Bonds and Currencies

April 1, 2015
Marc Faber warns of a period beginning in 1937 when the Fed raised rates for many years in his latest interview on CNBC. Faber comments that, "The world is normal. The central...
November 12, 2013
The developed world can only battle deflation until inflation eventually takes over and destroys the currency. That is the reality of the ongoing currency war ‘game’ facing many...
November 6, 2013
The peer-to-peer digital currency Bitcoin has refused to go quietly into the night, and is attempting to increase its staying power further by going main stream. Bitcoin climbed...
October 25, 2013
Everyone knows that there is currently an $85 billion a month QE-3 (Quantitative Easing) program in place by the Federal Reserve. This policy was created to keep interest rates...
October 24, 2013
The inflation inspired rally of 2009 and 2010 that led the TSX Venture to the strongest rebound of any North American exchange may finally be re-emerging. While it’s too early to...
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...
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