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Scratching Tires: Why Gold Could Tank!
Posted September 15, 2020 by Lior Gantz:Gold is currently trading for JUST UNDER $2,000/ounce and Wall Street firms have issued PRICE TARGETS of $2,500 and $3,000. But I want to also present the INVERSE...

Institutional Investors Are Following Warren Buffett Into Gold As Central Banks Panic
Posted September 13, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:Until recently, virtually no major investor has bought gold or gold stocks in quantity. But Warren Buffett broke the ice with his $600 million investment in Barrick...

Living And Dying By A Central Bank Sword
Posted September 10, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:In this second MAM Chat, Egon von Greyerz and Matthew Piepenburg swap thoughts on the seductive yet dangerous 2020 market melt-up. Not surprisingly, all...

There is No Pushback Against Endless Currency Spending
Posted September 9, 2020 by Never Had a Boss:The US economy was falling apart last fall and was saved by the coronavirus, which gave the elite the go-ahead to print at the rate of 35 trillion per annum during...

Researchers Find New Way for Criminals to Launder Money Using Bitcoin
Posted September 6, 2020 by Robert Stevens:Researchers at the Blockchain Research Lab in Hamburg have outlined a new way to launder money on the blockchain: “Exclusive mining.” Here’s how exclusive mining...

The NY Times Supported Stalin & Communism As the Way to the Future
Posted September 3, 2020 by Martin Armstrong:The New York Times cheered Stalin and constantly reported that this was the way to the future. Their top journalist, Walter Duranty (1884-1957), was their...

Sound Money Is Key to Defending Our Liberties
Posted September 2, 2020 by Thorsten Polleit:The sound-money principle has two aspects. It is affirmative in approving the market’s choice of a commonly used medium of exchange. It is negative in obstructing...

Where Will The World’s Next Giant Gold Discovery Be Made?
Posted August 31, 2020 by Rick Sonenshein:With gold trading at an all-time high, and legendary investor Warren Buffet backing the precious metal for the first time, it’s definitely time to consider where the next...

The U.S. Dollar Collapse Is Greatly Exaggerated
Posted August 30, 2020 by Daniel Lacalle:The US Dollar Index has lost 10% from its March highs and many press comments have started to speculate about the likely collapse of the US Dollar as world reserve...

Science is NOT about Consensus
Posted August 26, 2020 by Jeff Harris:Please, stick to the facts and don’t dare lecture me about the “consensus” and here’s why. Maybe you’ve heard of Ignaz Semmelweis, an Austrian-Hungarian obstetrici...

Schwab Strategist Just Issued Major Warning On The Stock Market
Posted August 24, 2020 by King World News:With the S&P 500 and NASDAQ hitting all-time highs and the Dow trading well above 28,000, Schwab’s top strategist Liz Ann Sonders just issued this major warning on...

Elites Are Now Moving Aggressively To Eliminate Cash
Posted August 20, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod:Fiat currencies are failing — let’s try something different. This seems to be the logic partly behind the feverish research by central banks into digital currencies (CBDCs)...

Understanding Money Mechanics
Posted August 17, 2020 by Robert P. Murphy:The Understanding Money Mechanics series by Robert P. Murphy, is a comprehensive overview of the theory, history, and practice of money and banking, with...

Bitcoin Has 30% Chance Of Hitting $17,000 This Year, Analyst Suggests
Posted August 17, 2020 by Vincent Mislos:Bitcoin hitting $17,000 could only happen if $12,000 is ultimately broken. For it to break, some analysts think a consolidation at the current levels should first take place...

Buffett Got Gold: Now I’ve Seen It All!
Posted August 17, 2020 by James Davis:Warren Buffett doesn’t see the point of holding physical gold. He acknowledges that when there’s GENERAL FEAR out there, investors gravitate towards it BRIEFLY before...

How Common is Crypto?
Posted August 11, 2020 by Katharina Buchholz:Reliance on remittances and the prevalence of peer-to-peer phone payments have led to a steep rise of cryptocurrency use in Africa's largest economy. Out of 65...

Wake Up! The Dollar Is Being Destroyed By Design!
Posted August 10, 2020 by Mac Slavo:Everyone has noticed that gold, silver, and cryptocurrencies are on the rise and that the dollar is getting destroyed. But what most don’t want to admit, is that the dollar is...

The Biggest Threat to Your Prosperity and What You Can Do
Posted August 8, 2020 by David Stockman:If you want to understand America’s dangerously deepening travails, you have to start at the Federal Reserve’s Eccles Building. After a 30-year rolling coup d’etat, its...

Internal Docs leaked: Dollar Begging For Mercy!
Posted August 4, 2020 by Tom Beck:The Fed’s Chairman is actually thinking about THE NEXT CRISIS. Jerome Powell is waving the WHITE FLAG and he is basically admitting that the Fed doesn’t know how their...

The War for Dependence
Posted August 3, 2020 by Jeff Thomasz:Today, some 244 years later, America has begun a rebellion that may evolve into a war of sorts, yet this war would not be as straightforward as the War for Independence...

A Nightmare Scenario Is Unfolding
Posted August 2, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:We have a dollar that has lost 85% against gold in this century and 40% since 2018. How can the CIO of the mighty Goldman Sachs say that the dollar is not being...

