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  1. Goldhedge

    Further Trying To Define Liquidity

    This will twist your thinking... Further Trying To Define Liquidity by Jeffrey P. Snider On December 3, 1999, Enron Communications announced that the company had begun operations selling bandwidth as an energy commodity. After publicizing the venture in May that year, it seemed natural...
  2. Scorpio

    ‘What Part of “Get Out of The Stock Market” Don’t You Understand?’

    Stan Druckenmiller: ‘What Part of “Get Out of The Stock Market” Don’t You Understand?’ May 5, 2016 Jesse FelderBubbles, Buybacks, Corporate Debt, Currencies, Federal Reserve, Gold, Junk Bonds, M&A, Precious Metals, Stan Druckenmiller, Stock Market, The Fed The big news out of the Sohn...
  3. Scorpio

    The USD Index

    U.S. Dollar Index From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia US Dollar Index and major financial events. The US Dollar Index (USDX, DXY) is an index (or measure) of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of foreign currencies,[1] often referred to as a basket of US trade...
  4. Scorpio

    Janet Yellen's use of one word tells us something has gone wrong

    Janet Yellen's use of one word tells us something has gone wrong David Rosenberg, Contributor In a truly seminal speech on March 29th, Janet Yellen used the title, The Outlook, Uncertainty, and Monetary Policy. I have been in this business for 30 years and have never seen a central bank...
  5. Scorpio

    Do Any of the Current Rallies Pass "The Sniff Test"? No.

    Do Any of the Current Rallies Pass "The Sniff Test"? No. March 10, 2016 But you can't tame the monster of speculative, legalized looting and financialization. Everything from iron ore to copper to the Baltic Dry Index to stocks to bat guano is rallying. The problem is not a single rally passes...
  6. Scorpio

    Devalue or Die; Negative interest rate wars have begun

    Devalue or Die; Negative interest rate wars have begun Tuesday, February 16, 2016 by Sol Palha of Tactical Investor Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live. Mark Twain The “devalue or die” currency wars are picking up steam...
  7. Scorpio

    Gold is making a comeback as the world's main currency

    Gold is making a comeback as the world's main currency Henry Hewitt, OilPrice.com REUTERS/Guang Niu Paper money, "the Heaven-sent leaf," is nothing new, but it has not always been held in high regard nor previously attained its unquestioned position as the lubricant of trade, financial...
  8. Scorpio

    Dollar strengthens vs. rivals ahead of U.S. data

    Dollar strengthens vs. rivals ahead of U.S. data ForexFeb 12, 2016 05:32AM ET © Reuters. Dollar gains ground vs. other majors, eyes on U.S. data Investing.com - The dollar strengthened against the other major currencies on Friday, as investors awaited the release of U.S. data due later in the...
  9. Scorpio

    Is bitcoin broken? Prominent developer cashes out

    Is bitcoin broken? Prominent developer cashes out By Paul Vigna Published: Jan 17, 2016 7:23 p.m. ET Cybercurrency roiled by network congestion issues Bloomberg News The price of bitcoin plunged 20% last week. A prominent bitcoin developer has labeled the currency a failed experiment...