The Federal Reserve Is Destroying America
And wait until you hear what they're getting away with now
by Chris Martenson
Perhaps I should start with a disclaimer of sorts. Yes, I realize that the people working at the Federal Reserve, as well as the other central banks around the world, are...
Simon explains the mystery...
World’s 2nd largest stockpile of gold leaves the United States
February 14, 2017
About 20 years ago when I was still a cadet at West Point, my economics professor organized a class trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York...
After confiscating much of the nation's wealth, India's government wants to give it back to the people as welfare
After implementing a sudden monetary policy that wiped out a great deal of the people's wealth and set back the economy several years, India's Prime Minister now is looking at...
Free Trade and Unrestricted Capital Flow: How Billionaires Get Rich and Destroy the Rest of Us
Yves here. This post highlights an issue that gets far too little attention: how the “free trade” agenda has been used to promote a capital mobility agenda, and why that works to the detriment of...
Top HSBC Bosses Arrested For Fraud
Posted on July 21, 2016 by Sean Adl-Tabatabai
Mark Johnson, HSBC’s global head of foreign-exchange cash trading, was arrested on Tuesday as he attempted to leave the United States.
NBC News reports:
He faces charges following a three-year investigation into...
The "Mystery" Of Who Is Pushing Stocks To All Time Highs Has Been Solved
One conundrum stumping investors in recent months has been how, with investors pulling money out of equity funds (at last check for 17 consecutive weeks) at a pace that suggests a full-on flight to safety, as can be seen...
What In The World Is Going On With Banks This Week? Emergency Meetings, Banker Summits, Crashing European Banks, And The Worst Bank Reports Since The Great Recession
APRIL 13, 2016
By David Haggith
Just about every major banker and finance minister in the world is meeting in Washington, DC...
Bitcoin group scores funds from biggest names in industry
By Daniel Roberts 20 hours ago
Bitcoin-related businesses raised more venture capital money in 2015 than in any year before: $485 million, according to industry news site CoinDesk. And yet, even as they court more VC interest, these...
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Should You Think Like an Indian?
Posted Jan 11, 2016
For centuries, East Indians have regarded gold as the primary source of wealth. All Indians own gold if they can afford to. They keep it as close as possible, sometimes in coin form, but often...
Financial Armageddon Approaches As U.S. Banks Have 247 Trillion Dollars Of Exposure To Derivatives
December 30th, 2015
Did you know that there are 5 “too big to fail” banks in the United States that each have exposure to derivatives contracts that is in excess of 30 trillion dollars...
January 1, 2016: The New Bank Bail-In System Goes Into Effect In Europe
By Michael Snyder, on December 28th, 2015
If you have a bank account anywhere in Europe, you need to read this article. On January 1st, 2016, a new bail-in system will go into effect for all European banks. This new...