About Jim Rickards

James G. Rickards is an American lawyer, economist, and investment banker with 35 years of experience working in capital markets on Wall Street. He was the principal negotiator of the rescue of Long-Term Capital Management L.P. (LTCM) by the U.S Federal Reserve in 1998. mist for West Shore Group.

Geopolitics at Play in China

Geopolitics at Play in China

China is now embroiled in an internal political struggle around the efforts of President Xi to make himself the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao.
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The Ice-Nine Lockdown

The metaphor of Ice-Nine is that it spreads from molecule to molecule, institution to institution, requiring a freeze on the entire financial system.