Big Changes Are Coming, But The World Will Not End
September 30, 2012
Today 40 year veteran, Robert Fitzwilson, wrote the following piece exclusively for King World News. Fitzwilson, who is founder of The Portola Group, warned, “Changes are coming, but it doesn’t mean the world will come to an end. But financial regime changes do result in a massive transfer of wealth from those who own paper assets, to those that own real assets.”
“Reflecting upon the news and the current state of affairs, it is striking how events are playing out according to script, as history and strategists have predicted. In the beginning of our journey, it was focused on discovery, historical context and understanding as to what had changed about markets, governments and people. The answer is almost everything if one looks just at our lifetimes.
On the other hand, nothing has really changed if one takes a longer view. One of our favorite sayings is, “The only thing new is the history you have not read”….