Inflation Risk: Awareness is Growing

PUBLISHED BY PHILIPPE HERLIN | SEP 16, 2020 | ARTICLES1325  The Fondapol think tank has just published a report with the provocative title, “Whoever Pays his Debts Gets Richer”. We must dare to use this age-old formula at a time when debt is exploding like never before throughout the world, and especially at a time of zero – or […]

Capitalism Faces its Biggest Crisis Ever

Many people in the community are now wondering whether capitalism is still a healthy system, or whether it has changed for the worst, and whether capitalism faces its biggest crisis ever. We are living in a world that can not survive without constant budget deficit, can not survive without cash printing, can not survive without […]

Gold Breaks Over the 1600 Mark

Over the last few days, we ‘ve all witnessed gold breaking over the $1600 mark as stocks suffer significant losses. There is a lot of nervousness in the market and people are putting gold and silver into their portfolios. In the meantime, the US dollar is actually strengthening against both the Euro and the Japanese […]

When Will Silver’s Price Rise?

As gold consolidates around the $1500 mark, investors are turning to silver. Silver already enjoys a years high, but compared to gold, still has a long way to go. If we take into account that gold enjoys a six-year high, to silver’s one year, then yes silver has a lot going for it. The truth […]

The Fed has a new Face but Same Look

GOLD OUTLOOK UNCHANGED AS TRUMP APPOINTS POWELL TO CHAIR United States President Donald J. Trump somewhat unpredictably did the predictable by naming Jerome Powell the new Chair of the Federal Reserve. Fond of adding reality show suspense to his appointments, Mr. Trump did exactly what insiders and pundits foresaw by picking the investment banker from […]

European Banks Could Go Broke According to an ECB report

Written by PHILIPPE HERLIN     “Europe’s bank sector has grown too big and may need to shrink, possibly through mergers or failures (…) many banks in the euro area do not earn their cost of capital.” In other words, they are zombie banks, bankrupt and only kept alive by the liquidity flowing from the ECB. “It […]

-What is the Warren Buffett Indicator Saying About Gold?

Written by HELDER MELLO GUIMARAES On Friday, both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq composite indices closed at record highs in the US, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average only a whisker away from its peak set in March. What has often been called the “most hated bull market in history” continues thus far to chug […]