The Canadian Economy Shrinks At The Fastest Pace Since The Last Financial Crisis
Call bond-market veteran Bill Gross a "broken watch." He doesn't care.
The first Tulips were brought over from Istanbul (then known as Constantinople) by a horticulturalist named Carolus Clusius in 1593.
We are not the victims of the world we see. Our delusions, our beliefs have consequences. The fact that our delusions are often invisible to us does not make them any less powerful or any less consequential. Again, Mackay observed that a population s
It is no secret that earnings have gone nowhere over the past two years (and are set to decline for 6 consecutive quarters), while on a GAAP basis earnings as of 2015 were the lowest since 2010…
The Federal Reserve admits it needs Another $4 Trillion In QE To Offset An "Economic Shock" ? Will this be the "Houdini act" to offset an economic shock? American financial analyst,stockbroker, author, CEO and chief global strategist of Euro
One week after RealVision brought us the latest Jeff Gundlach interview, in which the DoubleLine bond king explained why he is now "100% net short", on Friday Grant Williams interviewed Jim Rogers, in which George Soros' former partner (the two
The Federal Reserve meeting at Jackson Hole has been covered by the mainstream media in ways that gave the impression that policy discussions were a kind of theoretical exercise.
The fate of the global economy was decided decades ago as deficits, debts and derivatives started their exponential growth and reached the time bomb phase that we are now in. This final chapter of this 100-year era will end in "a final and total ca
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth was a bit more sluggish than initially thought in the second quarter as businesses aggressively ran down stocks of unsold goods, offsetting a spurt in consumer spending.
Huky Guru on Guru's Blog posted a chart that answers the question: How Long Will it Take For the ECB to Own All Sovereign Debt of Eurozone Countries?
In July 1944, just weeks after the successful Allied invasion of Normandy, hundreds of delegates from around the world gathered in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire to determine the future of the global financial system.
Life in Venezuela now consists of empty grocery stores, record rates of violent crime, and widespread shortages of just about everything.
Fed Worries Are Crushing Gold and Silver Stocks … Gold slumped today, finishing at its lowest level in a month after investors grew worried that the Fed would signal that interest rates would rise when it meets this week. - Motley Fool
Amid expectations that The Kingdom will sell bonds as early as next month, investors are panic-buying protection against default on Saudi Arabia.
James Grant, Wall Street expert and editor of the investment newsletter «Grant's Interest Rate Observer», warns of a crash in sovereign debt, is puzzled over the actions of the Swiss National Bank and bets on gold.
Wealthy Have Nearly Healed From Recession; the Poor Haven't … The Great Recession and the subsequent recovery from it have deepened the wedge between the very wealthy and everyone else in America, plunging the poor deeper into debt and wiping ou
Denmark needs creative solutions to its labor shortages
Yesterday was the end of some short-lived rallies as stocks fell back from their record highs and the dollar index retreated back to pre-Brexit lows. In the long term, these changes are showing the dollar continues to lose its purchasing power due to
On June 5, 2014 when the ECB officially announced that the rate on its deposit facility would go negative, we posted "NIRP Has Arrived: Europe Officially Enters The "Monetary Twilight Zone."
Protectionists of all stripes often rail about trade deficits. An unfavorable balance of trade. One of the catch phrases of these people, because at some level they realize the value of trade, is that they want "fair trade."
It's been a bad month for German chancellor Angela Merkel, whose approval ratings fell sharply last month, a ZDF poll showed on Friday, in the second sign of a voter backlash to her refugee policy since Islamist militant attacks in Germany last month
According to various reports, the Russian government is reconsidering the neoliberal policy that has served Russia so badly since the collapse of the Soviet Union. If Russia had adopted an intelligent economic policy, Russia's economy would be far
Deutsche Bank Unexpectedly Found To Have Massive Capital Gap, Larger Than Its Entire Market Cap
A TOP economist has warned that Germany's biggest bank is teetering on the edge of crisis and they only way to protect it against future shocks is to nationalise it.
The Economic Collapse In Venezuela Is So Bad That People Are Slaughtering And Eating Zoo Animals
The Brexit vote was never just about whether the Brits would reject rule from Brussels.
Sinking oil prices and a full blown liquidity crisis has brought the Saudi Arabian economy to screeching halt, a topic we've explored on various occasions.
Governments don't work on any level. But global government is worst of all. It will deliver ruin, mass incarceration and ultimately genocide.
Is the world economy a giant Rube Goldberg machine for the power elites? Are the rest of us just cogs in a wheel that need to be pushed and prodded with "policies" to get the results that the power elites want? They certainly believe so.