Posts Tagged ‘Fed’

  • The Market Needs to Fall 80% – Will the Deep State Allow It?

    17.01.2018 • United StatesComments Off on The Market Needs to Fall 80% – Will the Deep State Allow It?

    Like a “Closing Out Sale” that never seems to end, people are beginning to think that this “Stock Market Surge” may not be totally on the level. Unlike an honest bull market, it may never end…

  • France Openly Declares War on Bitcoin

    15.12.2017 • FranceComments Off on France Openly Declares War on Bitcoin

    Private virtual currencies hinder the authorities, especially since the "financial stability" touted by central bankers is a myth. As a result the French financial crimes unit openly bashed bitcoin.

  • Janet Yellen’s Kangaroo Exit Interview

    22.11.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on Janet Yellen’s Kangaroo Exit Interview

    The outgoing chair of the Fed had to be interviewed by a fellow central banker equally responsible for the 2008 mess to ensure there would be no tough questions. The Baron of Lothbury was head of the Bank of England before and during the 2008 crisis, and now

  • The Fed Just Admitted to Lying About Inflation

    27.09.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Fed Just Admitted to Lying About Inflation

    The Fed admits that it does not understand anything, that its statistics are cumbersome and that it does not know what causes inflation, but the market does not care!

  • China Lays Its Trap

    11.09.2017 • United KingdomComments Off on China Lays Its Trap

    Encouraging speculators doesn’t sound great, especially if you’re a communist. So why did the Chinese government make the change? It’s a clever strategic move – a trap for speculators and evasive action on the pressure from overseas policymakers.

  • What Astrology Can Teach You About the Economy

    17.08.2017 • FranceComments Off on What Astrology Can Teach You About the Economy

    As astrologers rely on the position of the stars to read the future, our central bankers rely on economic models to guide our economy.

  • The Dollar Is About to Fall… Big Time

    27.07.2017 • FranceComments Off on The Dollar Is About to Fall… Big Time

    The Fed has chosen to leave its key rates unchanged until further notice, but at the same time, it talks a lot about the imminent reduction in its balance sheet. If you're European, you should start thinking about an American vacation.

  • The “Trump Bump” Just Became the “Trump Slump.”

    27.07.2017 • United StatesComments Off on The “Trump Bump” Just Became the “Trump Slump.”

    With all the hullabaloo in Washington, it’s highly unlikely that the pols could pass a serious program of tax, regulatory, and spending reform – even if they wanted to. That leaves the “reflation trade” – aka the “Trump bump” – orphaned 10

  • The $27 Billion Truth About Warren Buffett

    11.07.2017 • United StatesComments Off on The $27 Billion Truth About Warren Buffett

    The Fed has begun a “tightening cycle" to raise its key interest rate, little by little, in quarter-point increments. This leaves us wondering: How dumb is the Fed, and what do investors know about them that you don't?

  • A New Rate Hike Would Break the Bull

    21.06.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on A New Rate Hike Would Break the Bull

    The Fed may push rates up again before the end of the year, given that the market continues to climb despite their latest increase. However, insiders believe that a new rate hike could rock the system to its fall...

  • Here Are the Facts About the Fed’s Rate Hike

    16.06.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Here Are the Facts About the Fed’s Rate Hike

    We are on record: The Fed will never raise rates in any serious way. Nor will it ever willingly “normalize” its balance sheet. So what’s going on?

  • Higher Rates Rallied the Dollar and Wrecked the Euro

    15.06.2017 • SwitzerlandComments Off on Higher Rates Rallied the Dollar and Wrecked the Euro

    The ECB intends to keep its rate constant in the face of the Fed's increase. The result: The euro has gone down against the dollar, and other currencies have exploded...

  • The Calm Is About to Give Way To The Storm

    14.06.2017 • United StatesComments Off on The Calm Is About to Give Way To The Storm

    Dysfunction in Washington. Meltdown of the techs. No matter how rough the seas get, the markets glide along…reminiscent of 'The Great Moderation', which set up investors for the 2008 crisis...

  • 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.

  • Like Manna from Heaven, Fed’s Easy Money Flows Freely

    21.04.2017 • United StatesComments Off on Like Manna from Heaven, Fed’s Easy Money Flows Freely

    Today, the world’s major economies, twisted and befuddled by central bankers’ policies, depend on debt. In the U.S., $2.5 trillion in new credit is required every year – just to stay in about the same place.

  • Shutter Your Windows – A Hurricane Is Coming

    20.04.2017 • Gold and Natural ResourcesComments Off on Shutter Your Windows – A Hurricane Is Coming

    Household debt is once again at more than $14 trillion – the level that set off the crisis of 2008–’09. At that level, consumers have a hard time spending. Despite these warnings, the Fed is still patting itself on the back.

  • How Long Will The Party Last?

    20.03.2017 • The EconomyComments Off on How Long Will The Party Last?

    By Selva Freigedo – Port Phillip Insider Extra (Australia) – It was late 1996. Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan was writing a speech while in his bath tub — where he spent much of his time due to back pain — when he came up with the

  • Why American Interest Rates Matter to India

    17.03.2017 • Central BanksComments Off on Why American Interest Rates Matter to India

    The United States still forms around one-fourth of the global gross domestic product (GDP). It remains the largest consumer in the world. And any global recovery isn’t going to happen, without the American economy finding its way back to where it

  • The Deep State Turns Citizens Into Zombies.

    23.02.2017 • The EconomyComments (0)

    Why does extreme poverty persist in Baltimore and other places? Because the feds pay people not to try. Why do rich kids often get nowhere in life? Because their parents give them money. Why does the U.S. economy stagnate? Because fewer people are learning.

  • Federal Reserve Pays US Government $92 Billion

    12.01.2017 • InvestingComments (0)

    By Nick O’Connor – Capital and Conflict (Great Britain) – n today’s Capital & Conflict… scamming your way to a $92 billion “profit”… why our monetary system is built on shaky foundations… a simple way to make $3,000… the

  • Make Up Your Mind, Yellen: Is Market Valuation High or Normal?

    28.12.2016 • InvestingComments (0)

    By Vern Gowdie – The Gowdie Letter (AUS)  ‘I would highlight that equity-market valuations at this point generally are quite high. Not so high when you compare returns on equity to returns on safe assets like bonds, which are also very low, but there

  • What American Interest Rates Mean for the World Economy

    20.12.2016 • Central BanksComments (0)

    In Germany interest rates creep slowly and quietly upwards, without being noticed by anyone. All of this has tangible consequences for us savers and consumers and a fatal impact on the global economy.

  • Have Half the Voters Been Bribed?

    09.11.2016 • Politics and WarComments (0)

    By Bill Bonner – Bill Bonner’s Diary (USA) “Hey, it says here it is a federal crime to accept a gift in exchange for your vote.” Elizabeth was examining her absentee ballot as we drove down I-95. “I thought half the population got some form

  • Expect the Fed to Raise Interest Rates in December

    04.11.2016 • Gold and Natural ResourcesComments (0)

    By Simone Wampler – La Strategie de Simone Wampler (France) – US elections in November, rising the Fed’s key rate in December: it is urgent you prepare and maintain your available cash. Hardly the new president inducted, the Fed will probably forced