Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee | Exposing The Long-term
By Jamie McGeever Reuters Saturday, February 24, 2021. BRASILIA -- Brazil's central bank twice waded into the spot currency market on Friday, selling a total of $1.545 billion as the real slid further against the dollar to cement its status as one of the world's worst-performing currencies this year.
Actived: Monday Mar 1, 2021
How the Anglo-Saxon gold came to be buried | Gold Anti
Even at the ripe old age of 32, I am beginning to wonder if I will ever be able to afford to retire. The Boadicea Bonds (2 percent Treasury 715) have done a bit better, but I do wonder if quantitative easing will mean the income coupons and redemption values will buy fewer sheep and pigs than the original capital did.
Ambrose Evans-Pritchard: Deflation virus moves policy
The Fed can acquire houses, stocks, or a herd of Texas Longhorn cattle if it wants. It can even scatter $100 bills from helicopters. (Actually, Japan is about to do this with shopping coupons.) All the Fed needs is emergency powers under Article 13 (3) of its code.
Kevin Horrigan: A Wall Street Christmas story | Gold Anti
The elves spend all year long calling people up and trading money back and forth. They lay off risk with hedge funds. They help finance mergers and acquisitions. They buy Abu Dhabi bank notes with Brazilian reals. They buy seven-year LukOil non-convertibles in Euros and Ford Motor six-years.
MF Global: A romance with risk that brought on a panic
MF Global, Mr. Corzine reckoned, would profit on the spread between the interest paid on the loans and the coupons earned from the bonds. But the size of the European position was making the firm's top risk officers, Michael Roseman and Talha Chaudhry, increasingly uncomfortable by late 2010, according to people familiar with the situation.