news.goldseek.com / By: Jim Willie CB, GoldenJackass.com / 25 October 2016
The Western central bank franchise system is totally broken, totally insolvent, and totally corrupt. It invites the Gold Standard return. The entire financial system is built upon a debt-based monetary system. The debt saturation process has run its full course. The central bank heads […]
kingworldnews.com / October 24, 2016
As we kick off the final week of trading in October, today James Turk told King World News silver will skyrocket from its huge multi-decade base and “mammoth cup & handle.”
James Turk: “It looks like the central banks have everything pretty well buttoned down, Eric. Many markets are stuck […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 10/21/2016
Thoughts from our recent podcast interview with Don Coxe, “World Awash in Crises – Get Prepared,” which can be listened to in full on the Newshour podcast page here or on iTunes here.
Power Shifting to Central Banks
Instead of a single nation or region holding sway, perception has […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning / October 20, 2016
The Shanghai Accord in its simplest form is a weaker dollar, a weaker dollar for imported inflation, a weaker dollar to stimulate U.S. exports (as noted previously here). It was a way for China to cheapen their currency without breaking the peg […]
news.goldseek.com / By: Arkadiusz Sieron / 21 October 2016
To properly understand helicopter money and its potential effects for the gold market, it is necessary to analyze differences between it and quantitative easing. In some senses, both tools are similar as they support the government budget. Some analysts even call quantitative easing in ‘helicopter money […]
wolfstreet.com / by Wolf Richter • October 20, 2016
These US Markets Have Cracked, and the Cracks are Spreading
“There’s enormous risk in public markets because that’s the one that central banks have distorted to the greatest extent,” El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz SE, told Bloomberg TV, in reference to stock and bond […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by anthonysanders17 • October 20, 2016
There seems to be an inability of Central Banks to generate inflation. Take Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank.
This morning, ECB head honcho “Super” Mario Draghi pulled a Captain Obvious press conference.
(Bloomberg) — Mario Draghi signaled the European Central Bank probably won’t stop […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 20, 2016
Outspoken Bank of England economist Andy Haldane has dropped some uncomfortable truth bombs in his latest working paper about the (in)effectivess of QE.
In the past decade or so, a number of central banks have purchased assets financed by the creation of central […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 19, 2016 12:15 PM
In the latest Fund Managers’ Survey release by Bank of America this week, there was an overarching agreement on what Wall Street’s “smart money” believes will be the biggest drive of equity prices in the next 6 months. The answer, as shown in the […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 19, 2016
When we previewed the historic, first ever, international Saudi bond offering in three, 5Y, 10Y and 30Y parts, whose totla size was expected to range between $10 and $15 billion, we said “we anticipate there to be substantial demand and the issue to be massively […]
gainspainscapital.com / Graham Summers / October 19, 2016
The Central Banks are going to go absolutely nuclear within the next 18 months.
In the last few weeks we’ve seen the Bank of Japan, the Bank of England, the European Central, and the US Federal Reserve all push for fiscal stimulus instead of monetary stimulus.
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 18, 2016 4:54 PM
One month ago, when we last looked at the Fed’s update of Treasuries held in custody, we noted something troubling: the number dropped sharply, declining by over $27.5 billion in one week, the biggest weekly drop since January 2015, pushing the total amount […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Jim Wyckoff / October 17, 2016
(Kitco News) – World bond markets are seeing keener selling interest to start the trading week, led by U.K. gilts, which in turn have been pressured by a weakening British pound. There are growing concerns about the world’s major central banks starting to tighten their monetary […]
goldswitzerland.com / By Egon von Greyerz / October 14th, 2016
The selling of gold we saw last week was another desperate attack by the BIS and some central banks, together with the bullion banks, to manipulate the gold market lower. We saw over 40% of annual production of gold being sold last week which is […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 13, 2016 1:14 PM
With the long-end of not only the US Treasury Curve but across the globe, the key topic for discussion among rates strategists at a time when we have seen some brisk curve steepening on expectations that central banks around the globe have decided […]
mises.org / Ryan McMaken / October 13, 2016
The media has again begun focusing on the fact that most Americans surveyed have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts. On Sunday, USAToday reported on “America’s spend-first mentality” and last week, CNBC suggested that 34% of Americans “have no savings at all.”
The statistic that […]
goldcore.com / By Stephen Flood / October 13, 2016
Sell Gold Now – A Note from GoldCore CEO Stephen Flood
It has never been more important to own gold as part of a diversified portfolio. The form your gold investment takes is just as important as owning it in the first place. ETFs and […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Diane Alter via Money Morning / October 11, 2016
Global central banks continue to tout the positive outcomes of negative interest rates, but investors should not be fooled. Negative interest rates are a massive failure.
Fortunately for investors, Money Morning Global Credit Strategist Michael Lewitt has found a way to profit from […]
acting-man.com / Natalie Vein / October 12, 2016
Natalie Vein of BFI speaks with Doug Casey
Our friend Natalie Vein recently had the opportunity to conduct an extensive interview with Doug Casey for BFI, the parent company of Global Gold. Based on his decades-long experience in investing and his many travels, he shares his views […]
gata.org / By Matt Clinch and Geoff Cutmore via CNBC, New York / October 10, 2016
“There are no markets anymore, just interventions.”
“The problem with central banking has been mainly the old problem of power — it corrupts.
“Central bankers are supposed to be more capable of restraint than ordinary politicians, and maybe some […]
gainspainscapital.com / Phoenix Capital Research / October 10, 2016
Let’s take a step back and look at the big picture for stocks today.
After QE 3 ended in October 2014, the S&P 500 traded within a large range between 2100 and 1900 for two years.
This range was broken in mid-2016 when […]
charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / THURSDAY, OCTOBER 06, 2016
Central bank market intervention doesn’t extinguish risk–it simply transfers it to the system itself. The unspoken claim of central bank policy is that risk can be extinguished by intervention/manipulation: once the Fed has your back, i.e. is supporting the market, risk disappears, and the […]
kingworldnews.com / October 06, 2016
On the heels of another plunge in the gold and silver markets, London metals trader and whistleblower Andrew Maguire told King World News this gold takedown is about to backfire violently on Western Central Banks.
Andrew Maguire: “Looking at the physical flows and the aggressive commercial short covering into leveraged […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Cameron Saucier via Money Morning / October 5, 2016
Despite being the fourth-largest bank in Europe with over $2 trillion in assets, Deutsche Bank’s (NYSE: DB) collapse is a huge possibility.
It simply doesn’t have the free cash flow necessary to pay the $5.4 billion Department of Justice settlement issued on Sept. […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 6, 2016
Last week, using a presentation sent to clients several months ago, we showed Bridgewater’s calculations detailing how much time central banks have left under current and expanded formats of QE, before they hit their limit. In a slide titled “Central banks will reach their limits”, […]