Author: Mark O'Byrne

21
Sep
2017

Gold Investment “Compelling” As Fed May “Kill The Business Cycle”

Gold Investment “Compelling” As Fed Likely To Create Next Recession – Is the Fed about to kill the business cycle? – 16 out of 19 rate-hike cycles in past 100 years ended in recession – Total global debt at all time high – see chart – Global debt is 327% of world GDP – ticking timebomb… […]

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20
Sep
2017

“This Is Where The Next Financial Crisis Will Come From” – Deutsche Bank

By Zero Hedge In an extensive, must-read report published on Monday by Deutsche Bank’s Jim Reid, the credit strategist unveiled an extensive analysis of the “Next Financial Crisis”, and specifically what may cause it, when it may happen, and how the world could respond assuming it still has means to counteract the next economic and financial […]

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19
Sep
2017

Global Debt Bubble Understated By $13 Trillion Warn BIS

– Global debt bubble may be understated by $13 trillion: BIS – ‘Central banks central bank’ warns enormous liabilities have accrued in FX swaps, currency swaps & ‘forwards’ – Risk of new liquidity crunch and global debt crisis – “The debt remains obscured from view…” warn BIS Global debt may be under-reported by around $13 trillion because traditional accounting […]

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12
Sep
2017

British People Suddenly Stopped Buying Cars

– British people suddenly stopped buying cars – Massive debt including car loans, very low household savings – Brexit and decline in sterling and consumer confidence impacts – New cars being bought on PCP by people who could not normally afford them – UK car business has ‘exactly the same problems’ as the mortgage market 10 years […]

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11
Sep
2017

Buy Gold for Long Term as “Fiat Money Is Doomed”

– Buy gold for long term as fiat money is doomed warns Frisby – Gold’s “winning streak” will continue in long term – September is traditionally a good month for gold, as we head into the Indian wedding season – “It’s just a matter of time before gold comes good again…” by Dominic Frisby, Money Week […]

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04
Sep
2017

Gold Surges To $1338 as U.S. Warns of ‘Massive’ Military Response

– Safe haven gold extends rally to 11-month high after North Korea nuke test and U.S. warns of ‘massive’ response – Asian and European stocks fall, bonds flat, gold, silver, palladium, Swiss franc rise as Korea tensions flare as North Korea tests ‘hydrogen bomb’ – North Korea prepares for possible ICBM launch says S. Korea – U.S. warns […]

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28
Aug
2017

Diversify Into Gold On U.S. “Political Instability” Advise Blackrock

– Gold set to shine as Washington stumbles – “Bet on gold’s diversifying properties rather than political stability” – World’s largest asset manager believes Trump and political drama in the U.S. means gold likely to rise –  Real rates flattening out and rising political instability – Blackrock’s Koesterich – “For now my bias would be […]

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26
Aug
2017

Trump Presidency Is Over – Bannon Is Right

Trump Presidency Is Over – Bannon Is Right “‘The Donald’ has been White House-broken,” writes Bill Bonner in his must read daily missive on Bonner and Partners “‘The Donald’ has been White House-broken,” was what we were trying to say, translating the phrase into something that may make sense to a French listener. But it was […]

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16
Aug
2017

World’s Largest Hedge Fund Bridgewater Buys $68 Million of Gold ETF In Q2

– World’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater buys $68 million of gold ETF in Q2 – Investors poured $870 million into SPDR Gold in Q2 – Billionaire Paulson keeps 4.36 million shares in SPDR Gold – “Risks are now rising and do not appear appropriately priced in” – warns Dalio on Linkedin – Investors should avoid ETFs and paper gold and own […]

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15
Aug
2017

Diversify Into Gold Urges Dalio on Linkedin – “Militaristic Leaders Playing Chicken Risks Hellacious War”

– Don’t let “traditional biases” stop you from diversifying into gold – Dalio on Linkedin – “Risks are now rising and do not appear appropriately priced in” warns founder of world’s largest hedge fund – Geo-political risk from North Korea & “risk of hellacious war” – Risk that U.S. debt ceiling not raised; technical US default – Safe haven gold likely […]

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