Silver For The People

Silver Stackers Can End The Silver Manipulation And Stop The Criminal Banksters

Donate Via Paypal

Revolver Maps

Emergency Essentials/BePrepared
Emergency Essentials/BePrepared


Boxed Water Kit

Donate Via Paypal

First Briton pleads guilty to Libor rigging / By Katherine Rushton, The Telegraph, London / 2014-08-19

By Katherine Rushton The Telegraph, London Monday, August 18, 2014

Paul Robson, a former trader at Rabobank, has become the first Briton to plead guilty to being part of the worldwide conspiracy to rig the Libor interest benchmark.

The [...]

Hidden Financial Bombs: Margin Calls Hit Hedge Funds Speculating in Freddie/Fannie Bonds With High Repo Leverage / by David Stockman / August 11, 2014

Markets are more dangerous than ever before because six years of radical financial repression by the central banks have planted booby-traps everywhere. Ground zero consists of massive and reckless speculation in newly invented “structured finance” products which were designed to quench the market’s insatiable [...]

“Reprehensible” Lloyds Bank Agrees To $105 Million Wristslap For Manipulating Libor / by Tyler Durden / 07/28/2014 09:04 -0400

That will teach them! Having received full credit for for co-operation and suspending some individuals, Lloyds Bank has been fined by the CFTC the staggeringly wrist-slap-like sum of $105 million for the “manipulation, attempted manipulation, and false reporting of Libor.” Total fines will amount to [...]

Time for change in the London bullion market / By Alasdair Macleod / 08 July 2014

The London bullion market is an over-the-counter unregulated market and has had this status since the mid-1980s. The disadvantage of an OTC market being unregulated is that change often ends up being driven by a cartel of members promoting their own vested interests. [...]

On Drip, Rake and Big Swinging Dicks / BY BRUCE KRASTING / SUNDAY, MAY 25, 2014

Years ago, when I was a Wall Street banker, there was a ton of pressure to make money TODAY. If you made money today (the calendar year) you got a big bonus, you got a raise and promotion and more capital allocated to what you [...]

Chinese Checkers with Gold Prices / By: John Browne / April 10, 2014

For decades many of us in the hard money world have speculated that cloak and dagger activity by large financial interests has played a large role in determining performance in the gold market. The focus of this alleged manipulation is believed to be in the London [...]

Can The Deniers Deny This? / By Turd Ferguson / April 4, 2014 at 12:04 pm

With expectations having been raised so high for today’s BLSBS, it was no surprise that the number “disappointed”. Anticipating this, late yesterday we suggested one of two possible outcomes. Lo and behold, we got both!

Again, what continues to amaze me is the [...]

Of Course the Markets Are Rigged / By Bill Holter / April 2nd, 2014

The buzz yesterday was all about the book by Michael Lewis, Flash Boys: A Wall Streetrevolt. I first heard the headline on 60 minutes “The Markets are rigged” and my blood started pumping. I thought to myself, wow, they’re finally telling the truth? What has [...]

The FED has no Integrity / truthing / April 2, 2014 at 10:45

The gold price is driven down in the paper futures market by naked short selling by the Fed’s dependent bullion banks. Some people have a hard time accepting this fact even though it is known that the big banks have manipulated the LIBOR (London Interbank Overnight [...]

Game Is Rigged, Trust Is Waning, Gold Is Gaining / By Nick Hodge / March 19, 2014

Is the game rigged?

Of course the game is rigged.

If you didn’t learn that with derivatives and sub-prime… and the subsequent bailouts… you should’ve learned it with LIBOR or the rigging of FOREX or the laundering of money by HSBC or the admission by Andrew [...]

The Most Dishonest Number in the World: LIBOR / By William K Black, PhD / March 18, 2014

The FDIC has sued 16 of the largest banks in the world plus the British Bankers Association (BBA) alleging that they engaged in fraud and collusion to manipulate the London Inter-bank Offered Rate (LIBOR). BBA called LIBOR “The most important number in the world.”


Bank Of England Restructures After FX Probe But Not Responsible “For Hunting For Rigging Of Markets” / by Tyler Durden on 03/11/2014 12:39 -0400

“We can’t come out of this with a shadow of doubt about the integrity of the Bank of England,”Governor Mark Carney told MPs this morning on the heels of the report, as we noted here, that found no collusion by the bank to manipulate FX [...]

New From Sprott: “Don’t Miss This Golden Opportunity” / By Turd Ferguson / February 26, 2014 at 1:38 pm

For February’s issue of Markets at a Glance, Eric Sprott discusses BaFin’s statement that precious metals prices were manipulated worse than LIBOR. He breaks it down how obvious the manipulation has been in physical gold markets in 2013, where demand far exceeded mine [...]

Don’t Miss this Golden Opportunity! / Eric Sprott / February 26, 2014

Gold declined from $1,900 in September 2011 to $1,188 on December, 19, 2013. Silver declined from $48.50 to $18.50 over approximately the same time frame. Precious metal equities declined by approximately 70% over this period.1 This move down played out exactly as was scripted. However, let us [...]

Finally taking financial crime seriously. / Rowan Bosworth-Davies / FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2014

Three former Barclays employees have been charged over the alleged manipulation of Libor benchmark interest rates. The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) named them as Peter Charles Johnson, Jonathan James Mathew and Stylianos Contouglas. The men are accused of conspiracy to defraud between 2005 and 2007 and [...]

