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Book review: David A. Stockman – “The Great Deformation – The Corruption of Capitalism in America”

David Stockman’s new book “The Great Deformation” is a brilliant, penetrating analysis of the present state of the US economy and the US political system, and a detailed account of how the nation got into this mess. The book will upset Democrats and Republicans alike, and quite a few other constituencies as well, which can, […]

April 30th, 2013 | Posted in Analysis | Read More »

Ignore COMEX Pricing – Silver Eagles Sold Out at Dealers, $33 on Ebay

The silver price has taken a beating over the past week, dropping 18% from $28 to $23. Or at least that is what the COMEX is telling us. In reality, the price of silver is nowhere close to $23. Don’t believe me? Try to find silver coins for sale anywhere in the free market at […]

April 29th, 2013 | Posted in Silver News | Read More »

Goldmadesimple infographic: Gold versus Bitcoins

With Bitcoins getting a lot of attention over the past month, after an explosive move higher followed by a good old fashioned crash, www.goldmadesimple.com have put together all you need to know about the digital decentralised currency here. Topics covered in the piece include: What are Bitcoins and where do the come from?  What are […]

April 29th, 2013 | Posted in Gold News | Read More »

Ron Paul on Bitcoins: If I can’t put it in my pocket, I have some reservations about that

With Bitcoins getting a lot of attention over the past month, after an explosive move higher followed by a good old fashioned crash, www.goldmadesimple.com have put together all you need to know about the digital decentralised currency here, and have also pulled together this infographic on the topic. On the topic of Bitcoins, Ron Paul […]

April 26th, 2013 | Posted in Interviews | Read More »

Can the gold price close the month out next week above $1560?

Whilst it will be a herculean effort to get to $1560 by next Wednesday it is certainly a target the bulls will have a least one eye on. From the lows last tuesday gold has now put on some $150 or 11.5%. Gold $ (daily): (click for sharper image) So what is so special about […]

April 26th, 2013 | Posted in Gold News | Read More »

Gold price breaks above the 200 week moving average – now 10% higher than last tuesday’s lows

The past couple of week we’ve been talking about the 200 week moving average and how the gold price really needs to break above this level with conviction if we’re to see higher prices. This looks like that might be happening. On the daily chart we can that gold has risen nearly 10% since the […]

April 25th, 2013 | Posted in Gold News | Read More »

Could Bitcoin be the money of the future?

The crypto-currency Bitcoin is still merely a speck on the global monetary landscape. It is young, experimental, and for all we know, it may ultimately fail to break into the monetary mainstream. However, on a conceptual level I am willing to call it a work of genius and arguably the most exciting development in the […]

April 24th, 2013 | Posted in Analysis | Read More »

Gold price being kept in check by the 200 week moving average as Arizona looks set to legalise gold

Last month we wrote a piece about Arizona and the State’s initiative to essentially legalise gold and silver as legal tender. At the time we wrote: In late February legislation that essentially makes gold and silver legal tender once again passed the State senate easily. Then at the beginning of this month the House Financial […]

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Gold News | Read More »

CBI manufacturing data comes in much worse than expected as labour shortage constraints reaches a 30 year high

Once again an economic data point for the UK disappoints, this time it is the CBI manufacturing data. From the release: New manufacturing orders fell slightly in the three months to April but output increased and firms are expecting orders to grow in the next quarter. That’s according to the latest CBI quarterly Industrial Trends […]

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Analysis | Read More »

The UK deficit is NOT being reduced as the Tories add more than 50% to the national debt in 4 years

Remember at the time of the budget Osborne came out and said that he was cutting the UK’s deficit? Well, surprise-surprise, he’s been proven to be dead wrong. Today we got the borrowing figures for March in the UK, which means we can now see what the UK borrowed for the financial year 2012/13. And […]

April 23rd, 2013 | Posted in Analysis | Read More »

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