The Consequences of ‘Worthless Cash’
Posted July 31, 2020 by Louis-Vincent Gave:More than 61% of all foreign bank reserves are denominated in U.S. dollars – either in the form of cold hard cash or U.S. treasuries. This reserve status is largely based...

The Big Lie: The EU is Fixed, The Dollar is Dying and COVID Will Kill You
Posted July 30, 2020 by Tom Luongo:From the moment they tied COVID-19 to the breaking of the oil markets back in March they have worked like no other time in history to convince us the world we knew...

Price Of Gold Will Eventually Move Hundreds Of Dollars In A Single Trading Day
Posted July 29, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:If you hold physical gold for long term wealth preservation purposes you never have to worry about the Fed’s short term decisions. History tells us that the Fed will...

Gold Hits New Record High: Understanding Who Are The Players
Posted July 28, 2020 by Mish Talk:A pullback can happen at any time, including now, but the fundamentals for further advancement: monetary printing, COTs, and of course faith in central banks are firmly in place...

The Story Of The Crashing Dollar Is Very Exciting... And Desperately Inaccurate
Posted July 27, 2020 by Michael Every:The moment that gets market tongues wagging and teenage scribblers scribbling, it’s that the USD is in trouble. “Down goes the dollar,” say the market press head...

Massive Short-Squeeze Sends Cryptos Surging
Posted July 26, 2020 by Tyler Durden:Aside from the 'safe-haven' status amid the global money-printing fiasco occurring in fiat-land, the major run in the largest cryptocurrencies in recent days appears to...

A Record 170 Tons Of Physical Gold Were Just Delivered On The COMEX: Here's Why
Posted July 25, 2020 by Jan Nieuwenhuijs:Three elements cause physical delivery on the COMEX to have reached record highs this year: strong demand for futures in New York, a persisting spread between the...

It’s All Been Planned: Prepare For The Great Reset
Posted July 23, 2020 by Mac Slavo:The Great Reset has already been planned and it’s coming. Everything is set up and planned to the smallest detail and it will happen. This plan has been in the making for a long...

Millennials Flood Into Precious Metals: Is Gold The Next TSLA?
Posted July 23, 2020 by Tyler Durden:As precious metals accelerated higher in the last few days, we joked (kinda) on Twitter that the surge in momentum would soon become a magnet for the new trading gurus...

The EU's Stimulus Package Fails Three Ways
Posted July 21, 2020 by Mish Talk:As details emerge from the EU's spending stimulus, it's clear the marathon Covid stimulus summit was a complete failure. The deal was not €1.8 trillion although that is...

The Clown Cars Are Fully Loaded And Dr. Fauci's Is Leading The Parade
Posted July 18, 2020 by David Stockman:When it comes to the topic of clown cars, we’d say Dr. Fauci gets a limo version all to himself. Yesterday he uttered the following incoherent babble, saying the recent surge...

They Are Steering Us Towards a Cliff Edge
Posted July 19, 2020 by Chris Martenson:The Fed is the most responsible entity for most of the pain we see going on around us. There are no signs that the team elite will say we have taken enough, so let’s start...

When They Took The Dollar Off The Gold Standard, They “Cheated The World”
Posted July 18, 2020 by Robert Kiyosaki:We’re now becoming a Marxist society.” He says “I don’t give a shit about my government. I’ll tell you that. I don’t trust them…and I don’t go to the stock market because...

The Fed Is About To Sell You Another Massive Lie!
Posted July 16, 2020 by Greg Mannarino:The Federal Reserve is about to sell Americans another massive lie, so be prepared for what’s coming. Greg Mannarino says the central bank is preparing to do untold...

Ready, Aim, Fire: Silver on Steroids – Baboom!
Posted July 14, 2020 by Lior Gantz:This isn’t a time to be indifferent about GOLD AND SILVER gains. Though the modestly-bullish sentiment and lack of euphoria indicate that we could be a long way from experienc...

The Chart for Gold Looks Fantastic
Posted July 13, 2020 by Peter Schiff:Gold pushed above $,1800 last week, although it wasn’t able to hold that level through close on Friday. The yellow metal finished the week around $1,799 an ounce. But on...

Broken World Economy Cannot Escape Scylla & Charybdis
Posted July 10, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:As the world economy desperately tries to navigate to a safe harbour, is it going be pulled down by the six-headed monster Scylla or the Charybdis whirlpool...

Get Ready Because Unprecedented Wealth Destruction Is Coming
Posted July 9, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod:When the scale of the banking crisis is known the scale of monetary inflation involved will become more obvious. But in the politics of it, Trump is being set up as...

COMEX New York vaults add 730 tonnes of gold since the end of March
Posted July 8, 2020 by Ronan Manly:Bullion banks had never before had to worry about physical delivery of gold to a futures exchange in New York, so why all of a sudden did they need to do so on 24 March and...

How the U.S. Government Debased My Coin Collection
Posted July 5, 2020 by Jim Bovard:In the era of this nation’s birth, currency was often recognized as a character issue—specifically, the contemptible character of politicians. Shortly before the 1787 Constit...

Which Country Is The Largest Silver Investor In The World?
Posted July 2, 2020 by Srsrocco:Over the past decade, these top five countries were the leading silver investors in the world. From 2010 to 2019, citizens in these countries invested over two billion ounces of...

