Tag: Gold

China And Russia On Gold: The Quiet Revolution

There is a quiet revolution taking place in the monetary vacuum that’s developing on the back of the erosion of the dollar’s hegemony. It is perhaps too early to call what’s happening to the dollar the beginning of its demise as the world’s reserve currency, but there is certainly a move away from it in…

Crypto Currencies Crumble: Burst Of Physical Precious Metal Buying

The plotline of the recently-aired season finale of the fifth season of Silicon Valley eerily came to life this past week when nearly $20 million worth of cryptocurrency was stolen from online exchanges. Crypto-mining thieves reportedly took over the digital currency platforms and proceeded to claw whatever they could from user accounts, capturing tens of…

China, Iran & Russia: Gold Just Got Stronger

  As you probably know by now, President Trump backed out of the nuclear deal with Iran and is re-imposing harsh sanctions. And just this morning, Trump announced that he’s canceling the much-anticipated nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un because of Kim’s recent belligerent comments. What does that mean, aside from the…

Foreign Federal Reserve (sic): In A State Of Perpetual Unlawful Manipulation

Jim Rickards explains the next event that will cause gold & silver to turn up again. Here’s the details… June 12 is just three weeks away. That’s when the Federal Open Market Committee, FOMC, the Fed’s interest rate policy arm, will in all likelihood raise interest rates another 0.25%, the seventh such rate increase since…

OPEC Shuts Down Oil Shipments To U.S. Refiners: Iraqi Oil Surges

U.S. refiners are receiving smaller shipments of oil from members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) due to the bloc’s production cut agreement, according to a new report by Bloomberg. Weekly crude imports from seven bloc nations dropped by 14 percent last week, the Energy Information Administration said. The fall brings import levels…

China’s Gold PetroYuan Futures Open: Gold Oil Surging To Multi-Year Highs As Over 10 Billion Trades In First Hour

China’s launching of the yuan-denominated oil futures contract will shock those investors who have not been paying attention After all the preparation, all the expectation, cheerleading and doomsaying, China’s Yuan-denominated crude oil futures contract began trading tonight and appears to be off to a good start with well over 10 billion yuan notional traded within the…