Economics

Shocking Events Rapidly Unfolding Around The World

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com April 20, 2014 On the heels of continued chaos and uncertainty around the globe, today a 40-year market veteran sent King World News an incredibly powerful piece revealing the shocking events rapidly unfolding around the world. This is an extremely timely and fascinating piece from Robert Fitzwilson, founder of The Portola Group. Below... »

This Means War: US To Target Putin’s Personal $40 Billion Stash

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/20/2014 While the White House has continually threatened further sanctions against Russia for non-de-escalation (even as it un-de-escalates itself), the specifics of the additional sanctions have been sparse. German CEO warnings over blowback from economic sanctions… the “nonsense” of replacing Russian gas with US gas… the Russian warnings of “interdependence”... »

Barclays Latest To Exit Commodity Trading, Layoff Several Thousand Staff

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/20/2014 With JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank having exited the commodities business (and numerous other banks discussing it ahead of the Fed and regulators’ decisions over banking rules of ownership), it appears a few short months of regulatory scrutiny is enough to warrant more broad-based cuts across bulge-bracket banks historically most... »

Rising food prices strain local pantries, soup kitchens

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

Alex Taylor LoHud.com April 19, 2014 WEST NYACK – Making ends meet has never been easy for Valerie Van Houten, but with food prices climbing, she’s come to rely more on People to People, Rockland County’s largest food pantry. “I have three teenagers,” the 49-year-old single mother explained before walking out of the pantry... »

Europe dragged into a division of the world between debtors and creditors: the United States’ desperate solutions for not sinking alone

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

Leap2020.eu April 17, 2014 In the present confrontation between Russia and the West over the Ukrainian crisis, the image of the Cold War inevitably comes to mind and the media are obviously fond of it. However, contrary to what it gives us to understand, it’s not Russia that seeks the return of an iron... »

BNP Banker, His Wife And Nephew Murdered In Belgium

Sunday, April 20, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/20/2014 In the beginning it was banker suicides. Then about two weeks ago, suicides were replaced by outright murders after the execution-style killing of the CEO of a bank in otherwise sleepy (and tax evasive) Lichtenstein by a disgruntled client. Then on Friday news hit of another execution-type murder in... »

The Catastrophic End Game & Skyrocketing Gold Prices

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com April 19, 2014 Today a legendary trader and investor spoke with King World News about the catastrophic end game and skyrocketing gold prices. Victor Sperandeo has been in the business 45 years, and has worked with famous individuals such as Leon Cooperman and George Soros. Another legend, hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones,... »

Bankers Love War Because It Creates Massive Profits

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

WashingtonsBlog.com April 19, 2014 War Makes Banks Rich Bankers are often the driving force behind war. After all, the banking system is founded upon the counter-intuitive but indisputable fact that banks create loans first, and then create deposits later. In other words, virtually all money is actually created as debt. For example, in a... »

E.U. Officially Adopts the Bank Depositors Bail-In

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

By: Andy Sutton Market Oracle Apr 19, 2014 It has now been more than a year since that fateful weekend in the Mediterranean when everything changed. However, like most of the big changes we’ve seen lately, there is a subtlety afoot that somehow results in few noticing. This should surprise no one really. How... »

Alasdair Macleod: Paper Currencies Face Ultimate Collapse- Loss of Confidence in the Dollar Could Propel Silver to $75!

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

SilverDoctors.com April 19, 2014 London expert Alasdair Macleod returns to the SD Weekly Metals & Markets with his brilliant PM analysis, including: Chinese 2013 gold demand 7,603 tons- More than DOUBLE Global Supply & mainstream estimates! Macleod states that China’s total gold reserves (public & private) may be between 10 and 25,000 tons of... »