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China’s Plan to End Dependency on American Trade

By Alasdair Macleod Mises Institute March 27, 2018   China’s Plan to End Dependency on American Trade   The timing of America’s announcement on new tariffs is circumstantially connected with China. In an announcement of enormous importance, a date has finally been set for trading in oil futures denominated in yuan. China’s suppliers of roughly 8.5 […]

China's Plan to End Dependency on American Trade

Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth

Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital February 5, 2018   Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth     While investors are justifiably focused on what may be the opening crescendo of a long overdue sell-off in stocks, there is not, as of yet, as feverish a discussion of the parallel sell-offs in bonds […]


While America Debates the $20 Bill, China Moves Closer to Gold

By Tho Bishop Mises.org April 24, 2016   While America Debates the $20 Bill, China Moves Closer to Gold     On Wednesday, Jack Lew announced that the US Treasury was following Ben Bernanke’s advice and keeping Alexander Hamilton on the $10, instead deciding to bring Harriett Tubman to the $20. While Lew’s news left America distracted […]

Dr. Doom Marc Faber: “Global Liquidity Will Move Into Precious Metals In The Next 3 – 6 Months”

Raising Rates Reflect Bigger Debt Not Faster Growth

April Fools in March

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital April 4, 2016   April Fools in March   It may be almost impossible to underestimate the gullibility of professional Fed watchers. At least Lucy van Pelt needed to place an actual football on the ground to fool poor Charlie Brown. But in today’s high stakes game of Federal […]


Can the US Dollar Face Down the Chinese Yuan?

By James G. Rickards Mises.org December 1, 2015   Can the US Dollar Face Down the Chinese Yuan?   [Editor’s note: Yesterday the International Monetary Fund designated the Chinese yuan as one of the global currencies used to calculate the value of Special Drawing Rights. This event may portend a significant reordering of the world’s monetary […]


The Yuan Ascends to World Reserve Status: “Dollar System Being Done Away With”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com November 30, 2015   The Yuan Ascends to World Reserve Status: “Dollar System Being Done Away With”     Today’s news is a historic milestone. The dollar’s days are numbered, and the new global economic order is shifting into place. As many insiders have expected, China has now officially gained status […]


China welcomes IMF backing to make yuan world reserve currency

By Against Crony Capitalism November 17, 2015   China welcomes IMF backing to make yuan world reserve currency     We have said in the past that the real economic “run for the hills” moment is the moment the dollar loses world reserve currency status. If that were to ever happen all sorts of things […]


Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners September 21, 2015   Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!   PARIS – “Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!” It only took a couple of minutes to realize our taxi driver had lost his mind. “You can’t trust anybody in Buenos Aires. Not the government. Not the police. Not the taxi drivers.” Especially not the taxi […]

Democracy Is A Front For Central Bank Rule

Nomi Prins

Mexico, Federal Reserve Policy and Danger Ahead for Emerging Markets

By Nomi Prins NomiPrins.com September 10, 2015   Mexico, Federal Reserve Policy and Danger Ahead for Emerging Markets   On August 27th, I had the opportunity to address the Aspen Institute, UNIFIMEX and PWC in Mexico City during a Q&A with Patricia Armendariz. Subsequenty, on August 28th, I gave the opening talk at the annual […]


Ron Paul

Blame the Federal Reserve, Not China, for Stock Market Crash

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 30, 2015     Blame the Federal Reserve, Not China, for Stock Market Crash   Following Monday’s historic stock market downturn, many politicians and so-called economic experts rushed to the microphones to explain why the market crashed and to propose “solutions” to our economic woes. Not surprisingly, most […]