The Political Left’s Shmoo Theory Of Education

Submitted by Matthew McCaffrey via The Mises Institute, “Uneducated” is the favorite insult and excuse of the political left. In the past year alone, for example, a lack of education among voters has been used to explain each of the left’s electoral failures, as well as to dismiss criticisms of its people, policies, and institutions. […]

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Dec 19/Terror in Ankara, Turkey; Zurich, Switzerland and Berlin, Germany/China wants conditions attached to the release of drone/China not happy with Trump’s words that the drone was stolen/Bond prices collapse in China overnight/About 1.1 trillion USA dollars have left China since August 2015/Monte de Paschi reaches the 11 th hour in its rescue attempt/In the gold and silver rigging case, the judge releases the gold emails and they are devastating/A MASSIVE 14.23 TONNES OF GOLD LEAVES THE GLD/YET 1.327 MILLION OZ ENTERS THE SLV VAULTS/

Gold at (1:30 am est) $1140.50 up $5.20 silver  at $16.03:  down 12 cents Access market prices: Gold: $1139.00 Silver: $16.00 THE DAILY GOLD FIX REPORT FROM SHANGHAI AND LONDON Somehow Shanghai gold fix is not available today  . The Shanghai fix is at 10:15 pm est last night and 2:15 am est early this […]

Starring: Paul Krugman As ‘The Idiot’ & Justin Wolfers As ‘The Hack’

Submitted by Thad Beversdorf via FirstRebuttal.com, Well this election certainly clarified a few things for the people of the world.  Most notably is that the experts are clueless.  Paul Krugman, notable ‘expert’ on all things economic has almost 2 million followers on Twitter and an op-ed with the NY Times.  This means he has a […]

What is Real Money

The only real money is precious metals. Central Banks can print as much paper money as much as they like. Please listen : Podcasts

Delusional Markets

Stocks,Bond are over priced and expensive. Markets is about to correct downwards and Gold and Silver to go up. For our Podcast :http://investingmatters.co.za/media/audio/

Banks

Bank stock prices are a primary indicator of how the economy is performing. Before the 2008 crisis, bank share prices started to decrease. An indication of an improving economy, is an increase in these bank share prices. More credit given out to companies and individuals, resulting in credit growth, which in turn indicates economic growth. […]

ABSA NewGold ETF

ABSA NewGold ETF is one of the largest privately held fund in gold in the world. NewGold was listed on the ETF sector of the JSE Stock Exchange in 2004. Today, the fund is the largest ETF in South Africa. Since its listing, it has performed well as an investment, and out performed the South […]

Baltic Dry Index

The global economic activity has been falling since the end of 2010. The chart below, called the Baltic Dry Index, measures shipping activity around the world. Due to company and personal debt being too high, global trading is on the decrease, thus affecting the GDP growth. Capital (money) and not debt creates growth. Daily essentials […]

10 Year Government Bond Yields

Country Yield Switzerland -0.52 Japan -0.08 Germany -0.08 Netherlands 0.027 Denmark 0.052 Finland 0.057 Austria 0.107 Sweden 0.119 Belgium 0.128 France 0.144 Czech Republic 0.310 Ireland 0.421 Latvia 0.549 Lithuania 0.550 United Kingdom 0.569 Taiwan 0.645 Slovenia 0.744 Spain 0.942 Hong Kong 0.955 Canada 1.025 Norway 1.026 Italy 1.113 South Korea 1.422 United States 1.553 […]