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May 21, 2019 - 04:33:48 PDT
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As Europe Keeps Falling, The Implications For Europe And Everyone Else

The ineffectiveness of extreme monetary policy experiment, Nothing has changed. Nothing had changed.

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May 21, 2019 - 04:28:28 PDT

Decision Time for World's Longest-Serving Central Bank Governor

The governor of the National Bank of Romania has lived through hyperinflation and his country being on the brink of bankruptcy to the global financial crisis of 2008.

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May 21, 2019 - 04:24:23 PDT

Post Office to Test Autonomous Semi Trucks for Hauling Mail

A pilot program that will use an autonomous tractor trailer to deliver mail between distribution centers in Phoenix, Arizona and Dallas, Texas.

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May 21, 2019 - 04:18:46 PDT

As Asia's Worst Currency Keeps Dropping, Warnings Get Louder

As the currency dropped around 2% this month toward 1,200 against the dollar, the Ministry of Finance and the Bank of Korea have jawboned the market on at least eight occasions.

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May 20, 2019 - 13:27:19 PDT

Gold Traders’ Report - May 20, 2019

Gold edged lower last night, trading in a narrow range of $1273.75 - $1278.75. The yellow metal ticked up to its high during early Asian hours against a slight decline in the US dollar (DX from 98.04 – 97.94)...

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May 20, 2019 - 13:09:12 PDT

Australian Finds A$100,000 Gold Nugget

The 1.4kg nugget was found by a man using a metal detector in a Western Australian gold field.

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May 20, 2019 - 13:05:40 PDT

Bid to Recover Gold from Ship in Deep Waters off the Donegal Coast

A private recovery operator has started an operation to recover up to one billion euro in gold from a ship lying in deep waters ...

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May 20, 2019 - 13:00:16 PDT
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Gold, MMT, Fiat Money Inflation In France

“Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) is a heterodox macroeconomic framework that says monetarily sovereign countries like the U.S., U.K., Japan and Canada are not operationally constrained by revenues when it comes to federal government spending. In other words, such governments do not need taxes or borrowing for spending since they can print as much as they … Continue reading Gold, MMT, Fiat Money Inflation In France →

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May 20, 2019 - 11:08:10 PDT

Chicago Fed "Index Points to Slower Economic Growth in April"

Led by declines in production-related indicators, the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI) fell to –0.45 in April from +0.05 in March.

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May 20, 2019 - 10:52:27 PDT
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Dr Lacy Hunt: This Is One of the Most Important Charts in Economics

The green line shows the national savings rate. It is currently at 3%. It is historically 6%. We are running half of normal. The shaded area shows the private sector, which is running at 9%. That’s pretty good.

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May 20, 2019 - 09:52:04 PDT
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Japan’s Surprise Positive Is A Huge Minus

But where economic recovery-driven inflation was supposed to be, global monetary deflation showed up instead.

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May 20, 2019 - 09:42:31 PDT

The Dollar’s Dominance Is Increasingly Seen as a Problem in Brussels

Even though the European Union is the world’s second biggest economic power, it has to pay in dollars for most of what it buys. The bloc invoiced 56% of its total imports in the greenback last year...

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May 20, 2019 - 09:36:42 PDT

Morgan Stanley: Full-Blown Trade War Will Push World Toward Recession

A collapse of U.S.-China trade talks and hike in tariffs on Chinese goods would push the world economy toward recession and see the Federal Reserve cut U.S. interest rates back to zero...

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May 20, 2019 - 08:37:40 PDT

The Fed of St Louis Opposes The Gold Standard For Environmental Reasons

Among Others, But Does Not Consider FIAT Currency A Problem.

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May 20, 2019 - 08:34:26 PDT

Top Primary Miners Now Paying The Market $2 To Take Their Silver??

According to my calculations, the top primary silver miners in my group estimated average breakeven for Q1 2019 was $16.54.

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May 20, 2019 - 08:32:13 PDT
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How Central-Bank Interest-Rate Policy Is Destabilizing Banks

Broadly speaking, banks operate under the concept of maturity transformation. Banks take short-term – less than one year – financing vehicles, such as customer deposits, and use that to finance long-term – more than one year – returns.

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May 20, 2019 - 08:29:21 PDT

The Coming Pension Crisis Is So Big That It's A Problem For Everyone

The pension funding gap is a problem for everyone. Almost all public pension funds assume investment returns somewhere around 7% (and some as high as 8%+). The most common solution to this problem so far has been cutting services in the hope no one notices. They can't delay the inevitable forever.

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May 20, 2019 - 08:20:38 PDT
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Nassim Taleb: I Worry Greatly About Public Debt

Legendary trader, risk analyst, and author, Nassim Taleb, recently spoke with Yahoo Finance about his concerns over the swelling public debt.

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May 20, 2019 - 08:06:48 PDT
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NorthmanTrader: Toxic Mess

Perhaps lost in the noise of trade wars is the underlying issue of hidden inflation on consumers and I want to highlight this...

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May 20, 2019 - 07:56:47 PDT

Warning over 'New Eurozone Crisis'

A senior adviser to the German government fears another European financial crisis could be brewing.

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