Tag Archives : Wall Street


Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash

Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash By Jake Bernstein ProPublica, Sep. 26, 2014, 5 a.m. Update: Senators react, Goldman changes conflicts of interest policy. Barely a year removed from the devastation of the 2008 financial crisis, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York faced a crossroads. Congress had […]

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Doubling Down on Inflation

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff September 10, 2014 Doubling Down on Inflation   Friday’s release of disappointing August payroll numbers should have been a jarring wake-up call warning Wall Street that the economy has been treading on thin ice. Instead the alarm clock was stuffed under the pillow and Wall Street kept sleeping. The miss was […]


Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time   Wall Street banks are getting hit by cyber attacks every single minute of every single day.  It is a massive onslaught that is not highly publicized because the bankers do not want to alarm […]

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Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates   Is he right? In a recent Bloomberg Views piece, mainstream economist Noah Smith accused his critics of having “brain worms” and even “anti-Semitic overtones.” He then mischaracterized what these critics, usually referred to as Austrian economists, were saying, so that he […]


Gold Videocast: Gold’s 2014 Half-Time Report

In the first edition of the new Gold Videocast, Peter delivers his verdict on the gold market for the first half of 2014, analyzes Janet Yellen’s performance so far as Fed Chair, and makes some contrarian forecasts for the rest of the year.     Published by Peter Schiff 1:00 — Gold’s rise has confounded […]

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US News: Hillary Clinton has raised over $1 billion from Wall Street

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   US News: Hillary Clinton has raised over $1 billion from Wall Street   US News thinks that Hillary Clinton’s formidable fundraising ability is a giant advantage, and there is no doubt that it is. But it is also a liability. Ms. Clinton has raised over $1 billion from the […]


Investors and Austrian Economics

  Source: https://mises.org By Robert Blumen Investors and Austrian Economics   Robert Blumen, a software engineer with a background in financial applications, recently spoke with the Mises Institute about the Austrian School’s growing influence among investors. Mises Institute: In recent years, we’ve seen more and more Austrian-tinged economic analysis coming from investors like Mark Spitznagel […]

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Cold War Renewed With A Vengeance While Washington Again Lies

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Cold War Renewed With A Vengeance While Washington Again Lies   The Cold War made a lot of money for the military/security complex for four decades dating from Churchill’s March 5, 1946 speech in Fulton, Missouri declaring a Soviet “Iron Curtain” until Reagan and Gorbachev ended the […]


Europe’s Mario Draghi Now Starring in Bernanke’s Show

  Source: https://mises.org By Brendan Brown Europe’s Mario Draghi Now Starring in Bernanke’s Show   Just as Professor Bernanke exits center stage at the end of Act I of the monetary comedy he created, the scene shifts to Frankfurt. The star of Act II is European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi. As we pick […]

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Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street 2

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street     It’s been almost 2 weeks since Eric Cantor was shown the political door by Professor Brat and the country is still coming to terms with what it all means. Was Brat’s […]