Great news from the most prosperous nation on earth
Posted July 1, 2020 by Simon Black:Central banks everywhere, across Asia, Latin America, Europe, and North America, have conjured trillions upon trillions of currency units out of thin air since the pandemic...

5 mistakes of novice trader
Posted July 1, 2020 by Konstantin Rabin:There are five potentially destructive mistakes resulting in lower returns, though knowledge, discipline and an alternative approach will help to avoid making those...

Reversing Reopening
Posted June 30, 2020 by Lior Gantz:When you finish reading today’s letter, you should have an idea of why Ray Dalio, Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Paul Singer, Paul Tudor Jones and central banks themselves...

Under this new law, cryptocurrency could become illegal
Posted June 29, 2020 by Simon Black:The politicians are calling it as ‘lawful access’, as if only the government would be able to use these back doors. Clearly these people understand nothing about...

The Silver Maginot Line Will Fall And The Price Of Silver Will Explode
Posted June 28, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:The world is on the verge of an implosion of the whole financial system. Just a small crack could push the whole system into a black hole. All that is needed is a severe...

A collapsing dollar and China’s monetary strategy
Posted June 26, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod:There is little doubt she has access to sufficient gold. Currently, her interest is to preserve the dollar, not destroy it, because it is the principal means of Chinese foreign...

You don’t have a savings account. You have a dwindling account
Posted June 25, 2020 by Simon Black:On April 5, 1933 everyone’s favorite fascist - Roosevelt, ordered all Americans to surrender their gold to a Federal Reserve Bank by May 1, 1933, less than a month after he...

NASTY BRAWL: Gold, Barbaric Relic – 2012 HIGHS BREACHED!
Posted June 24, 2020 by Tom Beck:Gold already smells a WEAK DOLLAR and it is WITHIN INCHES of going over the critical 2012 levels. From there, it will enter into ALL-TIME high territory. We don’t anticipate this...

HUMILIATION: Millennials Pile In – WALL STREET NUKE COMING!
Posted June 23, 2020 by Lior Gantz:When an asset class enters the mania stage, you hear about it EVERYWHERE and it gets uncomfortable. This is like MARCH 2017 for millennials and the stock market...

The Deep State Is Responsible for All Economic Turmoil
Posted June 22, 2020 by Doug Casey:The American Deep State rotates around the Washington Beltway. It imports America’s wealth as tax revenue. A lot of that wealth is consumed there by useless mouths. And...

The Rally In Stocks Is Over And The Coming Global Devastation Will Be Unimaginable
Posted June 21, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:We are now in the final stages of the end game. The end of the end could be extended affairs or they could be extremely quick. Most declines of major cycles are draw...

Hollywood Ending: Silver $22/ounce – Hold On Tight!
Posted June 20, 2020 by Tom Beck:NEW YORKERS, some of which are prominent Wall Street hedge fund managers, understand that COVID-19 is NOT A LETHAL PANDEMIC but a mere case of a flu-like novel...

The Crisis Goes Up A Gear
Posted June 18, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod:Dollar-denominated financial markets appeared to suffer a dramatic change on or about the 23 March. This article examines the possibility that it marks the...

They’ll Stop at Nothing
Posted June 18, 2020 by James Davis:The Federal Reserve is becoming the MOST CONTROVERSIAL player in the global stock markets. In the last few days, Jerome Powell’s comments on CONTEMPLATING YCC (Yield...

It All Comes Back To The Federal Reserve: The NWO Is Being Shoved Down Our Throats
Posted June 16, 2020 by Mac Slavo:We have to resist the control the bankers want over all of us. If you choose to use their currency when it’s rolled out, you will be their slave. This is why we have repeatedly...

Supercharging: This Is It & Big Mac Case For Gold
Posted June 11, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz & Lynette Zang:Ever since gold passed the “Maginot” price line of 1350 in 2019, the case for a secular bull market in precious metals has only grown stronger. Egon...

Supercharging: Rothschild Playbook – Silver Now!
Posted June 11, 2020 by James Davis:Since the Rothschild family was able to issue credit based on their bank reserves and do it SO EFFICIENTLY, they became more important than governments, kings or...

Deflation, Inflation, Collapse – Now With Muppet Jokes
Posted June 10, 2020 by John:I think the main reason that the Fed™ is worried about deflation is that then people become like me in 2000 when I was looking to buy a computer. Every six months I waited, the...

Weimar 2020
Posted June 8, 2020 by Gilad Atzmon:We're looking at a V-shaped recovery in the stock market, and that has almost nothing to do with a V-shaped recovery in the economy. What is going on is one of the great...

Peter Schiff: It’s “Game Over For The Fed”
Posted June 4, 2020 by Mac Slavo:Have many people ever stopped to ponder why they have to pay taxes if the Federal Reserve can print as much money as it wants? Perhaps it’s time we start asking the hard...

In Gold We Trust, 2020 – The Dawning of a Golden Decade
Posted June 3, 2020 by Pater Tenebrarum:It is the biggest and most comprehensive gold research report in the world. As always it contains a wealth of new material, as well as the traditional wide-ranging collect...

Survivor’s Euphoria
Posted June 3, 2020 by Jeffrey P. Snider:It’s called survivor’s or survival euphoria. Having just gone through a traumatically dangerous experience, and lived, a person might naturally become euphoric for it. Not...

