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Photo Auteur Gold vs the CRB Commodity Index  by  Dan Popescu Goldbroker -
Let me tell you the story of the gold prospector who met St. Peter at the Pearly Gates. When told his occupation, St. Peter said, ‘Oh, I’m really sorry.... Read more
Photo Auteur Imagine if we had free prices!  by  George F. Smith Barbarous Relic -
If you were asked how we should go about achieving real economic growth throughout the economy rather than just certain sectors of it, what would you suggest?Would... Read more
Photo Auteur China Doesn't Need Much Gold To Create a Gold-Based Dollar ...  by  Nathan Lewis New World Economics -
Although the idea of Classical money — in practice, a gold-based currency — is not popular today in the U.S., it actually has quite a lot of ... Read more
Photo Auteur Nevada Standoff a Symptom of Increasing Authoritarianism  by  Ron Paul Daily Paul -
The nation's attention has for the past few weeks been riveted by a standoff in Nevada between armed federal agents and the Bundys, a ranching family... Read more
Photo Auteur What’s Been and What’s Next  by  James Howard Kunstler -
The wonder is that more Americans are not ticked off about the state of our country than whatever is happening ten thousand miles away. For instance, how... Read more
Photo Auteur YOY Structural Support Now Negative  by  FOFOA Fofoa -
A number of people have emailed me asking for my thoughts on Belgium's recent "buying spree" in USG securities. Here is one of the emails: "What do you... Read more
Photo Auteur Economic outlook darkens  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And -
Many decades of Keynesian-inspired economic and monetary corruption have left advanced economies with a legacy of debt and low savings. In a nutshell,... Read more
Photo Auteur SPX Topping Valuations 3  by  Adam Hamilton Zeal Intelligence -
The lofty stock markets are starting to wobble, with selloffs? frequency and sharpness increasing.The dominant reason the Fed?s stock levitation is running... Read more
Photo Auteur The Real Purpose of QE  by  Darryl Robert Schoon Survive the Crisis -
It?s Not EmploymentFree markets are a function of supply and demand whereas capital markets are a function of credit and debtThe bankers? ponzi-scheme... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Great American Giveaway  by  Andy SuttonSutton & Associates -
What do the national debt and a designer Hepatitis C drug have in common? This question actually spans two areas near and dear to my heart: economics and... Read more
Photo AuteurA Dangerous Game : France Is Playing with Words Regarding its Deficit  by  Philippe HerlinGoldbroker -
« 50 billion euros in savings », stated Manuel Valls, the new Prime Minister, on April 15th. The announcement hit like thunder : After many an hesitation,... Read more
Photo AuteurSpeculative Exhaustion?  by  Bob HoyeInstitutional Advisors -
The following is part of Pivotal Events that was published for our subscribers April 17, 2014. Signs Of The Times "A Major Demographic Tailwind... Read more
Photo Auteur America And Oil: This Chart Shows Why OPEC’s Knees Are Trembling  by  Wolf RichterTestosterone Pit -  (7)
What would have been a demented propagandist’s flight of fancy a decade ago has become reality: For the first time in history, the US imports more oil... Read more
Wither Japan! - David Chapman - SafeHaven
It's Not the Weather. It's the Lies... - Jay Taylor - Kitco
OBAMA IN ASIA US 'pivots', China reaps dividends - Pepe Escobar - Asia Times
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Photo AuteurSilver $50: Three Years After the "Shortage"  by  Miguel Perez-Santalla
April 2011 saw silver prices double from 6 months before. Why, and what happened next...? SILVER PRICES hit $50 three years ago this week, writes Miguel... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold, Banks, & Interest Rates  by  Stewart ThomsonGraceland Updates -
Graceland Updates By Stewart Thomson1.In many countries, inflation is beginning to creep higher.Please click here now.That’s the Australia CPI (Consumer... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Market Update  by  Clive MaundClive Maund -
In the context of the magnitude of the rally from the December lows that preceded it, gold’s reaction from its March highs, see 1-year chart below, seems... Read more
Photo AuteurOf Kings and Gold. Has China Cornered the Gold Market?  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
Alasdair Macleod talks about the evidence that China has amassed over 13,000 tonnes of gold, exceeding U.S. Treasury claims, and as such may have cornered... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Bank of England, 1844-1913  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics -
In 1844, there was a new regulation of the Bank of England called the Bank Charter Act of 1844, also known as Peel's Act. Read Wikipedia... Read more
Foreign Exchange Rates 1913-1941 #3: The Brief Rebuilding of the World Gold Standard System - Nathan Lewis - New World Economics
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Photo AuteurGold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Option Expiration Hi-Jinks - Jan Skoyles On Gold  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
I see in the news where the CME is planning to offer a kilogram gold futures contract in Asia in order to provide a 'pricing reference' for that continent. ... Read more
Photo AuteurPutin Silver 1 Kilo Coins Minted In Russia  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Today’s AM fix was USD 1,283.50, EUR 928.53 and GBP 764.26 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,283.50, EUR 927.38 and GBP 763.76 per ounce. Gold fell... Read more
