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America’s “Debt Crisis Is Coming Soon” - – America’s “debt crisis is coming soon” warns economist Martin Feldstein – To avoid economic distress, the government has to reduce future entitlement spending – The most dangerous domestic problem facing America’s federal government is the rapid growth of its budget deficit and national debt According to the Congressional Budget Office, the deficit this year […] The post America’s “Debt Crisi...

Russia Buys 1 Million Ounces Of Gold In February – Become Your Own Central Bank - – Russia adds another 1,000,000 ounces (31.1 tons) to gold reserves in February – Russia’s gold reserves now 2,149 tons; 5th largest gold reserves in the world – Central bank of Russia buys all of Russian domestic gold production – Russia views gold bullion as “100% guarantee from legal and political risks” – As Brexit and […] The post Russia Buys 1 Million Ounces Of Gold In February – Become Y...

Exclusive Offer Of 6 Months Free Storage In Zurich and Valuable Complimentary Gifts - Exclusively For Retail, Pension and HNW Clients Brexit and other arguably more significant financial risks such as Basle III loom. Given the many risks of today, we believe precious metal buyers should own gold and silver coins and bars in at least two jurisdictions. We have decided to provide exclusively to our clients a valuable […] The post Exclusive Offer Of 6 Months Free Storage In Zurich ...


Most bitcoin trading faked by unregulated exchanges, study finds - How is this so different from the stock, bond, and commodity markets, where most trading now is done by machines following algorithms, much of it instigated by government agencies? * * * By Paul Vigna The Wall Street Journal Friday, March 22, 2019 Nearly 95 percent of all reported trading in bitcoin is artificially created by unregulated exchanges, a new study concludes, raising fresh doubts ab...

Gold will be 'last man standing in this nutty fiat currency world,' Boockvar tells KWN - 1p ICT Saturday, March 23, 2019 Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: The chief investment officer for Bleakley Financial Group, Peter Boockvar, tells King World News that he's not sure if there is any case left against gold. "The evaporation of the U.S. yield curve, on top of a further deepening of negative yielding bonds overseas, should be the fuel for the next move higher in gold and silver," Boock...

Trump nominates to Fed board a harsh critic of its chairman - By Roberta Hampton Reuters Friday, March 22, 2019 PALM BEACH, Florida -- President Donald Trump on Friday tapped Stephen Moore, a conservative economic commentator and fellow critic of Federal Reserve policy under Chairman Jerome Powell, to join the U.S. central bank's board of governors, a move that would put a Trump loyalist inside the world's most important financial institution. ... Dispatc...

Treasuries buying wave triggers first yield curve inversion since 2007 - By Emily Barrett and Katherine Greifeld Bloomberg News Friday, March 23, 2019 The Treasury yield curve inverted Friday for the first time since the last crisis, triggering the first reliable market signal of an impending recession and rate-cutting cycle. The gap between the three-month and 10-year yields vanished as a surge of buying pushed the latter to a 14-month low of 2.416 percent. Inversi...

German 10-year bond yields crash below zero as growth fears roil markets - By Karin Strohecker Reuters Friday, March 21, 2019 LONDON -- German 10-year bond yields dived below zero while European shares and the euro fell today after grim data from the continent fuelled fears of a global economic slowdown following this week’s dovish turn by the U.S. Federal Reserve. Yields on Germany's 10-year government bond turned negative for the first time since October 2016 after...

MoneyWeb (formerly Mineweb)

AngloGold Ashanti adds Argentina mine to ‘for sale’ list - AngloGold says another owner may be better placed to invest in extending the life of Cerro Vanguardia in Argentina.

Harmony Gold expects drop in half-year earnings per share - Harmony Gold said a depreciation charge, lower derivatives gains and unfavourable currency conversion hit earnings.

The mine of the future has arrived - With driverless trucks operating 1km underground.

Sibanye sees potential for buying SA gold assets - AngloGold Ashanti's Mponeng mine and Gold Fields’s South Deep operation would both into Sibanye Gold's portfolio.

Gold deal rush sweeps by broader mining sector - Executives say they expect the focus to stay on mid-tier gold companies.

Gold demand up amid biggest central-bank buying spree in decades - Global gold demand rises 4%.

Gold hits eight-month high as investors count down to the Fed - Jerome Powell to hold news conference on US rates on Wednesday.

It’s do or die time for one of SA’s oldest gold mines - Vantage Goldfields business recue practitioners have set a March deadline for saving the company.

There’s a golden shelter from recession risks at these mines - Spot bullion began rallying in the last quarter and is forecast to end this year higher.

