Gold Market UpdateNothing has been done to address the structural inadequecies and distortions that lead to the 2008 financial crisis Ė instead our leaders have resorted to the procrastination made possible by turning to drugs, specifically Quantitative Easing, which has enabled them to clamp interest rates at 0 to prevent the already unserviceable debt load from compounding out of sight. Spearheaded by the US, this money printing policy has now become standard practice around the world, with Europe and Japan following suit in a big way. The notion put about that all this newly printed money can somehow be contained within banks is nonsense as demonstrated by the soaring prices of stockmarkets in developing markets until recently and in various asset bubbles like the boiling London and New York Real Estate markets...
Posted at 5.55 pm EST 18th January 15
Silver Market UpdateSilver broke out from a Head-and-Shoulders bottom on Friday, a day after gold did the same following the news that the Swiss Franc is to be decoupled from the euro. In the face of the impending QE tsunami in Europe, the Swiss have decided to call it a day and give up supporting the euro peg and retreat to the relative safety of the mountains...
Posted at 7.00 am EST on 19th January 15.
Oil Market UpdateYouíve seen what happened to gold and silver last week Ė they crashed support and plunged. Well, the same looks like itís about to happen to oil, one reason being the same, the strong dollar, and the other reason being sagging demand as deflationary forces wreak havoc in Europe and other places.
Posted at 11.10 am EST on 2nd November 14.
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