LATEST NEWS : Europe Stocks Rise Amid ECB Stimulus Bets After CPI Data

European stocks rose, heading for the longest quarterly winning streak since 2006, as investors speculated that the European Central Bank will boost stimulus after a report showed euro-area inflation slowed this month. continue reading at bloomberg.com

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LATEST NEWS : Draghi Is Forced to Match Words With Action

A bit more than two years ago, the European Central Bank performed an amazing magic trick: With the promise that he would do “whatever it takes” to hold the euro area together, ECB President Mario Draghi managed to bring Europe back from the brink of financial and economic disaster. continue reading at bloombergview.com

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LATEST NEWS : French public debt over 2.0 trillion euros for first time

France’s public debt topped the symbolic level of 2.0 trillion euros for the first time, in the second quarter of the year, the national statistics agency INSEE said Tuesday. The total national debt amounted to 2.023 trillion euros ($2.57 trillion), INSEE said, which represents 95.1 percent of gross domestic product (GDP). European Union rules limit […]

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018: How To Invest In Gold & Silver

In the last episode we looked at the minimum ROI you need to focus on when investing your funds. Today we’re going to look at how to invest in Gold & Silver. In this episode I take you through all the different methods, advantages and disadvantages and my favourite way of investing so you make […]

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LATEST NEWS : Draghi Devaluing Euro Cheers ECB as Inflation Seen Fading

Mario Draghi’s strategy for reviving the euro area looks like devaluation. While the European Central Bank president says the exchange rate isn’t a policy target, officials aren’t secretive about their approval of the currency’s almost 10 percent slide. The depreciation increases the cost of imports and boosts exporters’ competitiveness, aiding the effort to revive inflation […]

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LATEST NEWS : CENTRAL BANKING IS FINANCIAL TERRORISM

“By a continuing process of inflation, governments can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizens. There is no subtler, no surer means of overturning the existing basis of society than to debauch the currency. The process engages all the hidden forces of economic law on the side of destruction, […]

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LATEST NEWS : Richard Cantillon and Fiat Money

Richard Cantillon is worth remembering. An Irishman, Cantillon was born in 1680 and died in 1734. He went into banking in Paris and witnessed the rise and fall of John Law’s huge speculative business in all its glory, which ruined France. The business included saving the finances of the French Crown with a mythical investment […]

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LATEST NEWS : Ned Naylor-Leyland Suggests Media Overhanging an Exposé of Rigging in the Silver Markets

This is an excerpt of a statement apparently made by Ned Naylor-Leyland about an article involving alleged evidence presented on silver rigging that has failed to see publication anywhere for a year.  This statement has now appeared in several public places overnight.  A quick email to Ned last night confirmed that it was his.  I have found Ned to […]

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LATEST NEWS : A Rational Look at Gold

The fundamentals that drive gold prices higher are in full force and improving. Central banks are buying more of the precious metal (to add to their reserves), while countries that are known to be big consumers of gold bullion post increased demand. According to the India Bullion & Jewellers’ Association, India’s monthly gold bullion imports […]

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LATEST NEWS : Plight of Germany – Down For the Count?

When the final epitaph is written on the decline and fall of Germany, how will it review Merkel? With fond memories or the catalyst of doom? In the background of the war rhetoric against Russia, the European financial crisis continues to smolder where the stench is starting to be noticed as the Euro keep declining. European […]

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