One of SA’s oldest gold mines fights for its life - Barbrook and its sister mine Lily court local and overseas investors as part of a plan to bring the pair out of business rescue.

Zero Hedge

Number Of Terrorist Attacks Decreases Globally - The number of terror victims has decreased globally, from more than 27,000 in 2016 to more than 13,000 in 2018, and as Statista's Katharina Buchholz notes, the number of global terror attacks decreased during the same time from more than 24,000 to more than 15,000, according to data from the 2018 Global Attack Index by security analyst IHS Markit. Less people fell victim to terrorists in count...

Letter From Britain: An Establishment Blinded By Russophobia - Authored by Alexander Mercouris via, A British elite challenged by large parts of the British population is rallying around trumped-up fear of Russia as a means of protecting its interests... Hostility to Russia is one of the most enduring, as well as one of the most destructive, realities of British life. Its persistence is illustrated by one of the most interesting but ...

Can Japan Join The Multipolar Revolution – Or Will US Imperialism Bring It To Heel? - By Federico Pieraccini via Strategic Culture Foundation Relations between Japan and Russia have long been the subject of discussion within international-relations circles. The meetings between Prime Minister Abe and President Putin have been going on for years, yet the situation regarding the peace treaty between the two countries, never signed since the conclusion of the Second World War, is ...

US Concealed Secret 9/11 Tapes Of Alleged Mastermind Plotting With Co-Conspirators: Lawyer - The United States concealed the existence of taped telephone calls between the alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks, Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, who spoke in code with three of his accused co-conspirators, according to the New York Times.  The tapes featuring Khalid Shaikh Mohammed and three of his accused co-conspirators were made between April and October 2001, prosecutors say. (United Stat...

Apologies To President Trump - Authored by Sharyl Attkisson, op-ed via The Hill, With the conclusions of special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe now known to a significant degree, it seems apologies are in order. However, judging by the recent past, apologies are not likely forthcoming from the responsible parties. In this context, it matters not whether one is a supporter or a critic of President Trump. Whatever his su...

DOJ Concludes Obamacare Unconstitutional And Should Be Struck Down - In a dramatic escalation of the Trump administration's legal battle against President Obama's health care law, Justice Department lawyers now say the entire Affordable Care Act should be struck down. Having previously argued, under AG Jeff Sessions, that only the law's pre-existing condition protections should be struck down, DoJ lawyers told a federal appeals court Monday it thinks the whol...

Foreigners Dump Most Chinese Stocks On Record As Rally Fizzles - While the stock market bubble for China's locals may be a long way from bursting, with Shanghai margin debt still soaring by the day as more and more Chinese investors park cash into the best performing (for now) stock market of the year... ... foreign investors have seen, and had, enough, and on Monday, as Chinese stocks slumped, foreigners dumped the most Chinese shares on record via stock...

America's Fentanyl Problem: China Can Turn Off The Tap... If It Wants - Authored by Grant Newsham via, In 2017, Islamic insurgents in Niger ambushed and killed a four-man US Special Forces team.  It was front-page news and considered a catastrophe.  That same year, over 28,000 Americans died of overdoses involving the synthetic drug, fentanyl.  Yet, it seemed less of an attention-getter in Washington – and still does – even as the death toll mount...

A Failed ICO Has Ended Up On eBay - The cryptocurrency sector has struggled since the bubble popped in December 2017, battling through a vicious bear cycle that collapsed the initial coin offering (ICO) market. One failed ICO has recently called it quits; the company listed itself on eBay last week for $60,000. Sponsy, a decentralized platform that allows sponsors and sponsees to conduct sponsorship deals, was expecting to ...

Russiagate Might Be Dead, But Big Tech Censorship Is Here To Stay - Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, I have certain rules I live by. My first rule: I don’t believe anything the government tells me. Nothing. Zero. – George Carlin Let me tell you, you take on the intelligence community and they have six ways from Sunday at getting back at you. – Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer in a 2017 interview on MSNBC As someone whose website ...


Yield Curve Update: 10-Year vs 1-Month Inversion Persists - The yield curve inversion persists and even widened, selectively.

Brexit Groundhog Day # 402 (Or Whatever): MPs Attempt Brexit Process Takeover - Brexit silliness has been ongoing for at least a year. I made up a number. MPs voted to take control of Brexit. So What?

Hello Jerome Powell, We Have Questions - This is an open letter to Jerome Powell and the Fed.

When Good News No Longer Matters - Many times it's not the news that significant, but rather the stock market's reaction to the news.

Mueller Report Synopsis: "No Evidence of Collusion Between Trump and Russia" - Attorney General William Barr sent a letter to Congress outlining the principal conclusions of the special counsel.

