The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have the Level One project to use Digital financial services (including blockchain for identification) for financial services for the world's poor.
There is a mass delusion in the mainstream created I think in large part by too much exposure to movie fantasy and TV fiction.
President Xi Jinping pledges reform including greater access to China's manufacturing and financial sectors.
I'm writing you today from a cruise ship, on my way to Puerto Rico. Every year, I get together with some of the smartest guys in finance and investing for my friends, the Real Estate Guys, Investor Summit at Sea.
On Friday, we reported that among the five "nuclear" options available to Beijing to retaliate against Trump's latest $100BN in proposed import tariffs, was the choice whether to sell US Treasuries.
Trump admits his trade war with China will cause 'pain' and investors will lose 'a little bit' but claims it will make America 'a much stronger country'
With the world's second biggest economy now retaliating against the first (or not) fusilade in the global trade war from the world's biggest economy (for now), tens of billions of dollars in tariffs are wiping out equity market capitalization world w
With US stock futures plunging toward their Wednesday lows following China's decision to strike back against the US by announcing 25% tariffs on on some $50 billion of US imports, including soybeans, airplanes, cars and chemicals, as the news revived
It has been promised for 25 years. Its coming has been heralded as a world-changing event.
Haass is not only the President of the Council on Foreign Relations, but a long-standing member of the elitist Trilateral Commission. Is the Trilateral Commission giving up on its "New International Economic Order", aka Technocracy and Sustainabl
It is not an exaggeration to say that trade is the keystone of modern civilization. For as Murray Rothbard wrote: "The market economy is one vast latticework throughout the world, in which each individual, each region, each country, produces what he
Here's a collection of interesting Tweets and videos from Twitter. Great News Realistic Impression of Great News Snowden on Facebook
As we detailed previously, China's yuan-denominated crude oil futures launched overnight in Shanghai with 62,500 contracts traded in aggregate, meaning over 62 million barrels of oil changed hands for a notional volume around 27 billion yuan (over
With US and European stock markets near historical highs, Rogers is looking for investments in Russia, China, Japan or Vietnam
Estonia is the living example that human progress is closely linked to economic freedom.
Just ask Greece how well continually raising taxes and spending works.
Blain: "10 Years Ago Bear Stearns Collapsed; Larry Kudlow Was Its Chief Economist When I Joined"
Until two days ago, the critical level for both the Libor-OIS and FRA-OIS spread was the "psychological level" of 50bps.
Mired in a brutal economic collapse, Venezuela refuses to publish basic statistics.
the mt gox sell of dip is not over yet. mt gox still has 166,000 BTC to sell. valued at 1.5 billion. the last dip, which brought us from 19,800 to under 6,000 was caused by FUD and a mere 400 million in BTC sell off. get ready for a true dip soon!
The recently announced global steel and aluminum tariffs (with various exemptions) by the Trump administration were just a (Section 232) preview of the main event:
Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda appeared to somewhat proudly proclaim last night during his address to government that the BoJ has bought 75% of JGBs issued in fiscal-year 2017 so far! (and yet we are reassured that this is not debt monetization... not
Every month the NY Fed surveys consumers as to what they will spend in the upcoming year. The Downtrend is still intact.
House prices in London have dropped the most since the height of the financial crisis, underscoring the impact from rising inflation and uncertainty over the U.K.'s exit from the European Union.
Nobel laureate Paul Krugman took a victory lap on the pages of The New York Times in front of all who warned of impending runaway inflation from the Fed's massive monetary expansion. He did more than pronounce them wrong. He (a) labeled their analy
In this article, I would like to expose how this government-induced collapse has affected the psychological health of the population. And I would like to make special emphasis on the word induced. The nature of the corruption cases has been so large
Economic freedom is the proven escape hatch from an otherwise never-ending loop of intergenerational poverty.
Trump says winning a trade war is easy. Really?
Recently, a lot of signs have been pointing to a financial crisis the likes of the Great Depression hurtling toward us, but no one wants to heed these warnings.