in the past six months, the world’s major currencies have fallen more than ten percent against the dollar in a stealth currency war driven by […]
Dorothea Lange Farm family fleeing OK drought for CA, car broken down, abandoned Aug 1936
theautomaticearth.com / by Raúl Ilargi Meijer / November 14, 2014
That says quite something, that title. And it’s probably not entirely true, it’s just that I can’t think of any others. And also, I’m in Europe myself right now, […]
blog.milesfranklin.com / Andrew Hoffman / November 13th, 2014
Today’s theme is the “conflict of interest” marring essentially every aspect of the political, economic and financial world – but decidedlynot Miles Franklin, and certainly not the Miles Franklin Blog. I’ll get to the latter shortly; but first Yes, just a week after the U.S. warned the […]