Blog Posts - Central Banks



Pound up after bank holiday weekend

After the 3 day weekend, the markets have opened up after fully digesting the Fed Jackson Hole meeting with the Pound increasing over the bank holiday weekend. Janet Yellen’s suggestion that a rate rise is still likely has seen the FTSE strengthen...
by Wise Money on Aug 30, 2016

Sterling performs well thanks to record UK jobless

Sterling had a much better day trading yesterday against all its major currency pairings, as the UK Jobless Claims total fell to a record 1.64 million. The numbers from April to June showed that the total fell by just over 50,000, with official figur...
by Wise Money on Aug 19, 2016

Warning To The American People: A Dictatorship Is Coming!

What happens when a nations citizenry is passive, uninformed and uninterested...the government overreaches its authority, misleads and possibly outright lies...and the media is in the governments pocket keeping the majority of the citizenry in the st...
by The Political Commentator on Aug 4, 2016

Marc Faber Suggests Gold Should Make Up 25 Percent Of Portfolio

Earlier this month, I blogged about how Swiss-born investment advisor/money manager Marc Faber informed CNBC TV viewers he holds physical gold stored in safe deposit boxes. Last Thursday, the publisher of the monthly investment newsletter The Gloom B...
by Survival And Prosperity on Jul 26, 2016

Peter Schiff Sees ‘Enormous Round Of Quantitative Easing’ Ahead For U.S.

Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff, who correctly-called the housing bust and economic crisis last decade, just published a new entry to his Peter Schiff’s Gold Videocast vlog on YouTube.com. Schiff talked about what’s behind the recent ta...
by Survival And Prosperity on Jul 5, 2016

Brexit And Your Money!

Will 'Brexit' be a net positive or negative for U.S. real estate?Now that the 'Brexit' vote is in the books and 'Leave' the EU side is the victor, what might this mean for U.S. real estate? Some facts we know...- Global Stock Markets Are Swooning!- T...
by The Political Commentator on Jun 24, 2016

Marc Faber: ‘Most Attractive Assets In My View Are Gold Shares And Oil And Gas Shares’

Swiss-born investment advisor/money manager Marc Faber was on the phone with the CNBC TV show Trading Nation last Wednesday. The publisher of the monthly investment newsletter The Gloom Boom & Doom Report talked investment strategy, and shared t...
by Survival And Prosperity on May 24, 2016

The Central Bank Casino...BOJ, Fed, Real Estate And Mortgage Rates!

In the U.S. where prior to the recent small interest rate hike ZIRP or zero interest rate policy had been in place, speculation over whether the Fed will raise or stand pat going forward has been running rampant through the global financial markets.R...
by The Political Commentator on Apr 25, 2016

ECB Policy Drawing Fire #NIRP #ZIRP

--->NewsWhile Draghi left the door open to future rates cuts, will he be allowed to implement them. Emergency rate cuts "promised" by the ECB's president Jean-Claude Trichet were blocked by the bank's governing council in early April. This move, a...
by Eric De Groot's Insights on Apr 22, 2016

James Rickards: Gold Other Money That Renders Central Bank Power ‘Meaningless’

The “Quote For The Week” runner-up. From American investment banker, risk manager, attorney, and financial commentator James Rickards, in a recent interview with Schiff Gold’s Albert K. Lu: I actually think of gold as money. Money is di...
by Survival And Prosperity on Apr 11, 2016

Rich Dad Author Robert Kiyosaki: 2016 Market Meltdown ‘Right On Schedule’

The last time I blogged about Robert Kiyosaki, the American entrepreneur, educator, investor, and author of The New York Times best-selling book Rich Dad Poor Dad talked about precious metals in a January 27, 2016, GoldSeek.com Radio interview. From...
by Survival And Prosperity on Mar 29, 2016

Jim Rogers: ‘I Expect The American Economy To Be In Recession Sometime In The Next Year Or Two

Well-known investor, author, and financial commentator Jim Rogers was recently interviewed by the Nikkei Asian Review (Japan) about the global economy. Assessing its health, the former investing partner of George Soros warned on the Review’s websit...
by Survival And Prosperity on Mar 28, 2016

FED keeps interests rates flat

The Federal Reserve last week sparked US dollar weakness as they kept interest rates on hold. The forecast outlined by the Fed at the beginning of the year was for four gradual rate rises over the course of the year, but now markets are anticipating...
by Wise Money on Mar 21, 2016

Central Banks keep interest rates on hold as global risks mount

US stock markets have rallied after a pickup in commodity prices as the US Dollar lost ground after the statement by the Federal Reserve. The Fed has left its benchmark interest rate unchanged even though the US economy is growing steadily but the Ce...
by Wise Money on Mar 18, 2016

Sterling remains flat as Osborne delivered Budget 2016

It was a big day for the UK yesterday as George Osborne released the Government’s budget for 2016. In a coup for small businesses, middle class workers, savers and energy companies, Mr Osborne’s tax cuts have been widely criticised as an atte...
by Wise Money on Mar 17, 2016

Volatility day expected for UK Budget and FOMC meeting

Today is UK Budget day for George Osborne Tonight brings us the US Federal Reserve (FOMC) interest rate decision. The FOMC are not expected to change interest rates tonight, but the meeting will give clues about the timing of the next move. The most...
by Wise Money on Mar 16, 2016

How do we Protect Ourselves with Hyperinflation

March 4, 2016 First of all, we need to understand what the term Hyperinflation means? It is currently happening worldwide the country can not sustain or keep up with their... This blog has a lot of information regarding social media business...
by JFBMarketing at APSense on Mar 4, 2016

Marc Faber Shares Investment Strategy To Combat The ‘Mad Professors’

Despite being out of the loop for a week due to the flu, I see the “crash prophets” are still running at full-throttle. I just got finished listening to an interview of Swiss-born investment advisor/money manager Marc Faber that was released on t...
by Survival And Prosperity on Feb 22, 2016

Central Banks Likely Sellers of Gold

---> NewsAs the reluctantly moves toward electronic money, gold will be increasingly viewed as a barbarous relic of the past. This relic, however, will remain a top safe haven destination as the world's dollar-centric monetary system evolves. Publ...
by Eric De Groot's Insights on Feb 20, 2016

This Global Economic Indicator Hits A New All-Time Low! Part 2

It was only one month ago, on January 16th, that it was reported the Baltic Dry Index or BDI had plunged downward through the 400 level for the first-time ever!Now, on February 10th, it has broken through 300 to a level of 290.The collapsing BDI is a...
by The Political Commentator on Feb 11, 2016


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