Central bank manipulation of money is intended to force everyone to act the same way at the same time.
Well, THAT happened rather quickly…
London Metals Expert Alasdair Macleod Isn’t Convinced the Bottom is in Quite Yet for Gold and Silver Prices.
Gold and silver declined sharply this week against a background of carnage in commodity markets, driven by Chinese liquidation of base metals.
Hot money is saying an increase in war risk means you must buy the dollar, and the real money is saying buy gold:
Is China Ready to Pull the Plug on the U.S. Dollar? Alasdair MacLeod Sees China Selling Their U.S. Treasuries… for Gold.
The London Analyst Warns This Will Spell the END for the U.S. Dollar:
London Expert Alasdair Macleod analyzes the geopolitics and economics behind America’s war strategy from China’s perspective, concluding that it is entering its final phase. China’s exit plan appears to be to tie the pricing of energy and then other major commodities to GOLD:
Are EXPLOSIVE Moves in Gold and Silver Prices Imminent?
…”Relations between N Korea and China have deteriorated in recent years, and the only leader the Korean dictator will listen to is Putin. But America has burned bridges over Syria, so there seems no alternative to the Korean situation escalating out of control.”
Consumers in their wants and needs still drive progress, and when the immediate dangers from the risks to normal living introduced by statist interventions recede, the fact is that life goes on.
Is Globalism and the EU Dead?
It is becoming clear that the EU has even greater external problems ahead of it than Brexit…
Given it was option expiration on Comex this week, gold and silver performed well. One would have expected the takers to mark prices down to make as many call options as possible expire worthless.
Underlying demand for physical gold is underwriting prices…
Alasdair Macleod Joins Us From London to Warn Things Are Getting Critical in the Gold Market:
“It Would Have Taken Out ALL OF THE BANKS”
The London Analyst Reveals A MAJOR Operation Will Be Needed to Stop the Next Bank Run on Gold, & Explains Why THIS Is What’s Driving the Price of Gold:
This is not a good start…
The long-awaited event of the week was the Fed raising the Fed funds rate by ¼%.
Everyone knew it was coming, and what it would be.
The Very Near Future is Likely to See a Sea-Change in Central Bankers’ Attitude to the Gold Allocation in Their Reserves:
This was a DESPERATE move, showing how worried the large shorts must be.
A failure to understand the credit cycle:
Any further fiscal and monetary expansion will begin to create …. Economic Overheating.
After all the difficulties from the collapse in the oil price a few years back, the Russian State’s finances are in a remarkable, no-debt position.
It leaves her free to attack the dollar by buying gold…