The End Is Near for the Economic Boom
All these signs of economic strength mask fundamental realities that won’t fade away and mustn’t be ignored. The current economic expansion is much nearer its end than its beginning, as accumulating hints suggest—including the stagnating stock market.
Jul 19, 2018 | Fortune |
Russia Is Dumping US Debt and Buying Gold Instead
Russia has been buying gold as it sold off more than 80% of its US bonds, recently overtaking China in ownership of gold.
Jul 19, 2018 | Business Insider |
The Next Great Financial Crash – Part 2: The Bond Market Crash
In this series, we will try to explain why we are heading to a financial crash as bad as the 2008 financial crisis, or worse. In part 2, we will explore the US bond market vulnerabilities and the risks investors have in holding High Yield bonds.
Jul 15, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
The Next Great Financial Crash – Part 1: The Credit Cycle
In this series, we will try to explain why we are heading to a financial crash as bad as the 2008 financial crisis, or worse. In part 1, see how the Federal Reserve has made our economy subjected to change based on credit cycles and not business cycles.
Jul 08, 2018 | Peter Christensen |
The Fed’s Interest Rate Roller Coaster
The Fed is expanding and contracting interest rates moving the economy from financial cycles to credit cycles. This has proved in the past to lead to huge financial crashes. Where will it end now?…
Jun 25, 2018 | Joseph Sherman |
The Fed’s “Inflation Target” Is Impoverishing American Workers
At one time, the Federal Reserve’s sole mandate was to maintain stable prices and “fight inflation.” To the Fed, the financial press, and most everyone else, “inflation” means rising prices instead of its original and true definition as an increase in the money supply. Rising prices are a consequence—a very painful consequence—of money printing.
Jun 20, 2018 | ZeroHedge |