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Photo Auteur Why China thinks gold is the buy of the century (. . . In one easy lesson*)  by  Michael J. Kosares USA Gold -
Let's start with some big, but digestible numbers: $3,950,000,000,000 = China’s total foreign exchange reserves $1,250,000,000,000 = Value of the world’s... Read more
Photo Auteur We’ll Become ISIS  by  James Howard Kunstler Kunstler.com -
I played fiddle at a small-town, country dance last night with several other musicians and it was a merry enough time because that kind of self-made music... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold Market Update  by  Clive Maund Clive Maund -
Some of you may remember those gold ingot vending machines that started to pop up at airports and other places several years ago, which were of course... Read more
Photo Auteur Scottish Referendum Gives Reasons to be Hopeful  by  Ron Paul Daily Paul -
Even though it ultimately failed at the ballot box, the recent campaign for Scottish independence should cheer supporters of the numerous secession movements ... Read more
Photo Auteur Keynesian vs. Austrian Economics  by  Tim Iacono The Mess that Greenspan Made -
Here’s a pretty neat infographic from the Austrian Insider detailing the key differences between two very different schools of thought on economics – Keynesian... Read more
Photo Auteur Market Report: $1200 for gold underpinned by physical demand  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And Economics.org -
This week saw gold rally $15 to $1233 on Tuesday before sliding to $1207 yesterday morning, then rallying in the afternoon. Silver's moves tracked gold's,... Read more
Photo Auteur Major Stock Selloff Looms 2  by  Adam Hamilton Zeal Intelligence -
Since early 2013 the US stock markets have done nothing but rally, levitating thanks to the Fed’s oft-implied backstop.This incredibly unnatural behavior... Read more
Photo Auteur When Leverage Fails and Hope Turns to Fear  by  Ty Andros Trader View -
In today's TedBits we will be outlining a lot of smoke signals. They signal fires burning and about to break out. As everyone is aware, the Federal Reserve ... Read more
Photo Auteur A Stop Spike Event  by  Richard Mills Ahead of the herd -
Population growth reports say we can expect, barring WW lll or a virus like Ebola going airborne, upwards of 11.4 billion people on the planet by the 2060s.... Read more
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Photo Auteur Economic Atonement  by  Peter SchiffEuropac -  (4)
This Friday is Yom Kippur, the day when Jews around the world ask forgiveness for their transgressions from the year past. Rabbis remind the penitent to... Read more
Photo AuteurFed Up With Federal Inaction, States Act Alone on Cap-and-Trade  by  Oilprice.com
Unsatisfied with the pace at which the federal government is acting to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, several U.S. states and a few Canadian provinces ... Read more
Photo AuteurInto The Fray  by  Captain HookTreasure Chest -
Into the fray – a term with several meanings that helps define the juncture humanity finds itself pressing up against at the moment, poised to descend... Read more
Photo AuteurYo - This Market is Set For a Major Correction  by  Michael PentoPento Portfolio Strategies -
Wall Street came to a halt recently, as Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its Initial Public Offering debut. The media became myopically focused... Read more
 Elephant in the Room Minsky Moment - Mish - Global Economic Analysis  (4)
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Photo Auteur Big Al Talks Gold Reval  by  Stewart ThomsonGraceland Updates -
Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson1.In America, there is a lot of talk about higher interest rates, and I would argue that most of those fears are already... Read more
Photo AuteurTruth, Consequences, and Confiscations  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -
I think it's normal to have doubts - especially in rigged markets like this. Stockholm Syndrome creeps in and we begin questioning everything. Commenting... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Financial Crisis is mainly an Energy problem  by  Egon von GreyerzMatterhorn Asset Management -
THE MATTERHORN INTERVIEW: Maarten van Mourik – September 2014 “The financial crisis is only partly financial but mainly an energy problem” Dutch economist... Read more
Photo AuteurDoes Surging Demand For Gold and Silver Coins Signal a Bottom?  by  John RubinoDollar Collapse -  (4)
Reports of individuals snapping up near-record numbers of gold and silver coins are coming in from around the world: U.S. Mint American Eagle... Read more