Fed knew about Libor rigging in 2008 but did nothing / By Katherine Rushton / 2014-02-22

The US Federal Reserve knew about Libor rigging three years before the financial scandal exploded but did not take any firm action, documents have revealed.

According to newly published transcripts of the central bank’s meetings in the run-up to and immediate aftermath of the collapse of Lehman [...]

Look over your shoulder, banker man / by Jon Rappoport / February 20, 2014

“seventh banker to die recently under mysterious circumstances…”

look over your shoulder, banker man

they’re coming

what do you know, banker man,

about a missing trillion dollars

flown away

about Libor

about the other set of books

about big-time politicians who are in on [...]

Celente – It’s Raining Bankers To Protect The US Dominance / February 18, 2014

Today the top trends forecaster in the world told King World News that there may in fact be over 20 dead bankers at this point, rather than the 7 that are being reported, and all of this is happening in order to protect US world dominance. Below [...]

Following a Wave of Banker Suicides, 3 Former Barclays Bankers Now Charged in LIBOR Scandal / Melissa Melton / February 17th, 2014

Three former Barclays bank employees have now been charged with “conspiracy to defraud” in the continuing Libor scandal, bringing the total to 13 people charged in America and the U.K. It has been reported that three ex-ICAP brokers are next on the list for [...]

Never Mind the Yield – Feel the Sentiment ! / By argentus maximus / February 16, 2014 at 2:31 pm

Scenario: Asset A and asset B were trading at 50 last week. Today asset A is priced at 100 and asset B is priced at 25.

Question: Which one would you buy?

Answer: for the short term buy A, but for the longer [...]

Death of Money 2014: Debt Bubble Changes Everything… / By Brittany Stepniak / 2014-02-06

Stock Bubble? Demand Physical Metals

There’s been some big news in the headlines this week:

The Market Tanks!

If You Think Our National Debt Is a Problem Now, Just Wait

German Legislator Seeks Repatriation Of All The Bundesbank’s Gold

Are Major Bank Runs in Our Near Future?


Price Manipulation Awareness May Keep the Mainstream Away / Dr. Jeffrey Lewis / Jan 30, 2014

If the new-found mainstream awareness of price manipulation of precious metals is embraced with anything close to the impact of LIBOR and similar scandals, the news may ultimately be a sweet sorrow.

The Financial Times is a long time staunch defender of the status quo [...]

Paper Asset Ponzi Scheme Revealed / By Nick Hodge / 2014-01-29

Let the Market Run Its Course…

Our view of the markets here is no secret.

Since early 2009, the Dow Jones and S&P 500 are up more than 140% — the fastest such rise in history.

But none of the problems have been fixed [...]

Fallout Already Starting From Investigations Into London Gold And Silver Market Price Manipulations / By Patrick A Heller on January 22, 2014 5:14 PM

With all the investigations into market rigging in the mortgage markets, LIBOR interest rate market, and foreign currency exchange trading, it should come as no surprise that official investigations have started into the manipulation of the London market gold and silver price [...]

Worse Than Libor Rigging / Andrew Hoffman / January 22nd, 2014

Yesterday, I spoke of how football playoff tickets are selling for incredibly low prices; here in Denver, at lower prices than opening day. Unlike mainstream retail chains like Best Buy, Sears and Macy’s, the people that typically buy expensive playoff tickets have above average incomes and savings; [...]

Top German Regulator Says Currency and Precious Metal Rigging ‘Worse Than LIBOR’ / Jesse / 16 JANUARY 2014

The ‘free markets’ are permeated by frauds, many of them perpetrated by the Banks, which affect the price of transactions in liquid markets.

What a surprise.

Did someone forget to offer Frau Koenig a post-government job in Private Equity?

In fairness, I can definitely see this managed [...]

Precious Metals Manipulation Worse Than Libor Scandal, German Regulator Says / by Tyler Durden on 01/16/2014 14:29 -0500

Remember when banks were exposed manipulating virtually everything except precious metals, because obviously nobody ever manipulates the price of gold and silver? After all, the biggest “conspiracy theory” of all is that crazy gold bugs blame every move against them on some vile manipulator. It [...]

Mapping Li(e)borgate – Presenting The Octopus In The Libor-Rigging Scandal / by Tyler Durden on 01/15/2014 21:21 -0500

The Libor manipulation scandal has, as WSJ reports, ensnared at least 17 financial institutions and 22 individuals in a wide-ranging investigation spanning 11 countries and four continents. So far, it has netted at least $5 billion in penalties, with more on the way. The Wall [...]

Lies, Damned Lies, And Banks: Deutsche Bank’s Whitewash Of “Senior Management” / By Wolf Richter / JANUARY 13, 2014 AT 1:41AM

Germany has its own JP Morgan, the bank that could do no wrong and got bailed out by the Fed and the taxpayer while CEO Jamie Dimon walked on water with a nimbus floating above his head, at least in the eyes of regulators [...]

David Stockman – “2014 Is The Year Of The End Game” / January 10, 2014

Today David Stockman surprised King World News when he warned, “2014 is the year of the end game.” Stockman also warned about the enormous danger of the Fed’s continued interventions in major markets. KWN takes Stockman’s warning very seriously because he is the man former President Reagan [...]