Photo AuteurWestern Central Banks to run out of gold this year  by  James TurkGoldmoney -
As global markets continue to see some wild trading, today James Turk told King World News that Western central banks are going to run out of gold this... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Hotel California  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Its funny the way that 476,000 ounces of gold have been 'delivered' so far this month, but the warehouse inventories never seem to go down. Like the Hotel... Read more
Photo AuteurMan Eats Twelve Gold Bars To Avoid Taxes  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Today’s AM fix was USD 1,283.50, EUR 927.38 and GBP 763.76 per ounce. Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,290.75, EUR 935.19 and GBP 767.34 per ounce. Gold fell... Read more
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Photo AuteurHow gold was manipulated today in light trading  by  James TurkGoldmoney -
James Turk describes to King World News exactly how the gold market was manipulated today in light trading conditions. Turk adds that gold now stands at... Read more
Koos Jansen: Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan plan Eurasian currency union Chris Powell
Comex plans to get in on Asian gold trade, Reuters says Chris Powell
China and U.S. likely cooperate in gold suppression, researcher Koos Jansen says Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurThe Centenary  by  Famous diamonds
The Centenary was found on July 17th 1986 in the Premier Mine but brought to light 2 years later. Its discovery was possible due to modern technology and... Read more
Photo AuteurAll Paper is STILL a short position on gold  by  FoFOAFofoa -  (4)
The gold derivatives pyramid is a vigorous free market creature. It cannot be put down with a simple declaration that the paper is no longer redeemable... Read more
Photo AuteurLittle Faith, Not much Hope and Too much Charity  by  Investing in Mining Stocks
If we want to encourage the transfer of gold from those who wish to dispose of it to those who wish to acquire it, we must at all costs avoid a repeat... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Cullinan I  by  Famous diamonds
The Cullinan is the largest diamond ever discovered in history, 3.106 carats or 621.2 grams.Read more
Photo Auteur The idea of sound money was devised as an instrument for the protection of civil liberties  by  Food for thought
It is impossible to grasp the meaning of the idea of sound money if one does not realize that it was devised as an instrument for the protection of civil... Read more
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Photo AuteurThe Gold Wars  by  History of Gold
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Photo Auteur  What has Government Done to Our Money?  by  Murray N. -
Historically, money was one of the first things controlled by government, and the free market "revolution" of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries made... Read more
Photo AuteurGold and Economic Freedom (1966)  by  Alan Greenspan  (8)
An almost hysterical antagonism toward the gold standard is one issue which unites statists of all persuasions. They seem to sense - perhaps more clearly... Read more
Photo AuteurHow Goldman Sachs Screwed Ghana and Bankrupted Ashanti  by  History of Gold
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Photo AuteurNazism is Socialism  by  Friedrich A. Hayek
Incomprehensible as the recent events in Germany must seem to anyone who has known that country chiefly in the democratic post-war years, any attempt fully... Read more
The Lost Gold Mines of Texas - Lost Mines - New York Times
Why Gold ? - Gold - Cato
Why Gold ? - Alan Reynolds - Cato
Anybody's Son Will Do - Doctors Strangelove - Countercurrents
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Photo AuteurWatch money if you want to know when a society vanishes  by  Ayn Rand  (15)
"If you want to know when a society money. Whenever destroyers appear among men, they start by destroying money, for money is men's... Read more
Liberty is rarely lost at once, by David Hume - Food for thought
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Photo AuteurGold and Silver Stocks Begin Oversold Bounce  by  Jordan Roy ByrneTrendsman -
The bottoming process for gold and silver shares has been arduous as they've oscillated back and forth for almost a year. We noted a month ago that the ... Read more
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SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Pause For Earnings Jesse
A Comex Options Expiration 'With a Twist' - Jesse
Gene Arensberg: Elephant tracks signal upward reversal in gold Chris Powell
 Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - El Camino Real Jesse
Safe Deposit Boxes Are Not Safe for Silver & Gold Buyers Mike Maloney  (5)
 SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Wash Cycle Jesse
NAV Premiums of Certain Precious Metal Trusts and Funds - Crash In a Matter of Months? Jesse
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Photo AuteurInvestors Must Know How We Got Here And Where We Are Going  by  Chris CiovaccoCiovacco capital -
Policymakers Are Blowing Bubbles Again Many hard-working Americans are scratching their collective heads about the following questions: Why have... Read more
Stock Trading Alert: The Situation on the Broad Market Remains Tense as Companies Release Quarterly - Przemyslaw Radomski CFA - SunshineProfits
