KW: Europe and China are both now considering measures to act in retaliation that responds to Trump steel and aluminum tariffs. Here’s why the trade war is just beginning. The EU and China are considering which American products to slap tariffs on in retaliation, such as Harley Davidsons, bourbon and sorghum. Source: EU, China consider retaliation in […]
KW: Rickards says it all. Jim Rickards: Why the Death of Cash Is Coming Sooner Than You Think The Death of Cash: Most savers and investors believe the war on cash is something for the distant future. It’s not; it’s happening in real-time. The Proof: Sweden is the canary in the coal mine for a cashless society. […]
KW: The real reason the war on cash is gearing up now is political: Politicians and central bankers fear that holders of currency could undermine their brave new monetary world of negative interest rates. Japan and Europe are already deep into negative territory, and U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said last week the U.S. should be […]
KW: I have received 4 or 5 of these types of ‘panic’ emails from u.S. finacial commentator sites. Panic! Is it true would China be so darstedly in taking this actin? What would the U.S. response be? I’ve decided most of the U.S. finacial commentary is propaganda serving the U.S. empire A trade war between […]
KW: About time and long over due, this may turn out to be the most sifnificant change to the financial world that we have seen for decades “In doing so China is effectively lobbing the first shot across the bow of the Petrodollar system, and more importantly, the key support of the USD in the […]
KW: Answer… No not as they used to be prior to 2000. As central banks have learned that they can rig financial asset prices to the delight of everyone in the market, in what sense does capitalism, free markets, and price discovery exist? Have we entered a new kind of economic system? Do Financial Markets Still […]
KW: Here is another version of what might happen, a podcast. It might be a bit hard to follow but is a third veiw of what is happenng in markets right now.
KW: We have published Maloney before in relation to precious metals in particular but these charts are easy to understand and his view is not as extreme as Harry Dent
KW: Herewith Harry Dent on his take as to why markets are registering volatility all of a sudden. For your consideration, just realise there is an alternative view as well.
KW: All is well in the markets again no need to panic, after all everyone is in for th e long haul and the economy (ies) are doing well aern’t they so what just happened , a mistake or something else? We may never know but this is a completely plausible explanation Another Arrested Equity […]