In the long term, the commodities that will do well include gold, copper and crude oil, said Patrick Kerr, managing director at Amerifutures Commodities & Options, adding that pullbacks in the major commodity markets will be opportunities for investo
Just in case you thought Tim Geithner was telling the truth about desiring a strong dollar, here is an opinion by Jim Rickards on why the US is getting increasingly wrapped up in its stock market bubble, middle class and imports be damned, and why th
Gold bug Byron King claims that there is yet another reason that gold might be a reasonable investment: declining production.
This is a short montage of a lecture by Joseph Peden of the The Ludwig von Mises Institute
. . The government said the fund that protects consumer bank deposits has fallen into the red and will remain there into 2012, a pointed symbol of how the aftershocks of the financial crisis will reverberate for years as banks continue to fail at a h
Five months ago, the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee (GATA), filed a second Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Federal Reserve System for documents from 1990 to date having to do with gold swaps, gold swapped, or proposed gold swaps.
I have since verified the authenticity of the document in a conversation with the Gerald R. Ford Library archivist Mark Fischer. Although the document appears to have a declassification date stamped on it of 6-28-05, Fischer tells me that the documen
Video at site discusses Oil and what could happen to the price considering the situation in Iran, Gold, etc.
The carry trade has been an enormous gift to insiders. Not a totally riskless gift, but a huge one none the less. The idea is simple....Read Letter
So, predictably, Gold was hammered ahead of the “G-20” (nice little acronym for a criminal ruling elite, isn’t it? – more like mafia family heads getting together if you ask me) meeting in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania this weekend.
This is a follow up to the piece posted a few days ago. It's a video produced by Al Jazeera English(Yes, that Al Jazeera). Further explanation of the Carry Trade, and it's implication for the dollar.
China’s first sale of yuan bonds in Hong Kong may attract “huge” demand with an interest rate twice as high as that on savings accounts and the prospect of currency gains, Bank of Communications Ltd. said.
Lighting manufacturer Bright International said it would buy gold mines in China for a total of HK$7.41 billion ($956 million) to tap rising prices of the precious metal.
Gross debt issuance will reach $7 trillion when the current fiscal year ends this month, Treasury Acting Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets Karthik Ramanathan, said on Wednesday.
G20 purpose is to change monetary policy with SDR's as the New World Order Currency.
After yesterday we highlighted a declassified document by the Department of State, in which it was made clear just how critical it is for the US to remain "Masters of Gold", today we present a comparable memorandum from the same time period (December
A powerful hidden engine existed for close to 20 years called the Yen Carry Trade. The engine produced tainted trillion$ for its priviliged participants, whose access to cheap money was assured and whose control of government policy was tight.
“I don’t know when [the dollar] is going to strengthen,” Schiff told CNBC. “The dollar isn’t the new yen, it’s unfortunately the new peso.”
A recently declassified telegram to the Secretary of State sent in 1968, has some very distrubring revelations to gold "conspiracy theorists" who believe there could be an international arrangement to maintain a control over gold prices in the intern
The embattled US dollar is expected to come under scrutiny at a summit of developing and industrialized nations following China-led calls to review its role as a reserve currency.
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.
The trouble with being a contrarian is that you can never be quite contrarian enough. We began having doubts about the ‘feds inflate…gold soars’ hypothesis last year. It was too easy…too obvious. And if it were that easy to inflate a nation’s curr
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.
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
In other words, will IMF member gold pledges be monetized with cash?
A little more inflation might be preferable to rising unemployment or a series of fiscal measures that pile on debt bequeathed to future generations.
“China will consider buying if the price is right and the return is relatively high,” MNI quoted one of the government sources as saying. Gold, which had dipped just below $1,000 an ounce, rebounded to $1,003.45 after the report.
CNBC) Kevin Kerr discuss why gold is going to $2,200 an ounce by end of 2010. He mentions zero to nagative interest rates, gold repatriation and China as being part of a larger paradigm shift away from the dollar as the sole reserve currency. Kevin s
The U.S. Secret Service is examining more than $100 billion of U.S. government bonds confiscated in northern Italy in August, just two months after $134 billion of allegedly fake securities were seized in a nearby town. The Secret Service is analy