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Photo Auteur Above-ground Gold Stock - How Much Is There and Why Does it Matter?  by  Dan Popescu Goldbroker -
To understand the price of gold, the relevant supply is the total supply, not the new supply coming to market during the last year, week or month. The... Read more
Photo Auteur Statism is Relativism With Reference Only To Itself  by  Jesse Le Cafe Americain -
"If relativism signifies contempt for fixed categories and those who claim to be the bearers of objective immortal truth, then there is nothing more relativistic... Read more
Photo Auteur I Blame The Central Banks  by  Chris Martenson Chris Martenson -
The current bubbles in financial assets -- in equities and bonds of all grades and quality -- raging in every major market across the globe are no accident. They... Read more
Photo Auteur The interest trap… . . . and what it means to the gold market  by  Michael J. Kosares USA Gold -
"Interest rates on Treasury securities, which have been exceptionally low since the recession are projected to increase in the next few years as the... Read more
Photo Auteur A look at the coming 30-year inflation cycle  by  Clif DrokeClif -
The upcoming bottom of the 60-year cycle will drastically alter the U.S. economic landscape.  The ending of the long-term disinflationary/deflationary... Read more
Photo Auteur Will the US succeed in breaking Russia to maintain dollar hegemony?...  by  Clive Maund Clive Maund -
In Why they are making an enemy of Russia? we looked at two of the key reasons why the US is making an enemy of Russia, namely the promotion of conflict... Read more
Photo Auteur Chill Winds  by  James Howard Kunstler -
T he new year officially starts in January, but for me, and perhaps many of you, the internal calendar re-sets at the end of the summer, where the programming... Read more
Photo Auteur Why Isn’t Monetary Pumping Helping the Economy?  by  Frank Shostak 
Despite all the massive monetary pumping over the past six years and the lowering of interest rates to almost zero most commentators have expressed disappointment... Read more
Photo Auteur Useful Idiots and The Something For Nothing Society - Part IV of V  by  Ty Andros Trader View -
In this next chapter of Useful Idiots and the Something for Nothing Society, we will put the final nails into a century's UNFOLDING MADNESS. A country ... Read more
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Photo AuteurArgentine Peso Collapses on Top of Rogue Regime  by  Wolf RichterTestosterone Pit -
Adeptly managed by the central bank and the government, the Argentine peso has been plunging in perfect form, an activity it is very, very good at. And... Read more
Photo AuteurSome Wisdom About Leadership From the Depths of the Depression  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things." Peter Drucker In other words, management is about the process of organization.... Read more
Photo Auteur- It Seems Like It's Raining All Over the World  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"He was hated and rejected, a man of sorrows, acquainted with our deepest grief. We turned our backs on him and looked the other way. He was despised,... Read more
Photo AuteurThe wages-fuel-demand fallacy  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
In recent months talking heads, disappointed with the lack of economic recovery, have turned their attention to wages. If only wages could grow, they say,... Read more
Obama's "Catastrophic Defeat" in Ukraine - Mike Whitney - Counterpunch
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Photo Auteur Silver and the Unmentionables  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -
The purpose of a taboo is to avoid destruction. Those who do not respect the taboos of a culture endanger the cultural identity.Therefore, disregarding... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Credit Gradient  by  Keith WeinerMonetary Metals -
The United States, and every country, is subject to a monetary authority and legal tender laws. Here in the U.S. we have the Federal Reserve, a central... Read more
Photo AuteurProfiting from Coming QE / Debt Consequences  by  DeepcasterDeepcaster -
“Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital,… recently gave a presentation of his book….The Real Crash: America’s Coming Bankruptcy – How to Save Yourself... Read more
Photo AuteurEnormous Paper Silver Trading Volumes ...  by  David Jensen
Interview with Jay Taylor on August 26, 2014 discussing the Enormous paper silver trading volumes on LBMA and physical silver premia. Jay Taylor Interviews... Read more
Long Dated U.S. Treasuries, Government Debt, and Gold - Jay Taylor - Kitco
State Department agrees to try looking for gold records again - Chris Powell - GATA
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Photo AuteurHUI Timing Boxes  by  Gary TanashianBiiwii -
By Gary TanashianIn the previous post it was mentioned that the 2013-2014 would-be bottoming grind in HUI has been almost exactly the duration of the 2010-2011... Read more
Photo AuteurMarket Report: Summer doldrums coming to an end  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
The pattern of trading in precious metals changed for the better this week. After London's bank holiday on Monday, for the first time in a long time the... Read more
Photo Auteur“Central Banks Should Give Money Directly To The People” – Gold Bullish CFR Proposal  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
“Central Banks Should Give Money Directly To The People” – Gold Bullish CFR Proposal Helicopter Janet? Last week, a very radical proposal appeared in... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - A Tale of Two Metals Markets -  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Nothing of particular interest was shown in the Comex reports from yesterday. Tomorrow we bid adieu to the August contract. Time to move our eyes to... Read more
Photo AuteurBank of Canada Holds Swiss, Dutch, Swedish Gold As Swiss Repatriation Referendum Looms  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Bank Of Canada Holds Swiss, Dutch, Swedish Gold As Swiss Repatriation Referendum Looms Ex Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney, now Bank of England governor,... Read more
