by Stan Higgins, Coin Desk:
Bitcoin prices tumbled sharply this morning. According to data from CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index, markets averages dropped only days after passing the $1,000 mark on 1st January. This morning’s fall came after prices reached a high of $1,153.02 in early morning trading.
Still, despite coming within reach of […]
by David Jensen, Safe Haven:
On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump will be inaugurated as President of the United States. At that point in time, he will immediately be facing an emergency that will potentially be the greatest crisis of his presidency. And while this emergency may not now be obvious to the casual […]
by Jim Rickards, DailyReckoning:
Suddenly or Slowly A collapse can happen at any time due to the scale, density and inherent instability of the financial system. The immediate cause of such a sudden loss of confidence is unknowable.
It could be a war, natural disaster or epidemic. It could also be a less visible […]
from Antonius Aquinas:
To the economic and political detriment of the Western world and those economies beyond which have adopted its precepts, 2016 marks the eightieth anniversary of the publication of one of, if not, the most influential economics books ever penned, John Maynard Keynes’ The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money. Sadly, […]
from Hang The Bankers:
Germany’s largest lender is set to shut over a quarter of its branches across the country as the company goes through a major restructuring process. The closures are set to take place over the next few months, with 188 of Deutsche Bank’s 723 branches nationwide due to close their doors.