Governments are always finding ways to make life expensive, difficult, inefficient and unproductive. Particularly the French government...
Maybe monetary policy isn’t the cure for sky-high stock prices. What’s the solution? Maybe the only cure for high stock valuations is...
Given the intent of fake news is ‘to mislead to gain financially or politically’, treating institutions with scepticism is essential to financial wellbeing.
You won’t be surprised to hear that Australia is well on its way to becoming a cashless society. But it might shock you to learn how far we’ve already come.
What’s the difference? If it looks like real money…and spends like real money…and saves like real money…isn’t it real enough? Glad you asked.
I’m a believer in big expectations. Setting your sights high can lead to spectacular outcomes. But, when it comes to the markets, be realistic.
The slightest withdrawal of the economic stimulant plunges an economy into depressive conditions. A very serious problem.
Economist Richard Duncan, who keeps a keen eye on the ‘creditization’ of the global economy, calculates that, without at least 2% credit growth, recession is unavoidable.
Look at Colorado. It’s emerging as the model template. Tax revenues from marijuana commerce exceed dollars from alcohol sales.
Beijing has recently launched a US$300 billion plan called ‘Made in China 2025’. It wants to become self-sufficient in a range of industries, notably semiconductors.
US stocks have seen their sixth straight day of losses as the economic picture darkens.
Most of the time, a book value will note if it does incredible intangible assets. There’s a reason why you need to know about the book value of a company.
After months of trading above US$50 per barrel, oil prices have nose-dived. The record amount of long speculative positions have reversed.
On Friday, the much-hyped Trump/GOP Obamacare reform sank into the swamp. If anything keeps us from national bankruptcy, it won’t be entitlement reform.