US Federal Reserve

The US Federal Reserve — the central bank of the US — sets the most important price in the world, the price of credit.

Discover how a privately owned cartel has hijacked America’s financial system for the benefit of the US government and its banking buddies. Well, that’s one way of looking at it. Not everyone sees it like that.

But after reading how ‘the Fed’ floods the world with cheap money, fuelling bubbles all over the world and destabilising the world economy in the articles below, we’d like to hear what you think…

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The Fed’s Real Debt Conundrum

The problem is that the Fed is raising rates as emerging markets around the world are tanking. In August, the MSCI Emerging Markets Index marked a 20% fall this year. However, the stock market is…

Expect Things to Change

You would be surprised how many people invest based on recent past performance, projecting the present into the future. Economists even have a name for it: extrapolation bias.

Surprise Attack

Ever since June 1991 — our last official recession — the textbook approach to generating GDP growth has been to encourage households to borrow to ‘get the economy moving’. Our economic ‘success’ has really been…

Flash Stock Market Crash Alert

Years of low interest rates and cheap money have pushed up asset prices and debt. Now, central bankers are looking to reverse this trend. That is, increasing interest rates and reducing the money supply. But…

Is This the Future of Money?

In a crisis, cash is king. But with physical cash disappearing, we are losing control over our own money. Cryptos, being outside of the system, could give you another option to access cash to buy…

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