The Bank of Japan Is Now A Top-10 Shareholder In 50% Of All Japanese Companies | Zero Hedge

KW: This is how you stop a depression setting in. With fake yen printed by the Bank of Japan it buys stocks and debt instruments from Japanese listed companies to disguise the financial mire they are actually in and to keep the market from collapse. Prediction. This is what is going to happen to the…

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Russia’s New Gold Rush Could Shake Up the International Monetary System

KW: The author is no fool so there may be a lot more credibility to this story that you think – and the solution he is suggesting combining gold with blockchain technology is readily understandable. Farewell Bitcoin and the U.S dollar! Trump and his masters Pompeo and Bolton weaponising the U.S.$ in a show of…

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Did Russia Just Call The End of The OPEC Deal? | OilPrice.com

OPEC and heavyweight Russia may fight America for its share of the oil market, Russia’s Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told TASS on Saturday Source: Did Russia Just Call The End of The OPEC Deal? | OilPrice.com

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Growth stumbling but central bank arsenals are near-empty – Reuters

KW: We all know the outlines of how the Fed and other central banks responded to the financial crisis in 2008. First the Fed cut interest rates to zero and held them there for seven years. Then the Fed guaranteed every bank deposit in America regardless of the $250,000 limit on FDIC insurance. Next the Fed…

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Global Elite Renews Calls to Replace Dollar: Time for a True Global Currency by José Antonio Ocampo – Project Syndicate

KW: Globalists are hard at work taking control, serupticiously but steadily hard at work eroding our rights and a global currency controled by them is one of the most important controls they will have   The International Monetary Fund’s global reserve asset, the Special Drawing Right, is one of the most underused instruments of multilateral…

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What if Zero Interest Rates Are the New Normal? by Adair Turner – Central Banks are Trapped – Project Syndicate

KW: The Fed cut interest rates to zero in 2008 in a frenzied response to the financial crisis. When that was not enough to stop the panic, so the Fed began quantitative easing, or QE, which lifted the stock market. The Fed began raising rates in Dec. 2015 and began quantitative tightening (QT) in Oct. 2017….

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The federal government should default on its debt | Fox Business

KW; more signs of mounting concern bordering on panic in the U.S. A soft default is the least bad option. And we ought to bite the bullet now before we rack up even more debt. Source: The federal government should default on its debt | Fox Business

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Central Bank Failure Is Being Exposed

KW: Ignoring his usual rant against China, something he does regularly becasue he is part of the ‘financial problem or mix” another thoughtful article By Jim Rickards The global growth slowdown now looks contagious. China has been slowing for the past several years. The Chinese government has tried monetary ease, currency manipulation and bank lending…

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Why Russia Is Dumping Dollars And Buying Gold At The Fastest Pace In Decades | Zero Hedge

KW: We have been learning now for a long time that Russia and the Chinese are working hard to circumnavigate SWIFT as the only maney transfer system and this only confirms this. The americans have shot themselves in the foot with all the sanctions and tarrifs but they ony see it as a confirmation of…

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Is something wrong with the surprise on the upside?

KW: When for months you are reading that the ‘everything bubble’ is at an end and the implosion of the bubble is not far away, the last thing you expect is another expansion of the bubble – or should we? Last night markets exploded forward in dramatic fashion and gold was ravaged downwards so somebody…

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