James Rickards

Exposing the Myth of MMT - This post Exposing the Myth of MMT appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The Green New Deal would cost how much!?... Why MMT advocates may have the better arguments against traditional Keynesians...  The post Exposing the Myth of MMT appeared first on Daily Reckoning.

The Real Problem With Modern Monetary Theory - This post The Real Problem With Modern Monetary Theory appeared first on Daily Reckoning. MMT is built around a bogus definition of money... The post The Real Problem With Modern Monetary Theory appeared first on Daily Reckoning.

A Recipe for Massive Government Spending - This post A Recipe for Massive Government Spending appeared first on Daily Reckoning. How can the government spend massive amounts of money without raising your taxes?... “Get used to the rise of MMT. It will be a central feature of the 2020 election campaign”....  The post A Recipe for Massive Government Spending appeared first on Daily Reckoning.

Jim Sinclair

Jim’s Mailbox - Jim, The country has wasted how much time and energy on this investigation?  Can we now move on to important issues. Dave Caitlin Johnstone Rages: “Mock The Russiagaters. Mock Them Ruthlessly” March 23, 2019 Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via, The Robert Mueller investigation which monopolized political discourse for two years has finally concluded, and... Read more » The post Jim’s ...

In The News Today - Bill Holter’s Commentary Very interesting! Federal Regulator: Wall Street Stock Trading Plunged 88.6 Percent in Q4 March 24, 2019 Pam Martens The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the Federal regulator of national banks, which includes the largest banks on Wall Street, quietly issued its quarterly report on trading in cash instruments and... Read more » The post In The News Toda...

Koos Jansen

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Silver Doctors

Are You Ready For A Stock Market Crash? - Stocks are now at THE line, and if we look for leading risk indicators in the market, it looks as though stocks are going to collapse soon… by Graham Summers […] The post Are You Ready For A Stock Market Crash? appeared first on Silver Doctors.

Americans Face MASSIVE Credit Card Debt! – This WILL NOT End Well - People in a bottomless debt pit are forced to ask the government & banking system for a ladder to climb out, and that’s grounds for perfect debt servitude… by Josh […] The post Americans Face MASSIVE Credit Card Debt! – This WILL NOT End Well appeared first on Silver Doctors.

The Staggering Amount Of Gold & Silver Investment Since The 2008 Financial Crisis - Investors would be quite surprised by the astonishing amount of physical gold & silver investment since the 2008 Financial Crisis. Here are the details… by Steve St Angelo of SRSrocco […] The post The Staggering Amount Of Gold & Silver Investment Since The 2008 Financial Crisis appeared first on Silver Doctors.

Central Asia Is Beating Russia On Gold Ownership - Russia may be adding to national gold reserves, but on a retail level, Russia is no gold bug’s dream. Dmitriy Balkovskiy explains… by Dmitriy Balkovskiy of The Reactionary Write me at […] The post Central Asia Is Beating Russia On Gold Ownership appeared first on Silver Doctors.

Chris Vermeulen: There Are 20 Days Left To Spot Buying Opportunities In Gold - Chris says there’s only days left to find opportunities in gold, because once price breaks above $1345, there’s at least $250 of price expansion ahead… by Chris Vermeulen of The […] The post Chris Vermeulen: There Are 20 Days Left To Spot Buying Opportunities In Gold appeared first on Silver Doctors.

David Morgan: BUY GOLD, Sell Stocks THE “TRADE OF THE CENTURY” - Does the “trade of the century” mean that risky assets are due for another meltdown? David explores that and more in his weekly update… by David Morgan of The Morgan […] The post David Morgan: BUY GOLD, Sell Stocks THE “TRADE OF THE CENTURY” appeared first on Silver Doctors.

Paul Craig Roberts: Now We Will Find Out If Trump Is Really The President Or Just A Figurehead - “Is Trump strong enough to launch an investigation into the “illegal takedown that failed,”  or is he too surrounded by enemies, as I predicted he would be…” by Paul Craig Roberts […] The post Paul Craig Roberts: Now We Will Find Out If Trump Is Really The President Or Just A Figurehead appeared first on Silver Doctors.

Jim Rickards: The Fed Is Desperate For Inflation And That’s Very Bullish For Gold - Jim says the gold market is getting the signal that the Fed is throwing in the towel. Here’s what it means for Fed policy, gold, inflation, and more… Jim Rickards […] The post Jim Rickards: The Fed Is Desperate For Inflation And That’s Very Bullish For Gold appeared first on Silver Doctors.

