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The Government Will Feed Your Wealth to Zombie Banks

26.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Government Will Feed Your Wealth to Zombie Banks

The government says bank bailouts are in favor of economic health...but what about taxpayers? And why is this proven alternative being ignored?

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Shady Central Bankers Are Lining up at the Guillotine

23.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on Shady Central Bankers Are Lining up at the Guillotine

Central banks are losing the trust of financial markets, pushing up the value of gold and prompting leading economists to conclude that people may soon revolt...

Gold Value Up as Faith in Banks Deflates

22.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on Gold Value Up as Faith in Banks Deflates

Bloomberg suggested that gold value would rise without inflation because confidence in central banks would vanish. Well, right now there is no inflation, and gold is indeed rising...

The Welfare State is Killing French Wealth

21.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Welfare State is Killing French Wealth

The meaning of the word "GDP" in a country like France, where the State controls more than 56% of the economy, is not the same as in countries with larger private sectors. Does this explain why France creates many jobs...but so little wealth?

What Happened to Big Tech’s Cash?

20.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on What Happened to Big Tech’s Cash?

Earlier this month when Goldman Sachs judged tech stocks overpriced, investors sold them. When money leaves one place, it goes to another...so where did big tech's money go?

The Defining Development of 21st Century Finance

19.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Defining Development of 21st Century Finance

Negative-rate bonds reached $9,500 billion in May, a 10.5% increase from April. What does "negative rate" mean in our world where money is no longer merchandise, metal, or even banknotes...but simply debt?

The Welfare State Will Ride Macron Straight into Your Pocket

16.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Welfare State Will Ride Macron Straight into Your Pocket

Expect more machines in the workshop of the bureaucracy...and which are Macron's favorites? The sectors of environment, health, and transport...the key sectors of crony capitalism.

Greedy Big Tech Is Suffocating the Market

15.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on Greedy Big Tech Is Suffocating the Market

Uber, Amazon, Facebook, Google, Apple, and Netflix all belong to the real economy...but are they contributing to real growth?

Don’t Buy Uber’s $70 Billion Claim

14.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on Don’t Buy Uber’s $70 Billion Claim

The growth of credit or capital is not the growth of wealth. Otherwise, Uber's drivers would be rich and Uber's shareholders would be rewarded in dividends, not virtual capital gains.

Tech Turbulence Won’t Kill the NASDAQ

13.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on Tech Turbulence Won’t Kill the NASDAQ

Weak trees do not endanger the forest. They must fall to make room for the strong...just make sure that you aren't underneath them when they come down.

The Camouflaged Hole in the NASDAQ

12.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Camouflaged Hole in the NASDAQ

If the bitcoin - an electronic currency that escapes the central bankers - is an indicator of distrust of the monetary system, then its rise is not a good sign.

This Golden Window is Closing

07.06.2017 • FranceComments Off on This Golden Window is Closing

. If you think that gold has a role to play, debts may not be repaid, and the political currency system is close to collapse, then here is a suggestion: buy a little gold while you still can. But not just any gold...

Politics, Polls, and the Parasitocracy

24.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on Politics, Polls, and the Parasitocracy

Financial systems allow the Parasitocracy to feed itself through complicated tax codes, allocations, subsidies and wealth redistribution. While bankruptcy-proof bankers lend to incompetent governments and manipulable taxpayers, central banks remain silent...

“A Cashless Society, Desirable for Some, Formidable for Others.”

23.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on “A Cashless Society, Desirable for Some, Formidable for Others.”

Let us put it bluntly, we rank among the "others", those who believe that the establishment of such a society would be a significant step against liberty. It would give power to an "empowered agent" to cut off your money at any time.

How You Can Avoid Polluted Markets

19.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on How You Can Avoid Polluted Markets

Despite the low rate of employment, the alarming level of student loans, subprime automobile loans, the lack of purchasing power of the workers, and other industry difficulties, indexes are breaking record on record...How are these companies increasing

Why Big Pharma Is the Face of Crony Capitalism

17.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on Why Big Pharma Is the Face of Crony Capitalism

The European Commission is investigating the prices charged by the South African laboratory Aspen Pharmacare, suspected of price-gouging in five anti-cancer treatments, particularly against blood cancers.

The Myth of French Politics.

10.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Myth of French Politics.

 By Henry Bonner – The Strategy and Council Letter (France) – We had almost forgotten that an election was happening yesterday … an oversight that caused us a little pride … On the other hand, the election of Macron had an almost

France in Reverse: Why the Swiss Are So Rich

10.05.2017 • FranceComments Off on France in Reverse: Why the Swiss Are So Rich

 By Olivier Perrin – The Little Economist (France) – Dear reader, Do not laugh at the title of this letter and read it to the end, it is serious . It begins rather far from our preoccupation, in a small country, rich and mountainous. It is

Can the Future of France be Salvaged?

20.04.2017 • FranceComments Off on Can the Future of France be Salvaged?

The French are helplessly watching as their employment rate, real income, and wealth-per-capita drop further and further. What do the presidential candidates suggest? Throw more money at it!