Photo Auteur"The Fate of Empires," by Sir John Glubb  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics -
A friend sent me this lovely piece, which originally appeared as an article in Blackwood's Magazine in 1976. It is brief, but has a lot of wonderful... Read more
Selling the Family Silver - Jeffrey Lewis
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Photo AuteurGold Is “Universally Acceptable” and Why China Is Buying - Greenspan  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Alan Greenspan, former Chairman of the Fed, had an article entitled “Golden Rule - Why Beijing Is Buying” published in Foreign Policy, the journal of the... Read more
Photo AuteurForex Volatility Predicting Bottom in Precious Metals?  by  Jeb HandwergerGold Stock Trades -
Summary Volatility in foreign exchange market as investors flee euro and yen for liquid U.S. dollar. Euro and yen hitting multi-year lows. Inflation... Read more
Photo AuteurSingapore Becoming Global Gold Hub - Launches Kilo Bar Contract And Gold ATMs  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Singapore continues its push to be a global gold hub. The new exchange traded Singapore kilobar gold contract will launch in less than two weeks - on October... Read more
Photo AuteurRussia’s Gokhran Buying Gold Bullion In 2014 and Will Buy Palladium In 2015  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Gokhran, the Russian precious metals and gems repository, said it has been buying gold bullion in 2014 and will likely to start buying palladium bullion... Read more
Photo AuteurConspiracy fact: The European Central Bank Gold Agreement is renewed  by  Chris PowellGATA -
Bullion Vault research director Adrian Ash notes that the fourth European Central Bank Gold Agreement takes effect today, extends for five years, and removes... Read more
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View RSS Feed for this category Manipulation, Missing and Fractional Gold
Photo AuteurDo JPM and Citi Control the NY Fed (and US Monetary Policy)?  by  David Jensen
MP3: Interview with Jay Taylor taped on September 29, 2014. 1. Shanghai Gold Exchange and Shanghai Metal Exchange physical metals ... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Price of Gold and the Art of War, Part II  by  Darryl Robert SchoonSurvive the Crisis -
If you wait by the river long enough, the bodies of your enemies will float bySun Tzu, The Art of War, fifth century BCTHE 1999 GOLD CRISISThe 1999 gold... Read more
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Photo AuteurHow to Buy Silver Online  by  Mike MaloneyGoldSilver -  (7)
This guide is for any potential silver investor looking to buy silver online to protect wealth or maximize gains. Although there are literally dozens... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Jonker  by  Famous diamonds
The Jonker diamond gets its name from Johannes Jacobus Jonker who was a 62-year old white South African settler with a claim at Elandsfontein, South Africa... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Value of Doing Nothing  by  Franklin Sanders
When Hannibal crossed the Alps, invaded Italy and inflicted a disastrous defeat on the Romans at Lake Trasimene in 217 B.C. the Romans had their backs... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Lost Padre Mine, New Mexico  by  Lost Mines
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Photo AuteurA Central Banker's Spectacular Fall  by  Paul TustainBullion Vault -
When John Law was faced with crippling sovereign debts in eighteenth century France he issued a lot of successful paper money and made the country feel... Read more
Photo AuteurPolitical Unification : a Generalized Progression Theorem  by  J.G. Hülsmann
A characteristic feature of modern civilization is the steady growth of government.1 This government growth occurs under two forms: either through a more... Read more
Photo AuteurEducation After the Collapse – School When There Is No Classroom  by  Mac SlavoSHTFPlan -
Forthose of uspaying attention towhat’s happening in the worldaround us, thecoming collapseis aforegone conclusion. Allsigns point to theinevitable:that... Read more
The Fed's Predecessors in American History - central Banks - Mises.org
Mining for the Next Million Years - George Reisman
  Treasure Island (Robert Louis Stevenson) - Treasures and Gold Fever - Gasl
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How the Laffer curve really works - Gerard Jackson - Brookes News
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Photo AuteurGold vs Silver during Precious-Metals Bull Markets  by  Steve Saville  (3) - The Speculative Investor -
It is widely believed that silver outperforms gold during bull markets for these metals, but that's only partially true. It's true that silver tends to... Read more