Tighten Down Those Lug Nuts—There's Bad Road Ahead
Posted June 1, 2020 by Erik:For the United States, a return to a gold standard, would require the US to audit its supposed gold, because nations instituting a gold standard would not accept any rumor of gold...

We're Living the Founding Fathers' Nightmare: America Is Corrupt to the Core
Posted June 1, 2020 by Charles Hugh Smith:Our ruling elites, devoid of leadership, are little more than the scum of self-interested, greedy grifters who rose to the top of America's foul-smelling stew of corruption...

European Banks Are Highly Exposed To The Current Crisis
Posted May 29, 2020 by Philippe Herlin:To what extent will European banks withstand the current crisis? This is a crucial question because the recession we are experiencing could be followed by a banking...

Chicago's Eurodollar Open Outcry Pits
Posted May 29, 2020 by Tyler Durden:The CME eurodollar trading pit - long been facing the threat of extinction as Skynet takes over trading - could finally be facing a perfect storm of headwinds in the...

Winklevoss Pans Goldman Sachs Bitcoin Bashing
Posted May 27, 2020 by William Suberg:The main reason for the continued lack of attention, Goldman says, is that Bitcoin does not generate revenue flows for holders, for example, in the same way that...

Hungry Like The Wolf
Posted May 26, 2020 by Ben Garrison:Wall Street financial crime is not new. Naked short selling — the counterfeiting of shares that are never delivered — is one of Wall Street’s greatest on-going crimes...

$35/Ounce Gold: Don’t Blink – Just Hit The Mother Lode!
Posted May 26, 2020 by Dr. James Davis:On August 15th, 1971, President Nixon changed the MONETARY LANDSCAPE forever. For the first time in human history, following his televised announcement, the...

China Is Going To Unleash The Gold Price Along With A New Monetary System
Posted May 25, 2020 by Dr. Stephen Leeb:China continues to take steps toward the development of a new monetary system. The country is testing the first sovereign digital coin, which will completely replace...

Master of Puppets: Bitcoin Cuts the Strings
Posted May 23, 2020 by J.D.Salbego:In 2008, The centralized financial system has compromised itself several times during the last two decades alone, and now it’s time for a serious change! Anyways...

Trump, Powell & Mnuchin – STIMULUS HIT JOB!
Posted May 21, 2020 by Lior Gantz:In 2008, Washington and the Federal Reserve concentrated all of their efforts on saving the banking system. Between then and now, the banking sector UNDERWENT TREMEND...

The United States is a Long Way from Home
Posted May 20, 2020 by NHAB:A fair way to define our problem today, is how far down the road from small to bug we have travelled, and what has happened to Americans along that road. By way of analogy...

U.S. Closing 52% Of Oil Rigs, And Saudi Arabia Slip Into Deeper Crisis
Posted May 19, 2020 by South Front:The reduction in global fuel demand has led to the fact that the number of oil rigs in the US has dropped to a historic low, Reuters reported, citing data from Baker...

These 8 Sectors Will Be Devastated As Global Carnage Intensifies
Posted May 17, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:How can anyone believe that the fake world the Fed and their fellow central bankers have created has anything to do with reality? We have fake money, fake markets...

Gold, The Winning Asset Of The Coronavirus Crisis
Posted May 13, 2020 by Philippe Herlin:Gold will be the only winner in the current crisis. This is the opinion of a bank's (Natixis) research department, which is not so common, it should be pointed out...

Don’t Believe the Happy Talk
Posted May 13, 2020 by James Rickards:Unfortunately the economy will not return to normal for years. Some businesses will never return to normal because they’ll be bankrupt before they are even allowed...

Gold: Contagion…Is It Enough?
Posted May 13, 2020 by John Ing:Fear can be contagious. In less than a couple months, the markets switched from greed to fear as the scale of Covid-19 (C-19) spread. Ever hopeful after a decade of grow...

Declassified: Gold Mines Shutting Down – Unheard Of!
Posted May 11, 2020 by Tom Beck:What a PERFECT set up for gold! Seriously, can ANYTHING ever compare to the CHAOS that we now are UNDERGOING as a species? Bankruptcies, Defaults & Delinquencies: We...

Where I Live—Gold Is Still A Barbarous Relic
Posted May 11, 2020 by Erick-neverhadaboss.com:Silver and gold are once again, in limited supply, available. A month ago you could get little or no silver. And the stock market has regained most of what...

Nonsensical Euphoria About Stock Market
Posted May 10, 2020 by Lior Gantz:when it comes to investments and preservation of capital. We can’t get attached to our investments, but rather we must make tough decisions and gutsy calls, when the times...

Time To Learn About Money
Posted May 8, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod :The question then arises as to what will replace fiat currencies. Government attempts to extend the life of fiat money by issuing new versions imitating cryptocurrencies...

Stockman on Inflation, Gold, and Personal Freedom in the Post COVID-19 World
Posted May 8, 2020 by International Man :The ripple effects of the government lockdown are only stating to take shape. That’s not to mention the unprecedented amount of money the that is being pumped into...

The Fed Can Never Take the Easy Money Drug Away
Posted May 7, 2020 by Peter Schiff:The stock market rally in April created a lot of optimism about the economy. The prevailing mindset was “if we can turn it off, we can turn it back on.” Peter said now that...