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Photo AuteurIron Law of the Burden of Debt  by  Antal E. Fekete
In my article Growth and Debt: Is There a Trade-off? I have stated the “Iron Law of the Burden of Debt”: The liquidation value of total debt doubles every... Read more
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Photo AuteurBernanke Talks Up the Bankers' Balance Sheet Boogie Woogie - The Truman Sparks Award  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Sometimes when I just don't have the words someone more articulate than me on the subject says it all. Confounded Interest Bernanke: QE Was For “The... Read more
Photo AuteurVerge of War: Ukraine's Foreign Minister says "We are Ready to Fight"; Russia holds Military Exercis  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Tensions in Ukraine took another step for the worse today as Russia held military exercises on the border and Ukraine's foreign minister responded "We... Read more
Photo AuteurGeorgia Governor Signs Unprecedented “Guns Everywhere” Bill: Carry at Schools, Churches  by  Mac SlavoSHTFPlan -
The State of Georgia has just signed an unprecedented new law that removes all handgun carrying and possession permissions to allow lawful residents the... Read more
Photo Auteur Ukraine: The Global Corporate Annexation  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it." George Orwell "War is a racket. It always... Read more
Photo AuteurNew Home Sales Plunge 14.5%; It's Not the Weather; Steen Jakobsen on Consensus vs. Reality  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
The Census Bureau report New Residential Sales Report shows sales of new single-family houses in March 2014 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of... Read more
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Update on Joanie ... Jesse
Optimism Grows Over Rising Home Prices Tim Iacono
The “Good Old Days” Andy Hoffman
Thursday Morning Links Tim Iacono
Student-Debt Forgiveness … In the News Tim Iacono
French Telecom Company Does Biggest Junk Bond Sale Ever; Bidding Wars for Junk; AOL Flashback Mish
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BANKS and COMMODITY trading - THE ECONOMIST - economist
HKEx makes its move into commodities - fiercefinanceit
Platinum Producers to Put Pay Offer Directly to Strikers - bloomberg
PALLADIUM prices rising as mining strike continues - news
Platinum producers to approach Amcu - co
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Photo AuteurAndrew Coleman Wants to Know if You Are Ready for the Global Oil Surplus  by  The Energy ReportThe Energy Report -
The Energy Report: We are at the end of Q1/14; how is the oil and gas space faring? Andrew Coleman: Overall, the space was helped by stronger domestic... Read more
Photo AuteurCharles Duncan: 2014 Is for Careful Stock Pickers, Not Dart Throwers  by  The Life Sciences ReportThe Life Sciences Report -
The Life Sciences Report: Charles, you are a veteran biotech sellside analyst. What differentiates your work from that of other analysts in the field? Charles... Read more
Photo AuteurPrepared for the Attack of the Short Sellers: Joe Reagor  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Gold Report: Let's talk about the growth and stability of gold and silver sales in Q2/14. What catalysts are on the horizon? Joe Reagor: The biggest... Read more
Photo AuteurDo the Math: Ram Selvaraju on the Appeal of Biotechs in Orphan Diseases  by  The Life Sciences ReportThe Life Sciences Report -
The Life Sciences Report: Ram, we've seen some recent weakness in biotech stocks. Is it time for a pullback, or is there something else putting pressure... Read more
Photo AuteurNight of the Living Dead Miners: Rare Earth 'Zombies' Attack the ASX and TSX  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Mining Report: On the TSX Venture Exchange, there are hundreds of mining companies called "zombies," that is, their market caps and cash balances are... Read more
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Barrick chair Peter Munk blasts Newmont’s company culture as miners struggle to reach deal - financialpost
GOLD - Barrick Gold's Munk says Newmont "not shareholder-friendly" - report - reuters
GOLD - Newmont Mining Cites Indonesia’s Ore Export Ban for Failure to Ship Gold, Copper - thejakartaglobe
GOLD - Indonesian ban slams Freeport copper, gold sales - mineweb
GOLD - 3 Gold Stocks to Shine This Earnings Season - nasdaq
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Premier Gold Mines Hardrock (Au)
identifies prospective open pit targets near Hardrock
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Heatherdale (Cu-Zn-Au)
closes $1.1 million non-brokered financing
GobiMin (Cu-Ni)
Announces Proposed Listing of Silver Operation in Hong Kong
Newcrest (Cu-Au-Ag)
- Quarterly Report for the three months ending 31 March 2014
Gale Force Petroleum Inc. (Oil)
to fetch $5.00 more per barrel of oil produced under new contract
UR-Energy (Ur)
Provides 2014 Q1 Operational Results
Golden Queen (Ag-Au)
on the Center for Biological Diversity Emergency Petition
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Marathon Gold ()
Announces $2.5 M Financing
Firesteel (Au-Cu-Ni)
announces $250,000 private placement financing
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Silver Standard (Ag-Au-Cu)
Announces Amendments to Stock Option Plan
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Newcrest (Cu-Au-Ag)
- Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer's Transition Timing
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Appoints New Director