goldcore.com / By Mark O’Byrne / May 25, 2015
– China’s new gold fund – 60 countries to develop gold mining projects – Allow member central banks to have easier access to gold – Gold to be traded on increasingly important Shanghai Gold Exchange – Another important step in making yuan reserve currency – […]
investmentresearchdynamics.com / By Dave Kranzler / May 23, 2015
China has set up a gold sector fund that will help facilitate gold purchases by Central Banks in the countries which are part of China’s new Silk Road development project. The fund is expected to raise 100 billion yuan ($16 billion) to invest in physical gold […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/24/2015 19:10
Interestingly, Amazon’s list of best sellers in the “monetary policy” category is a veritable parade of anti-Fed and anti-central bank books.
Having not read all of them, I certainly can’t endorse all of them, and many of them surely contain questionable economics and fanciful claims about central […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/21/2015 15:46
If sometime it feels like central banks have “have your back” when trading stocks every single day since the collapse of Lehman, you are wrong. They only have your back every third day, because according to Bank of America there have been a ridiculous 572 rate […]
davidstockmanscontracorner.com / By James Montier at GMO.com / May 19, 2015
It seems one can hardly open a financial newspaper or read a blog these days without tripping over some academic-cum-central banker talking about the once arcane notion of the equilibrium real interest rate. Bernanke chose exactly that subject to inaugurate his blog. According to […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/19/2015 13:54
As GMO’s James Montier says in his latest white paper today “it seems one can hardly open a financial newspaper or read a blog these days without tripping over some academic-cum-central banker talking about the once arcane notion of the equilibrium real interest rate.”
Sure enough, it […]
acting-man.com / By Pater Tenebrarum / May 18, 2015
Another Keynesian Voodoo Economist Wants to See Cash Abolished
We have a few more bad news and for a change also some good news with respect to the ongoing attempt to prepare the ground for a ban of cash currency. By now everybody should know how […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 05/19/2015 09:44
Remember when news, fundamentals, ungoalseeked “data”, and even math, mattered? Since it is becoming increasingly hazy, here is Bloomberg’s Richard Breslow waxing nostalgic over the good old days.
Cui Bono, by Richard Breslow
The bad news is that we are investing in a world where Graham […]
gata.org / By CHRIS POWELL / 2015-05-19 12:51
Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:
In the latest edition of his newsletter, Strategic Intelligence, James G. Rickards elaborates on a point often made by your secretary/treasurer, as last week in an interview with Dave Kranzler and Rory Hall on their “Shadow of Truth” program:
kingworldnews.com / May 19, 2015
As people continue to digest breaking news out of Greece and around the world, the Godfather of newsletter writers, 90-year-old Richard Russell, warned that the elite are panicking out of fiat money and into hard assets as central banks are now on the verge of losing the Gold War.
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 05/18/2015 09:15 -0400
Gold topped $1230 this morning – breaking to 3-month highs and up over 4% year-to-date – up 5 days in a row for the best run in 4 months. The surge comes causally or correlatedly coincidental with China’s explicit shift into extraordinary measures (LTROs) but, […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 05/15/2015 14:09
Following the great financial crisis in which capitalism was almost wiped out due to too much debt, a funny thing happened on the path to recovery (paved with some $57 trillion in even more debt) – Quantiative Easing, that deus ex conceived by central bankers as the […]
johngaltfla.com / May 12, 2015 05:50 ET
While the infomercial financial networks are continuing to try to convince investors that buying an iWatch is like having sex with a supermodel, there were more disturbing signals sent to investors from yesterday’s market action. The earlier stories about equity purchases on margin debt hitting an all time […]
shtfplan.com / by Mac Slavo / May 13th, 2015
It can be difficult to understand the repercussions that would follow a collapse of the global economy, stocks and debt markets. While we know a serious financial event is coming, determining how it will impact our lives and preparing an appropriate strategic plan to mitigate the […]
wallstreetonparade.com / By Pam Martens: May 13, 2015
The Federal Reserve Building in Washington, D.C.
There has been a seismic shift in thinking among global investors when it comes to sovereign debt and it’s not about what you’re reading in the business press.
In the past three weeks, yields have spiked on sovereign debt […]
charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / TUESDAY, MAY 12, 2015
Those who are confident the central banks can print unlimited money may find there are political and financial consequences to such extremes that cannot be foreseen.
The central problem with central banks is their mandate now includes propping up all asset markets globally. Back […]
goldsilverworlds.com / Gary Christenson / May 12, 2015
I recently published an article projecting possible prices for gold in the year 2020 based on the S&P 500 Index and the ever increasing population adjusted US national debt. I assumed three scenarios and three different gold projections. Time will tell regarding gold prices, but […]
kingworldnews.com / May 12, 2015
With continued volatility in global markets, today one of the greats in the business sent King World News a powerful piece about the global bond market rout, China, central banks losing control and Jim Rogers warning about manias. He also discussed what is happening in the metals and currency markets.