Get Ready for the Next Game-Changer: the Digital Yuan
Posted May 5, 2020 by Pepe Escobar:What’s certain is that once Beijing announces a digital currency backed by gold, it will be like the U.S. dollar being struck by lightning. As it with bitcoin digital yuan...

Investing in the Post-Corona World
Posted May 5, 2020 by Pater Tenebrarum:The Incrementum Fund’s Advisory Board held its quarterly meeting on April 8. Rick Rule, joined the discussion as a special guest. As always, there is a download link...

This Isn’t Just Another Crash
Posted May 2, 2020 by Charles Hugh Smith:Like addicts who cannot control their cravings, financial analysts cannot stop themselves from seeking some analog situation in the past which will clarify the...

America Is a Technocracy, Not a Democracy
Posted May 1, 2020 by Ryan McMaken:Perhaps never before in American history have the unelected technocrats played such an enormous role in shaping public policy in America. In recent weeks, member...

Wall Street’s Financial Crisis Preceded COVID-19: Chart and Timeline
Posted May 1, 2020 by Pam Martens and Russ Martens:If a reputable polling outfit were to ask Americans what caused the current financial crisis on Wall Street, they would say the coronavirus COVID-19 pandem...

What Caused the New York vs. London Gold Price Spread and Why it Persists
Posted April 30, 2020 by Jan Nieuwenhuijs:The spread between the New York futures and London spot gold price was initially caused by logistics and manufacturing constraints, and likely persists because of credit...

War on Cash Kicking Into Overdrive
Posted April 29, 2020 by James Rickards:I strongly recommend that you own physical gold (and silver). I recommend you allocate 10% of your investable assets to gold. If you really wanted to be aggressive...

Fed To Print $9.5 Trillion And Buy All The Gold In The World
Posted April 29, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:The destiny of the world is now in the hands of 6 central banks, Fed, ECB, BoE (England), PBOC (China), BoJ (Japan), SNB (Swiss). This in itself bodes extremely badly for...

What is a Bitcoin block halving?
Posted April 27, 2020 by BTC Direct:One of the most important characteristics of Bitcoin is that there’s a cap on the amount of bitcoins that will ever be in circulation. The creation of new bitcoins is predict...

Finally, It Matters What The Fed Can And Can’t Print
Posted April 26, 2020 by John Rubio:Sound money advocates have been proclaiming that “the Fed can’t print gold” pretty much since the end of the last gold standard in 1971. But no one outside our little echo...

Imminent "Momentum" Crash As All S&P Gains Come From Just 5 Stocks
Posted April 26, 2020 by Tyler Durden:With a third of companies having reported Q1 results so far shows the largest 5 stocks in S&P500 now account for 22% of market cap, even higher than during the dot com...

What’s Going on in the Silver Market?
Posted April 23, 2020 by Peter Schiff:Is silver worth paying attention to? Silver demand was up overall in 2019, pushed higher by a significant spike in silver investment. Meanwhile, supply dropped for the fourth...

What Did U.S. Intel Really Know About the ‘Chinese’ Virus?
Posted April 21, 2020 by Pepe Escobar:In Hybrid War 2.0 terms, the current CIA-style narrative translates as evil China never telling us, the civilized West, there was a terrible new virus around. If they did, we...

COVID-19 nothing compared to Electromagnetic Pulse, 295M dead
Posted April 20, 2020 by Paul Bedard:As bad as the coronavirus and the COVID-19 sickness it causes are, warning cries are increasing over a much bigger threat with the potential to kill 90% of the U.S. populat...

The Future Must Be Decentralized and Localized
Posted April 20, 2020 by Michael Krieger:Unlike traditional monetary policy, which is handled in a topdown manner by a tiny group of unelected technocrats working on behalf of Wall Street, there’s no bitcoin CEO...

Central Banks Add More Gold To Their Reserves
Posted April 17, 2020 by Peter Schiff:Central banks continued their gold-buying spree in February, although the pace of gold purchases has slowed compared to last year’s near-record purchases on...

The Collapse of Cash
Posted April 16, 2020 by Steven Guinness:Refusing cash could put an undue burden on people who depend on cash as a means of payment. The Bank strongly advocates that retailers continue to accept...

What Is Behind the Push for a Cashless Society?
Posted April 14, 2020 by John W. Whitehead:As these COVID-19 lockdowns drag out, more and more individuals and businesses are going cashless (for convenience and in a so-called effort to avoid spread...

The Truman Show
Posted April 6, 2020 by Cyrille Jubert:As you already know, if no one is a seller at the opening of the daily session, gold prices will jump by $100. There will be a 2-minute break to see if someone wants to sell...

Who Profits From the Pandemic?
Posted April 9, 2020 by Pepe Escobar:You don’t need to read Michel Foucault’s work on biopolitics to understand that neoliberalism – in deep crisis since at least 2008 – is a control/governing technique...

People Are Still Too Focused on the Pin and Not the Bubble
Posted April 8, 2020 by Peter Schiff:There seems to be some optimism in the markets that the end of the coronavirus shutdown is getting closer. There is also this resistant myth that the economy will just fire...

Aaand It’s Gone…The Biggest Support For Asset Prices
Posted April 6, 2020 by Lance Roberts:Since the passage of “tax cuts,” in late 2017, the surge in corporate share buybacks has become a point of much debate. I previously wrote that stock buybacks were set...

