I just flipped this on in the background and have already heard about protestors they are looking for....
On Wednesday, Congressman Paul appeared on Bloomberg TV to discuss the Fed's role in creating the financial crisis, how it has destroyed our economy, and the alternative presented by a free market.
World leaders at the G20 meeting here on Thursday were closing in on a statement calling for new restraints on banker pay, but would not endorse specific monetary caps, a deal-breaker for the United States.
UK and French officials were exasperated on Thursday over US proposals that could threaten both countries’ seats on the IMF board of directors. Under the US plans, the IMF board would be cut from 24 seats to 20 with fewer European representatives.
Investing guru Marc Faber advises investors to switch off Ben Bernanke, ignore his government-sponsored “We will keep inflation in check” line — and be sure to buy gold to protect yourself. “Government is there to do something for itself, not for pe
Let me pose a question to you. Let's say you own a $200,000 house free and clear. Let's further say that you would like fire insurance. Just in case you are a klutz in the kitchen, for example.
Standards of Living will fall Economic Armageddon!
I'm scratching my head on this one.
The pound fell, weakening to 91 pence per euro for the first time in more than five months, on speculation the Bank of England favors currency declines to boost the economy.
Actually, the challenge is to lock up the malefactors, liars and thieves, of which there have been and are many.
The sun is setting on the US dollar as the ultra-loose monetary policy of the US Federal Reserve forces China and the vibrant economies of the emerging world to forge a new global currency order, according to a new report by HSBC.
Many believe the reason to be a Trilateral Plan to corner the Gold Market.
The Federal Reserve System has disclosed to the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc. that it has gold swap arrangements with foreign banks that it does not want the public to know about. The disclosure, GATA says, contradicts denials provided by th
One set of laws which I haven't discussed recently are the antitrust laws. The two primary U.S. antitrust laws are the Sherman and the Clayton Acts
Ceding ground amid growing business opposition, the Obama administration on Wednesday signaled a willingness to exempt retailers, real estate brokers, lawyers, auto dealers, cable companies and accountants from oversight of its proposed Consumer Fina
If GATA's latest dispatch is correct, then yes, and they reach to the very pinnacle of modern financial oligarchy, represented by none other than the US Federal Reserve. GATA believes that the Fed has implicitly confirmed the existence of gold swap a
New Frontier Bank, the largest lender in northern Colorado, had a lot to be proud of in early 2007. Assets had grown by 66 percent the previous year and profits by 53 percent. American Banker rated the bank the ninth- most efficient in the country.
Following testimony in the morning before the House Financial Services Committee on the Administration’s proposals for regulatory reform, Treasury Secretary Geithner will meet in the afternoon with former vice chairman and managing director of Goldma
Paul Crudele asks: "What did Hank know and when did he know it?" If Paulson passed any of those thoughts on to people who could (and did) profit from it, then that would have been very illegal inside information.
One of the most ambitious projects undertaken by the Administration and Goldman Sachs, that seeks to entrench the Wall Street oligarchy, is cap-and-trade. Yet, just like all the other initiatives percolating in Obama's docket, there are still many op
And they just paid off the Treasury with taxpayer money.
The U.S.'s Ponzi-scheme economy requires massive and rising borrowing (on into infinity) in order to avoid financial implosion on the more than $57 trillion in total public/private debt – which does not include the additional $70 trillion or so in un
There's nothing that rattles a banker's heart like the prospect of credit losses when you're 80% of the market. I mean, that could be a problem, no?
The Federal Reserve has started talks with bond dealers about withdrawing the unprecedented amount of cash injected into the financial system the last two years, according to people with knowledge of the discussions.
....the FDIC bond.
Irving Fisher said, a few days before the 1929 stock market crash that, "Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau."
When the Fed spends the time and money to provide an "in depth" analysis of whether the asset bubbles it itself creates over and over are predictable, you know you have reached escape velocity.
Obama’s proposal wasn’t to be taken seriously anyway. Knowing the growing support for Ron Paul’s bill to audit the fed, Obama merely created this act of symbolism in hopes of putting out the fire.
As part of a sweeping reform effort in response to last year's financial crisis, Obama has proposed empowering the Fed further by tasking it with deciding whether a financial institution has grown so big and over-leveraged that its failure could brin
Been holding your breath waiting for government-owned insurance giant AIG to pay back the $120.7 billion taxpayer bailout money? You may want to exhale.