Bonds and Currencies

February 26, 2015
Peter Schiff discusses Janet Yellen's latest testimony in front of the Senate and House of Representatives.  Schiff believes Yellen made of her dovish comments in recent...
October 17, 2013
The first central bank ever created was the Bank of England (BOE). Almost immediately after its inception, the founders of the BOE aspired to replicate it globally. It was their...
September 25, 2013
Ben Bernanke, the Fed Chairman and the one many gold bugs love to hate, has to be smiling somewhere as the bond market has conceded to the never ending will of the Fed. After...
September 25, 2013
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The US could learn a thing or two from initiatives, Ashmore Investments' Jan Dehn, put forward in a recent interview with Bloomberg India. India's bond market is still not part of...
September 17, 2013
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Larry Summers dropped out of the Fed Chairman race to replace Ben Bernanke in early 2014. Summers was believed to have been Obama’s top choice for the job, given the fact that...
September 15, 2013
Dear member,Debt across the developed world is at its highest level since the end of WWII (as a percentage of GDP). Zerohedge reported last week that, since 2008, "the G7 (nations...
September 12, 2013
Last week, yields on the 10-year U.S. Treasury Note reached the 2.98 percent level. As we all know, yields have soared higher by 137 basis points since April 2013, when the yield...
August 11, 2013
Dear member, There was a lot of talk this week about how the Fed is ready to taper asset purchases and announce its plan to do so at the September 17-18 meeting. Various Fed...
August 1, 2013
Since yesterdays highly anticipated FOMC meeting the major stock indexes are soaring. As you all know, the Federal Reserve said that they will continue their current $85 billion a...
July 28, 2013
In September of 2012, Priya Misra, Senior Researcher for Bank of America, stated that the Fed will continue purchasing $85 billion per month in assets throughout 2014 (due to a...
July 24, 2013
Pinnacle Digest writes: With the Fed pondering whether it will taper its QE program later this year, you can bet it is keeping a close eye on China’s troubling economic data....
July 23, 2013
Pinnacle Digest writes: This time of year many Canadians are heading south to enjoy their holidays and even hotter weather than what's offered north of the 49th parallel. The...
July 16, 2013
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Pinnacle Digest writes: Precious metal prices are on an uptick this morning after US inflation data showed a rise in consumer prices. However, Cyprus’ finance minister said that...
July 16, 2013
The USD has performed well all year, besting 10 of its developed currency peers tracked by Bloomberg Correlation-Weighted Indexes. The strong performance of the Dollar has wreaked...
July 14, 2013
Dear member,Prior to this week, Ben Bernanke put on a good bluff. He even had the Chief Economist of Goldman Sachs falling for his empty threats. However, after talking tough in...
July 10, 2013
Pinnacle Digest writes: One bank is telling it how it is when it comes to the increasingly risky world reserve currency. While the US Dollar Index trades near the top of its 52...
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