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Governments Default On Debt More Than You Think

September 7, 2018

There are 152 fiat currencies that have failed due to excess inflation. Their average lifespan was 24.6 years and the median lifespan was 7 years. In fact, 82 of these currencies lasted less than a decade and 15 of them lasted less than 1 year. MisesInstitute  |  Daniel Lacalle In this era of monetary fiction, […]

BofA: This Is A Redux Of The 1998 Crisis…. Just One Thing Is Missing

September 7, 2018

“Fed tightening, US decoupling, flattening yield curve, collapsing EM, underperforming levered quant strategies, all echo ’98… but global contagion missing.” ZeroHedge  |  Tyler Durden Last weekend we highlighted the most stunning divergence observed since the great financial crisis: non-US equity markets have underperformed the US the most over a 3-month period since the failure of […]

Fed Said to Be More Unprepared For Crisis Than 10 Years Ago

September 7, 2018

Though the banking system is stronger, shadow banking and possible political unrest between international regulators could jeopardize recovery from the next crisis. ZeroHedge  |  Tyler Durden A group of current and former policymakers and academics in the financial industry that comprise the “Group of 30” – a financial industry working group that includes names like […]

Rule of Law and Economic Reset [Video]

September 7, 2018

Catalyst for a US Dollar Collapse & Gold Blastoff in play?

September 7, 2018

Is it possible that the US Dollar could be creating a multi-year topping pattern, while Gold is creating a multi-year bottoming pattern? MetalsResearch  |  Kimble Charting I would understand if the majority feels it is almost “impossible,” as the long-term trend for Gold is down and the long-term trend for King Dollar is up! What […]

Russia-China Gas Pipeline Nearly Complete

September 7, 2018

Remember what we said about China angling to de-throne the U.S. as the WORLD’S RESERVE CURRENCY!  This completes one of the pieces of their puzzle. NewsMaxFinancial  |  Jeffrey Rodack Construction of one of the world’s largest gas pipelines – from Russia to China – is about 93 percent finished, RT.com is reporting. About 119 operational […]

Bitcoin Falls Off a Cliff Again as Cryptocurrency Slump Deepens

September 6, 2018

The market value of virtual currencies tracked by CoinMarketCap.com has slumped about 75 percent from its January peak to about $205 billion. Bllomberg  |  Eric Lamb Cryptocurrencies dropped sharply for the second time in less than 24 hours, sinking toward a nine-month low amid concern that broader adoption of digital assets will take longer than […]

The Global Financial System Is Unraveling, And No, The US Is Not Immune

September 4, 2018

Currencies don’t melt down randomly. This is only the first stage of a complete re-ordering of the global financial system. OfTwoMinds  |  Charles Hugh Smith Take a look at the Shanghai Stock Market (China) and tell me what you see:

Global Growth is Gone… Is the ‘Everything Bubble’ About to Burst?

September 4, 2018

All around the world, the peak was in January 2018… and since that time most markets have been in MAJOR downtrends if not outright bear markets. PhoenixCapital  |  Graham Summers The markets are getting downright ugly. If things don’t turn up soon we could be at the point at which the Everything Bubble begins to […]

The Socialism Scam

September 4, 2018

Using government to steal from each other has thus become America’s largest economic activity. SprottMoney  |  Peter Diekmeyer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s recent win of the Democratic Party’s nomination in New York’s 14th Congressional district has given America’s socialists a breath of fresh air. The telegenic 28-year old ex-waitress, who lives in a one-bedroom Bronx apartment, defeated Joseph […]