Saturday , 21 October 2017


Economy

Who Are the ‘Greater Fools” Now?

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Many households, financial and non-financial firms and government, may well spend the next decade in debtor’s prison having to tighten their belts to pay for the losses inflicted by a decade of reckless leverage, over-consumption and risk taking. What fools we have been for living beyond our means all these years and taking no fiscal responsibility for our future well-being in the false hope that there always would be a ‘greater fool’ out there than us. Words: 1230

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Cassandra, Central Banks & Gold

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The general public doesn’t like hearing what some of us who are Cassandras have to say because our message does not fit in with the choir of propaganda and lies. We are predicting a future for the world which is unpleasant for most people and therefore few believe our predictions.

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Markets Need A 30% Stock Drop Or 50% Higher U.S. Yields. Or Not.

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The S&P 500 is near a record high, and global bonds have rallied for 5 straight months. The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield, at 2.20%, is close to its 2017 low. One of those investor groups has to lose. The US Treasury will be under-financed by as much as $4.5 trillion over the next 5 years, and will have to issue more debt. To find enough demand, interest rates would have to climb 120 basis points from current levels, or equity prices would have to plunge 30%.

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Bitcoin Could Reach $10,000 – Here’s Why

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Bitcoin has entered a parabolic phase, blowing past the price of gold and hitting new all-time highs on a daily basis, and Trace Mayer, a leading expert on bitcoin, believes bitcoin could reach as high as $10,000 in a few years. Below is his rationale.

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The Chickens Are Coming Home to Roost & It’s Not Going to be Pretty!

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The next crisis is coming, whether people want to believe it or not. More and more people are waking up to this realization and can now see the writing on the wall. Economic indicators are poor, and nothing has been truly resolved from our last crisis. The chickens are coming home to roost and it's not going to be pretty. The best we can do is prepare for the worst and hope for the best. The question is, are you prepared?

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