You End a Debt Deflation By a Gold Revaluation
Posted April 3, 2020 by Fabrice Drouin Ristori:selection of tweets of the week concerning the evolution of the "paper" and physical gold markets: COMEX (futures), LBMA, US dollar, as the Fed and Treasury are...

If You Don't Work, You Die
Posted April 1, 2020 by Hugo Salinas Price:People remaining in their homes will spend their savings to eat, and when this money runs out, they will either starve or resort to crime, to feed their own. Staying at...

Waves Of Mutilation: Medical Tyranny And The Cashless Society
Posted April 1, 2020 by Brandon Smith:Back in 2014 during the Ebola scare in the US I published an article warning about how a global pandemic could be used by the elites as cover for the implementation of an...

The Upside of The Great Depression of the 2020s
Posted April 3, 2020 by MN Gordon:The monster of all monsters is rampaging far and wide. The Federal Reserve, the central bank responsible for issuing U.S. legal tender notes, is going big. But its aim is...

Fed's Quantitative Easing Strategy Holds Long Term Benefits For Crypto
Posted April 2, 2020 by Andrew Singer:These are effective movements toward a more decentralized world economy, in which blockchain technology seems uniquely poised to play a key role, Zetlin-Jones said...

The U.S. Can’t Afford To Let Shale Fail
Posted March 31, 2020 by Robert Rapier:It’s no secret that the growth of U.S. shale oil has been a thorn in the sides of both Saudi Arabia and Russia. They have seen their market shares erode as the shale boom...

The Global Collapse Will Be Devastating
Posted March 29, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:Don’t wait for the storm to pass – Learn to dance in the rain! This is very important advice to survive the coming virtually non-stop storms that the world will exp...

Putin Front Runs QE, Proposes Taxing Investment Outflows
Posted March 26, 2020 by Tom Luongo:Russia is going to be a destination for safe-haven flows in the post-COVID-19 world. It will be due to its vast savings, prudent fiscal policy and maneuver room available in...

Why QE Is Not Working
Posted March 25, 2020 by Michael Lebowitz and Jack Scott:By formally announcing quantitative easing (QE) infinity on March 23, 2020, the Federal Reserve (Fed) is using its entire arsenal of monetary stimulus...

Power Grab
Posted March 23, 2020 by Michael Krieger:It didn’t take long for the most opportunistic, nefarious and corrupt actors in the U.S. to turn a pandemic crisis into another massive power grab attempt. We’ve...

You Will Sacrifice And It Will Hurt
Posted March 19, 2020 by Michael Maharrey:The government is promising bailouts for everybody. we’re just weeks into the crisis and there is already an expectation that the government will be sending...

A Debt Jubilee is the Only Way to Avoid a Depression
Posted March 22, 2020 by Jerri-Lynn Scofield:Even before the novel coronavirus appeared, many American families were falling behind on student loans, auto loans, credit cards and other payments. America’s...

The longest record broken-gold/silver ratio hits highest in 5,000 years
Posted March 17, 2020 by Marshall Gittler:I'm not sure how accurately the price of gold that I see on my screen reflects the actual demand. The gold market seems split at the moment. While the price is falling...

FDR’s Tyrannical Gold Confiscation
Posted March 12, 2020 by Jacob G. Hornberger:Sometimes people say, “I guess we’ll just have to have a major economic or monetary crisis to wake people up and cause them to want a sound monetary system...

Did The Federal Reserve Just Purposely Try To Crash The Stock Market?
Posted March 15, 2020 by Michael Snyder:Unless the Federal Reserve is purposely attempting to spread panic on Wall Street, the decisions that the Fed just made don’t make any sense at all. Back on March...

Panic Will End but Tyranny Will Not
Posted March 14, 2020 by Gary D. Barnett:By this system the people shake off their state of dependence just long enough to select their master, and then relapse into it again. A great many persons at the...

The Real Crisis Starts Now in Europe
Posted March 14, 2020 by Tom Luongo:What we saw to end this week was an epic reversal of that capital outflow as the USDX and U.S. equities rallied while the euro crashed back to $1.11. And now that it’s...

Why Fracking Will Never Be Banned In The U.S.
Posted March 12, 2020 by Julianne Geiger:Several democratic presidential candidates have proposed fracking bans, but oil companies have room to breathe easily knowing that killing off fracking in the US is...

Predictions are hard. But here goes
Posted March 12, 2020 by Simon Black:Our human brains, while magnificent and inspiring, are also wired in bizarre ways. We’re filled with countless ‘cognitive biases’ which affect our judgment, usually for the...

This Is It! The Party Is Over
Posted March 5, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:This is it! The party is over. The world is now facing the gravest economic and social downturn in Modern Times (18th century). We are now entering a period of global...

On The Cusp Of A Bear Market
Posted March 10, 2020 by Lance Roberts:Over the last couple of years, we have discussed the ongoing litany of issues that plagued the underbelly of the financial markets. In that time, these issues have gone...

Market Crash Reveals The “Liquidity Problem” Of Passive Investing
Posted March 9, 2020 by Lance Roberts:It is often suggested that individuals who buy “passive indexes,” such as the SPDR S&P 500 Index (SPY), are they themselves “passive investors.” In other words, these...

