Currencies designed to fix perceived flaws in Bitcoin could lead to competition that makes the idea of digital “cryptocurrency” stick.
I came across a recent report from the IMF, where they highlighted the importance of understanding commodity price fluctuations for commodity producing and consuming countries and the role of commodity prices in growth, inflation, and monetary and fi
And now for some heavy metal news: the Arizona state legislature has officially approved a measure to make gold and silver legal tender.
Think the 75% plunge in BitCoin values in two days has crushed all former supporters of the virtual currency (which truth be told is only back to levels from a month ago)? Wrong.
Can a booming “crypto-currency” really compete with conventional cash?
How the looming bitcoin crash will be exploited by globalists to outlaw decentralized crypto currencies
Helmut Kohl, Germany's former chancellor, has admitted that he acted like a "dictator" to bring in the single currency to the country, otherwise he "would have lost" had he held a referendum.
Notice how closely correlated bitcoin and asset accumulation by the Federal Reserve are?
Bitcoin has been all the rage lately.
Sorry, Libertarians, History Shows Bitcoin Isn't the Future ... As we consider the digital-currency phenomenon that is Bitcoin, bear in mind that there are, broadly speaking, two accounts of the origin and history of money.
While some call Bitcoin an “existential threat to the state,” local governments could soon embrace the digital currency and payment system as a practical alternative to credit and debit cards.
Yuan move would lower transaction costs, deepen ties with vital commodities supplier
In May 2010, a programmer called Laszlo asked an online forum if anyone would buy him a couple of pies in exchange for 10,000 Bitcoins, an experimental online currency launched in 2009.
BITCOIN 101: A Beginner's Guide To The Unfakeable Digital Anarchist Currency Everyone's Obsessed With
Bitcoins have been much in the news lately.
In case you missed it, someone bought a Porsche Cayman S for 300 Bitcoin yesterday.
What currency is feared by the European Central Bank as a threat to fiat monetary institutions?
Kyle Bass has been betting that Japan, which has the highest government debt-to-GDP ratio in the world, will eventually lose control of the bond market once investors wake up to this concept.
The euro has completely erased earlier losses and now it's exploding higher. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/euro-surging-2013-4#ixzz2PaLjSOdI
Pacific Investment Management Co.’s Bill Gross said the Bank of Japan’s goal to reach a 2 percent inflation target in two years using its record bond-buying program may be “unrealistic.”
BRICS Summit draws clear red lines on Syria, Iran
CEO of Euro Pacific Capital Peter Schiff's latest gold call. As gold posts its first back-to-back quarterly losses since 2001, is the metal ready for a comeback?
More than $1 billion dollars worth of a digital currency known as "bitcoins" now circulate on the web –
CEO of Euro Pacific Capital Peter Schiff's latest gold call.
Ok, I've been asked enough times, here it is -- my view and analysis of "Bitcoin", which I have taken to calling "Bitcon." That probably deserves an explanation....
"All this money printing, massive debt, and reckless deficit spending – and we have 2% inflation? I'm beginning to believe that either the deflationists are right, or the Fed's interventions are working." – Anonymous Casey Research reader
A month ago we pointed out that as a result of Australia's unprecedented reliance on China as a target export market, accounting for nearly 30% of all Australian exports...
Australian is set to say goodbye to the world's "reserve currency" in its trade dealings with economic power, China, and will enable the direct convertibility of the Australian dollar into Chinese yuan, without US Dollar intermediation
Here is the Petrodollar situation explained in a few short minutes.
Just more ammo to tell people who refuse to wake up.