Tag Archives: inflation

What’s “Changing”: Interbank Lending, Interest Rates and Inflation?

We sometimes find Bill Holter’s work at JSmineset.com a bit over the top. However this article gives a good summary of the implications of changes in interbank lending, rising interest rates, inflation and velocity of money. It also ties in nicely with an article we published earlier on the same topics: Gold: The Ultimate Iron Lady […]

Gold: The Ultimate Iron Lady

In late 2017 we reported: Here’s How Inflation Could Surprise Everyone.  Just lately we are starting to see a few more warnings of a possible rise in inflation. Zerohedge recently published a great post on how the velocity of money may be bottoming out. Monetary velocity is a key factor in rising inflation levels. Stewart Thomson […]

Here’s How Inflation Could Surprise Everyone

Here’s How Inflation Could Surprise Everyone

Recently we’ve shared the idea that money velocity could turn up. As a result inflation could surprise many people by finally increasing. Gold expert Pierre Lassonde recently stated: “The Federal Reserve and other central banks have piled up huge reserves. But there is no inflation because the money is sitting within the banks and they […]

Money Velocity: Historic Upturn Nears – Inflation Coming?

The massive global money printing that has gone on post the financial crisis has not resulted in massive inflation as might have been expected. As Pierre Lassonde says below it’s because the banks have been sitting on the money and not lending it out. Read on to see why Stewart Thomson believes 2018 might be […]

Ronni Stoerferle: Gold Break Out and Recession Approaching?

Interview with Ronni Stoerferle: Gold Break Out and Recession Approaching? Ronni Stoeferle of Incrementum AG is interviewed on commodity TV. He discusses how gold has likely broken out and the odds of a recession approaching. Here’s what is covered in this short but content filled interview:   Is this the breakout? Technical indicators look positive […]

Zimbabwe: When the Black Market Becomes the Real Market

Here’s an important lesson about what really happens when a currency collapses. An interesting boots on the ground report from a country where the black market has been the real market for some time now… Zimbabwe: When the Black Market Becomes the Real Market By Jeff Thomas For many years, I’ve described black markets not […]

Why the World’s Billionaire Investors Buy Precious Metals

Why the World’s Billionaire Investors Buy Precious Metals

There are always lessons that can be learned from the “smart money”. Unlike regular investors, billionaire money managers like Ray Dalio and Stan Druckenmiller are professional investors. They have entire institutional teams at their disposal, dive deep into the nuances and complexities of the market, and spend every waking moment of their lives thinking about […]

India GST News Powers Gold Higher

There was some very positive news for gold out from India this week. Unlike the past couple of years when every announcement from the Indian government has been negative for gold. For a change a tax was announced that was lower than expected and actually reduces the overall tax on gold in some Indian states. […]

In Gold We Trust Report 2017

The excellent Ronnie Stoeferle and his partner at the asset management company Incrementum AG, Mark Valek, released their 2017 In Gold we Trust report on 1 June. As always there is a wealth of information contained in an easy to digest format. The “In Gold we Trust” report is considered the “gold standard of gold […]

This Super Bubble Is About to Pop

This Super Bubble Is About to Pop

Many may think that with the failure to elect anti-European Union candidate Marine Le Pen as French president, the EU is safe. However the underlying problems with the EU still remain. Italy looks to be the biggest risk currently. See how the EU inflation rate reaching 2% may be what creates a big problem for […]