There is real power in the word “No.”
Posted March 6, 2020 by Tom Luongo:The reality has been evident in the commodity markets for months. Copper and other industrial metals have all been in slumps while equity markets zoomed higher...

Oil markets predicting risk of a global recession
Posted March 5, 2020 by Alasdair Macleod:Oil prices have sold off sharply over the past month. Despite a series of bullish events – the US airstrike targetting Qasem Soleimani, Iran’s retaliation attack on US...

Silver Backwardation Returns
Posted March 3, 2020 by Keith Weiner:The big news this week was the drop in the prices of the metals (though we believe that it is the dollar which is going up), $57 and $1.81 respectively. Of course, when...

What Happened to Gold’s Safe-Haven Bid?
Posted March 2, 2020 by Michael Maharrey:The US stock market continued its freefall last Friday. The Dow lost another 357 points to finish off the worst week since 2008. One would expect a save-haven like gold...

Where Did Your Money Go?
Posted Februaey 28, 2020 by MN Gordon:When a carpenter measures the length of a cabinet as being 3 feet, he’s certain that the length measured as 3 feet. To the contrary, when a saver squirrels away $1...

“1984” Has Come to China
Posted Februaey 24, 2020 by James Rickards:You’re probably familiar with George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four; (it’s often published as 1984). It was written in 1948; the title...

Plunging stocks, pandemic fears, quarantines—what’s the real operation?
Posted Februaey 28, 2020 by Jon Rappoport:Things are changing quickly. By the time this is published, the situation may have changed. Right now, world trading markets are taking a major hit. Governments are...

How Gold Is Manipulated
Posted Februaey 26, 2020 by James Rickards:Is there gold price manipulation going on? Absolutely. There’s no question about it. That’s not just an opinion. There is hard statistical evidence to make the case, in...

The Global Economy Was Sinking Long Before The Coronavirus Appeared
Posted Februaey 26, 2020 by Brandon Smith:In order to determine if a geopolitical or economic threat is legitimate, I find it helps to watch how the mainstream propaganda narrative flows and changes. For...

The Economic Cataclysm Ahead
Posted Februaey 26, 2020 by Charles Hugh Smith:The economic storm hasn't passed; the false calm is only the eye of the financial hurricane. To understand the economic cataclysm ahead, do the math. Those...

Technically Speaking: Markets Start To Price In “Viral Impacts”
Posted Februaey 24, 2020 by Lance Roberts:At the end of January, I wrote a piece titled “This Is Nuts: Why We Reduced Risk” discussing why we took profits in our portfolios. Here is the important point. “When...

The World's Best Kept Investment Secret
Posted Februaey 21, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:There is a secret investment that virtually no investors are aware of. This is an investment that despite government manipulation and being besmirched by MSM...

China Intensifies Its Pursuit of “De-Dollarization” with a New Digital Currency
Posted Februaey 21, 2020 by Birch Gold:Earlier this week, we covered the Federal Reserve’s pursuit of a central bank digital currency (CBDC), based on the blockchain and dubbed “Fedcoin.” It turns out that...

Apple Downgrade Stokes Anxiety
Posted Februaey 17, 2020 by Eleanor Creagh:Risk aversion is dialling up today and Asian stocks are falling along with US futures and bond yields across the curve with 30-year Treasury yields have dropping below...

After A Decade, Investors Are Finally Back to Even
Posted Februaey 17, 2020 by Lance Roberts:During strongly advancing, and very long bull markets, investors become overly complacent about the potential risks of investing. This “complacency” shows up...

Mapping out the Banking Elite’s Goal for a Cashless Monetary System
Posted Februaey 14, 2020 by Steven Guinness:Back in 2014 the Bank of England became the first central bank to publish research on digital currencies through their quarterly bulletin. A leading focus was on...

When The Production Seizes Up
Posted Februaey 14, 2020 by Cyrille Jubert:Following this major bacteriological attack, the Chinese economy had been almost at a standstill for 3 weeks. The closure of factories, offices, public places...

How to Survive the “Deep State”
Posted Februaey 13, 2020 by Doug Casey:From a personal standpoint, you should preserve capital by owning significant assets outside your native country, because as severe as market risks are, your...

Paper Money Is the Means for Modern Inflation
Posted January 29, 2020 by Bill Bonner:Inflating isn’t always as easy as it looks. Sure, as former Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke pointed out, a determined government can always do it. But not necessarily...

Peter Schiff on the Ultimate Gold Panel
Posted February 11, 2020 by SchiffGold:Gold charted its best year since 2010 last year. The price increased by 18.4% in dollar terms. The yellow metal also reached record highs in every G10 currency except the...

Just 5 Stocks Account for 20% of the S&P 500
Posted February 10, 2020 by Mike "Mish" Shedlock:If you believe you are diversifying by buying an index ETF, you are mistaken. The five largest stocks (Apple, Alphabet, Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon) now...

You Cannot Go Wrong With Gold
Posted February 7, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:This is probably the most important article I have penned. It is about the destiny of three individuals who all followed different tides. We are today at the point when...

The Strongest Seasonal Advance in Precious Metals Stocks Begins Now
Posted February 4, 2020 by Dimitri Speck:In silver it begins in mid December and continues until the end of February. A roughly similar pattern can be observed in platinum and palladium, while seasonal...