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Why China Is the Golden Dragon In the Room That So Few Will Even Discuss Jesse
SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Skittish Jesse
Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - End of September, Hello Non-Farm Payrolls Jesse
BIS is main mechanism for manipulating the gold market, Rickards says Chris Powell
Greenspan: Gold is the ultimate money and China well might want more Chris Powell
Ned Naylor-Leyland: Journalist can and should publish his report on silver rigging Chris Powell
Koos Jansen: China aims to exceed U.S. in gold reserves Chris Powell
Steve Lonegan: There are no free markets when markets don't set money's value Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurGuideposts For An Indecisive Stock Market  by  Chris CiovaccoCiovacco capital -
Three Economic Strikes Tuesday's economic news carried a theme of "below expectations". From The Wall Street Journal: The Chicago Business Barometer,... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe fiat money quantity (FMQ)  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And Economics.org -  (5)
Summary : This paper seeks to establish a measure of currency quantity that helps economists identify and estimate the risk that confidence in fiat currencies... Read more
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Photo AuteurMish Shedlock Talks Financial Repression  by  Gordon LongMarket Research and Analytics -
Mish Shedlock talks Financial Repression with Gordon T Long. Financial Repression "Financial Repression is a set of fiscal & monetary policies for the... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Bells Are Ringing… Are You Listening?  by  Phoenix CapitalGains, Pains and Capital -
There is a saying that you don’t ring bells at the top. It’s not really true. Every time the market forms a major peak, at least in the last 15 years,... Read more
Photo AuteurBill Cohan: The Truth About the Fed  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"The truth is, although both incidents do reveal something about the way the powerful and famous get away with more stuff than the rest of us, there’s... Read more
Photo AuteurBlue Ribbon for Sanction Craziness: Italy Seizes Hotel of Putin Ally; Russia Threatens Law Allowing  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
What's Russia to do? Stand back and let the US and Europe escalate sanction after sanction, or respond in kind? Either way, Russia loses. I believe Europe... Read more
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Draghi Pressures ECB to Buy "Junk-Rated" Loan Bundles of Greece and Cyprus Mish
"Come Hell or High Water" Promise Morphs Into "Infinity and Beyond" Mish
Crescendo Andy Hoffman
Reader Question on a Credit-Based Society: Can Interest Ever Be Repaid? Mish
Is The Big Bottom Finally In? Andy Hoffman
Schoolgirls Aged 14-16 Leave France, UK, Germany for Syria to Join ISIS Jihad Mish
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Gold languishes, platinum hits 5-year low as dollar extends gains - reuters
Gold Prices Killed by Not-So "Super" Dollar - bullionvault
Gold Remains Weak, Pressing On Support At $1200 - investing
Analysts see silver lining as precious metal hits four-year lows - smh
Gold struggles near 9-month low - cnbc
Platinum Slides to Five-Year Low as Demand Slows; Gold Declines - businessweek
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Photo AuteurKal Kotecha: Going Against the Grain in Five Names  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Mining Report: You're the editor of Junior Gold Report, but you also follow similar-sized companies in the energy sector. Please give our readers an... Read more
Photo AuteurKal Kotecha: Going Against the Grain in Five Names  by  The Energy ReportThe Energy Report -
The Mining Report: You're the editor of Junior Gold Report, but you also follow similar-sized companies in the energy sector. Please give our readers an... Read more
Photo AuteurJay Taylor Urges Investors to Stay Liquid for the Coming Gold Boom  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Gold Report: The price of gold has fallen more than $130 an ounce ($130/oz) since July. Why? Jay Taylor: I believe we have two different markets.... Read more
Photo AuteurUsing Put Options to Bet on a Junk-Bond Crash  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
Here’s an easy play for those who have never cashed a winning ticket trading puts or calls. Specifically, I am going to tell you how to bet on a junk-bond... Read more
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Moving Stocks: Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Mattel ... - equitiesfocus
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