TF Metals Report

Monday, Monday - By TF 30 Comments | 8 Likes Monday, Monday, so good to me. Monday mornin´, it was all I hoped it would be. Oh Monday mornin´, Monday mornin´ couldn't guarantee...that we'd finish the week as well as it has begun. It's always nice to begin the week well but we will, of course, remind you of the old adage. Regardless, UP ticks are always preferable to down ticks and last week began AND fin...

Going Our Way - By TF 32 Comments | 10 Likes As 2019 plays out almost precisely as planned, the time is now to prepare...both financially and mentally...for all that is coming later this year and next. Again, if you need a refresher, here's your roadmap for 2019 that was published back in January: ...

Rollback Thursday - By TF 35 Comments | 9 Likes Following CGP's capitulation yesterday, the price of gold exposure hit $1320 overnight. But then the POSX began to rally and The Banks took over. And now we're back to $1314. This is still positive, however, and certainly preferable to the alternative. Here's your main culprit and we discussed this possibility in yesterday's podcast. For whatever reason, the POS...

Harvey Organ

MARCH 25/GOLD AND SILVER QUITE STRONG TODAY//GOLD UP $9.85//SILVER UP 15 CENTS//HAMAS LAUNCHES ANOTHER ROCKET INTO ISRAEL AND NOW ISRAEL RESPONDS WITH FORCE//USA RECOGNIZES ISRAEL’S ANNEXATION OF T... -         GOLD: $1322.60  UP $9.85 (COMEX TO COMEX CLOSING) Silver:  $15.56 UP 15 CENTS (COMEX TO COMEX CLOSING) Closing access prices: Gold :  $1322.40   silver: $15.54   Comex options expire next week:  Wednesday March 27 London/LBMA expires Monday March 31/2019. The crooks continue with their whacking right in front of the […]

SRSrocco Report

The Staggering Amount Of Gold & Silver Investment Since The 2008 Financial Crisis - While the demand for precious metals is certainly off its highs from prior years, investors would be quite surprised by the astonishing amount of physical gold and silver investment since the 2008 financial crisis.  Only by comparing the gold and silver investment demand to the prior decade, can we truly understand how the precious metals...

IT’S OFFICIAL; U.S. Silver Production The Lowest In More Than 70 Years - With the latest release by the USGS, silver production in the U.S. is now the lowest in more than 70 years.  We have to go all the way back until the year after World War II ended to see U.S. silver production less than it was in 2018.  While many reasons can be attributed to...

THE BLOODBATH IN U.S. SHALE STOCKS CONTINUES: Worst Is Yet To Come - Have you noticed the absolute carnage taking place in the U.S. shale oil stocks?  It seems as if Wall Street and investors are finally growing weary of an industry that hasn’t made money in the past decade.  Unfortunately, it took a longer than I expected, but the shale stocks have significantly underperformed the price action...


Love. Fear. Inflation. A Precious Metals’ Trifecta - By David Smith, Money Metals Exchange Going forward, there are – and will continue to be – three primary drivers of global physical gold (and silver) demand. During certain times in the past only one or two of these elements provided most of the momentum. However, as we move into 2019, and for possibly the next 5-10 years, all three will be in play. They will operate synergistically to consiste...

The World Gold Council (WGC) - The World Gold Council is an non-profit organization of the world’s main gold producers. The WGC was established to help improve the global demand not just for gold but also to increase interest in gold, and plays a very big role in maintaining today’s gold industry. The WGC headquarters is located in London.  It covers the market that holds almost three-fourths of the worlds gold consumption. ...

Why is Gold so Important? - Why is gold so important? It’s a hard question, right? You must have asked that question to yourself too…why in all those precious metals is gold the most important?  Before answering that question let’s learn first about gold and its uses to tackle that problem. Gold has been used for thousands of years and by ancient civilizations.  We surely don’t know who first discovered gold, but we’re ha...

King World News

UPDATE: Key Charts For Gold, Silver & Stocks - Here are some key charts for gold, silver and charts. The post UPDATE: Key Charts For Gold, Silver & Stocks appeared first on King World News.

Trey Reik – Gold Rising As A Phoenix - With everyone focused on the Fed's decision not to raise interest rates, one of the greats in the business just flashed this major alert and said gold is rising as a Phoenix. The post Trey Reik – Gold Rising As A Phoenix appeared first on King World News.

Greyerz – The Most Important Chart Of This Century And What Will Take The World By Surprise - As the world edges closer to the next crisis, today the man who has become legendary for his predictions on QE and historic moves in currencies shared with King World News the most important chart of this century and what will take the world by surprise. The post Greyerz – The Most Important Chart Of This Century And What Will Take The World By Surprise appeared first on King World News.

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