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Central Banks/Banking

Article Image - Tom Luongo

Austrians, like myself, have always understood that eventually Inside Money fails because it is ultimately nothing more than a Ponzi Scheme built on top of Outside Money -- money that exists outside the financial system, like commodities and bitcoin

Article Image by Tyler Durden

With Russia now officially cut off from both the USDollar and the euro, Russia's VTB Bank is seeing a surge in Chinese Yuan deposits, attracted by the bank offering significantly higher interest rates as Putin shifts focus to 'friendly' nations.

Article Image by Tyler Durden

Credit is "cracking" are the ominous words that BofA strategist Michael Hartnett chose to describe the bond markets currently, and it is a very ugly picture indeed - for both price... and flows. As HY bond prices lead equities lower...

Article Image, By Reuters

Several Russian banks said on Sunday they would soon start issuing cards using the Chinese UnionPay card operator's system coupled with Russia's own Mir network, after Visa and MasterCard said they were suspending operations in Russia.