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31
Jul
2015

Protection From Cold and Hot Wars, Cyber and Currency Wars

We are living in an extremely uncertain world – perhaps the most uncertain in most of our lifetimes. In this rapidly changing and uncertain world – there are many new and emerging risks and we believe it is vital to stay informed. These include cyber and currency wars, terrorism, cold and indeed very hot wars […]

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31
Jul
2015

Greece Today, U.S. and Western World Tomorrow?

It is lunch time and you go to the ATM to get some cash out. There is an ‘out of order’ sign. Assuming that will be sorted out soon, you go to another ATM and are confronted with a similar sign. You hope for the best and again assume that this is a one off […]

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31
Jul
2015

Will Uncle Sam Confiscate Gold Again?

There are growing concerns internationally that in the event of another systemic crisis – a Eurozone debt crisis or another  Lehman Brothers collapse – there could be enforced bank closures or extended bank holidays as seen in Greece recently. In this scenario, deposit boxes and vaults in U.S. banks and financial institutions could be sealed […]

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14
Jul
2015
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Greeks Can’t Tap Cash, Gold, Silver In Bank Safety Deposit Boxes

- Greek capital controls also prevent access to contents of safe deposit boxes – Restrictions on safe deposit access doesn’t protect banking system unless contents confiscated – Readers should heed warnings by Marc Faber and Ian Spreadbury of Fidelity – Important to own assets outside banking system and not in bank safe deposit boxes – […]

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20
Feb
2015

Gold Down 1.5% This Week – Massive Complacency Regarding Greece as Geopolitical and Debt Crisis Loom

* Greek Bank Runs Accelerate as Possible ‘Grexit’ Looms * Fatigue with Greek Crisis Breeding Massive Complacency * Government in Kiev Forced to Take Diplomatic Approach * Ukraine a Significant Setback for NATO * Regional War in Eastern Europe Averted for the Moment * Middle East, Israel and Iran Timebomb Ticking * India Demand To […]

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19
Feb
2015

Gold Bars In France Worth $500,000 Robbed From Pensioner By Fake Cops

Story of pensioner in Paris who has had US$500k of gold stolen by fake police highlights risks of storing gold in home Criminals impersonating cops gained access to home claiming to be investigating gold robbery 13 kilogram bars worth €450,000 taken, pensioner unharmed Gold owners must take precautions Greek depositors taking precautions by taking cash […]

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18
Feb
2015

Gold Essential “Safe Haven” Due to Greece … Spain, Italy, Ukraine, Lehman and “Bad Stuff”

Newstalk interviewed GoldCore’s Mark O’Byrne this morning about the investment asset that is not well understood – gold. The interview began with Nick Bullman of Newstalk asking Mark to explain the poor performance of gold in recent years as it has underperformed since 2008. Click here to listen Gold prices rose every single year from […]

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16
Feb
2015

International Hacking Group Steals $300 Million – Global Digital Banking System Not Secure

- Sophisticated “Ocean’s 11″ style heist is one of the largest in history – Hackers remotely accessed bank computers to manipulate accounts and A.T.M.s. – Banking groups make no comment – Details expose incredible systemic vulnerability An international group of cyber criminals have stolen at least $300,000,000 from over 100 banking and financial institutions in […]

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12
Feb
2015

Stalemate At Minsk Summit And Eurogroup Meeting Suggests Tensions In Europe And Globally Are Set To Escalate

- Diplomats best hopes for Minsk is for freeze in hostilities – Russia engages the U.S. in war of words as tensions mount – Greece and EU buy time – no agreement thus far – Anti-austerity parties in Spain and Greece may bring down the euro The Minsk Summit which was called at the urgent […]

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11
Feb
2015

Minsk Summit Highlights A Shaky NATO Union – Russia Is Far From Isolated

- Merkel and Hollande to attend peace talks in Belarus to resolve Ukraine’s civil war today – US and UK not invited – Germany and US present united front but tensions ripple under the surface – Foreign Minister of Greece, Nikolaos Kotzias, to meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov today as the crucial Eurogroup of […]

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