Central banks get discounts for trading EVERYTHING through CME Group and Comex - Chris Powell - Gata
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Photo AuteurFive myths about the Gold Standard I : Ron Paul and Larry McDonald  by  Charleston VoiceKnology -  (5)
Americans are for the most part ignorant of the gold 'standard' envisioned by Ron Paul. Before the 'unenlightened ones' lend an ear to the quacks and... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Millennium Star  by  Famous diamonds
The 777-carat rough diamond that was eventually transformed into the 203.04-carat "Millennium Star" diamond was discovered in the Mbuji-Mayi district of... Read more
Photo Auteur How To Hide Your Gold And Silver  by  Jason HamlinGold Stock Bull -  (22)
The following tips for where to store your gold are provided by Now that you are potentially making the decision to move into true money,... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Lost Cabin Mine  by  Lost Mines
1898 : The claim recently made in a western newspaper that the famous "Lost Cabin" gold mine has been found recalls the fact that the mine has been "found"... Read more
The BIS : Ruling The World of Money - Edward Jay Epstein
The relevance and importance of Gold in the World Monetary System - Peter W. Millar - Gata
The 10 Richest Mining Districts in the World - Mining Districts - Inord
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Photo Auteur1st September 1939 and Other Poems  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
The world is charged with the grandeur of God. It will flame out, like shining from shook foil; It gathers to a greatness, like the ooze of oil Crushed.... Read more
 From Bondage to Bondage - Food for thought  (12)
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Photo AuteurThe Yield Curve and Our Weakened Economy  by  Frank Shostak
So far in August the differential between the yield on the 10-year Treasury note and the yield on the 3-month Treasury bill stands at 2.38 percent against 2.95... Read more
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Available Now - New Australian Lunar And Kookaburra Bullion Coins Perth Mint Blog
Silver Forum Members Visit The Perth Mint Perth Mint Blog
France asks for more ECB action to weaken euro Chris Powell
Koos Jansen: Chinese weekly gold demand highest since February Chris Powell
New silver fix mechanism won't stop futures price suppression in New York, Speck says Chris Powell
Review extols Willem Middelkoop's 'The Big Reset' as 'a phenomenal book' Chris Powell
Promoting his new book, Rickards details the furious international currency war Chris Powell
KWN interviews Stockman, von Greyerz, Stoferle, Celente, and Pento Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurPrecious Metals Continue To Show Weakness With One Exception  by  Warren BevanPrecious Metals Stock Review -
By Warren BevanU.S. markets and leading stocks continue to show strong and positive action, mostly early in the week.It really has been a great August,... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Mystery Of The Discount Rate  by  Antal E. Fekete
In the previous Lecture I explained how discounting bills of exchange was invented, how the discount rate appeared, and how changes in the propensity to... Read more
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Photo AuteurVenezuelan Bolivar Plunges to Record Low on Black Market; Bond Default Coming Up in October?  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Please consider the "official" exchange rate of the Bolivar to the USD. Bolivar vs. US Dollar From 2005 to 2009 the official exchange rate was 2 bolivars... Read more
Photo Auteur Massive 60% Stock Market Correction Coming: “Period Of Extreme Turmoil”  by  Mac SlavoSHTFPlan -  (4)
The confidence game is almost up warns Prudent Bear Fund President David Tice. And when the economic recovery and stock market build-up is finally revealed... Read more
Photo Auteur Trapped in Venezuela: Looking to Get Out? Good Luck!  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Every day, the cost of a plane ticket out of Venezuela goes up. That assumes you can get a plane ticket, and you probably cannot, even if you booked three... Read more
Photo AuteurCredibility Trap: The War On Whistleblowers  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
“Everything secret degenerates, even the administration of justice; nothing is safe that does not show how it can bear discussion and publicity.” John... Read more
Photo AuteurIMF Chief Under Investigation in French Fraud Case; Meet David Lipton (an Obama Clone), Lagarde's Po  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
IMF chief Christine Lagarde Under Formal Investigation in French fraud case. IMF chief Christine Lagarde has been put under formal investigation by... Read more
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Eurozone Currency Dispute Intensifies: France Wants More ECB Action to Correct Overvalued Euro, Germ Mish
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Photo AuteurCanaccord's Luke Smith: Five Aussie Companies with Cash Flows, Low Costs and MOUs  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Mining Report: Australian mining shares had a great July. Was that a one-off or indicative of a trend? Luke Smith: July tends to be good because the... Read more
Photo AuteurKeith Phillips: M&A Prey Offer Compelling Buying Opportunities  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Gold Report: Canada's Financial Post reports that as of July 30, 2014, there have been 41 mining deals worth a combined CA$7.1 billion (CA$7.1B) in... Read more
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The Life Sciences Report: From your investment firm's perspective in Australia, how are the life sciences performing this year? Matthijs Smith: It has... Read more
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Who could have ever imagined that North America would surpass Saudi Arabia as the world's largest producer of oil and natural gas liquids? A decade ago, ... Read more
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The Life Sciences Report: You had an interesting career before you came to Wall Street. You spent several years with KPMG Corporate Finance, where you... Read more
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