Contagion!
Posted February 2, 2020 by James Rickards:Some diseases have a latency period of weeks or longer, which means patient zero can infect hundreds - A similar dynamic applies in financial panics. It can begin with...

Inflate and Die - Stock Collapse and Gold Surge Imminent
Posted January 31, 2020 by Egon Von Greyerz:“Inflate or die” was coined by the legendary and extremely wise Richard Russell of Dow Theory Letters. He understood the necessity, as well as the curse, of...

Thank you, China, you’re wonderful
Posted January 30, 2020 by Jon Rappoport:There are presently two major operations going on. One is the lockdown of populations. The other is the coming vaccine. I’ve already written about one experimental...

Has the Global Economy Finally Exhausted its Good Luck?
Posted January 29, 2020 by Charles Hugh Smith:The past three decades of global growth are rarely attributed to luck: it's all the result of our brilliant fiscal, monetary and trade policies. Those in positions...

Coronavirus Attention "Way Overblown"-Dr. Ron Paul
Posted January 29, 2020 by Tyler Durden:Dr. Paul claimed that he thought fears about the virus were overblown. He said the virus is being reported on "way out of proportion with the amount of attention...

'Cash is trash', says billionaire investor Ray Dalio
Posted January 26, 2020 by Ray Dalio:Investors shouldn't miss out on the strength of the current stock market, according to the head of one of the world's largest hedge funds Ray Dalio. He advises people...

Digital Currency: What Do the Global Banking Elite Want?
Posted January 25, 2020 by Steven Guinness:Amidst the annual spectacle of the World Economic Forum in Davos, the Bank for International Settlements this week announced that multiple central banks have...

80’s Party - market’s behavior
Posted January 24, 2020 by Sven Henrich:First they think you’re crazy and then they’ll join you. On January 14th I outlined a rather obvious appearing correlation between the Fed’s repo operations and the...

Extreme Deviations & Eventual Outcomes
Posted January 21, 2020 by Lance Roberts:The good news is that with the market closed yesterday, the extreme extensions of the market did not get any more extreme. Also, it doesn’t change our analysis...

Shocking Warning About The Coming Global Collapse
Posted January 19, 2020 by Egon von Greyerz:With a paper market in gold that totally dominates gold trading and distorts the price of gold, it is easy for most people to forget what gold is all about. The...

World on Knife Edge of Debt Crisis
Posted January 16, 2020 by James Rickards:Stock market behavior has become remarkably easy to predict lately. Stocks go up when the Fed cuts rates or indicates that rate cuts are coming. Stocks also go up...

Technically Speaking: This Is Nuts – Part Deux
Posted January 14, 2020 by Lance Roberts:In this past weekend’s newsletter, we discussed the exceedingly deviated price, and overbought conditions, not to mention valuations, as key reasons why we slightly...

What Will Trigger the Next Financial Collapse
Posted January 13, 2020 by David Stockman:Trump’s trade policies only create more risk and rot down below. They’re just kicking the can down the road. With this latest move by the Fed, they have cut the...

This Is Nuts & Why We Reduced Risk On Friday
Posted January 11, 2020 by Lance Roberts:When you sit down with your portfolio management team, and the first comment made is “this is nuts,” it’s probably time to think about your overall portfolio risk. On...

European Central Bank has one item left in its toolkit: dual rates
Posted January 9, 2020 by Eric Lonergan:There is a widespread assumption that the European Central Bank — like other major central banks — has reached the limits of monetary policy, and that the best we can...

Investing Versus Speculating
Posted January 8, 2020 by Michael Lebowitz and Jack Scott:Value investing is an active management strategy that considers company fundamentals and the valuation of securities to acquire that which is...

Why Stock Buybacks Are Dangerous for the Economy
Posted January 7, 2020 by William Lazonick, Mustafa Erdem Sakinç, and Matt Hopkins:Even as the United States continues to experience its longest economic expansion since World War II, concern is growing...

Gold Climbs Wall of Worry
Posted January 6, 2020 by Peter Schiff:Gold surged above the $1,550 mark in the wake of a US airstrike that killed a prominent Iranian general and has hit levels not seen since 2010. Monday morning, gold...

How the Fed Robs You of Your Life
Posted January 3, 2020 by MN Gordon:Today, as we step into the New Year, we reach down to turn over a new leaf. We want to make a fresh start. We want to leave 2019’s bugaboos behind. But, alas, lying...

Gold’s outlook for 2020
Posted January 2, 2020 by Goldmoney Insights:This article is an overview of the economic conditions that will drive the gold price in 2020 and beyond. The turn of the credit cycle, the effect on government...

The 20’s Will Be An Explosive Decade for Gold
Posted January 2, 2020 by Peter Schiff:In 2019, gold had its best year since 2010. Peter Schiff appeared on the RT Dec. 31 and said he thinks the yellow metal should have done even better. And given the current...

Bitcoin is a Faith-Based Religion
Posted January 2, 2020 by Mike "Mish" Shedlock:Bitcoin is a free market construct. But it is primarily based on faith. To that I have countless replies along the lines that Bitcoin is decentralized so my idea is...

After 20-Years Of Trading: You Learn You Know Nothing
Posted January 1, 2020 by Jared Dillian:I’m fond of saying that all of finance, or at least the interesting part, is about human behavior. I find the daily fluctuations of stocks and credit spreads less interesting the...

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