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Financially Transmitted Diseases

Financially Transmitted Diseases

Marin Katusa | Equities.com |

Negative interest rate policy (NIRP) will have the biggest impact on our global markets going forward.


Stranger in the Homeland

Ivan Martchev | Equities.com |

Reflections on Bulgaria after a generation spent away, and the unfinished experiment that is the euro.


Global Debt, Trade Deficits and the Psychology of Politicians

Frank Holmes | Equities.com |

For the 2020 fiscal year, the federal budget deficit is expected to hit a massive $1 trillion—the first time in U.S. history that it will have expanded so rapidly in a time of peace and prosperity.


America is Getting Taken for its Interest Income

Rodney Johnson | Equities.com |

The Fed's calculus now includes the monetary policy of other central banks.


Ray Dalio Warns Another 1930s Episode Looms

Leo Kolivakis | Equities.com |

Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio is worried that the current landscape is starting to resemble Depression-era conditions that could hammer investors.


Communication Breakdown

David Nelson, CFA CMT | Equities.com |

"It's always the same. I'm having a nervous breakdown. Drive me insane!"


The Central Banking Conference Awakens Jackson Hole

IRIS.xyz | Equities.com |

Mr. Powell gave no confirmation of aggressive rate cuts in the coming months, but the consensus is there will be another measured cut in September.


Modern Monetary Theory Could Destroy This Nation

John Mauldin | Equities.com |

I simply can’t imagine a more dire economic scenario than if we attempt MMT.


Will Rate Cuts Alone Push Inflation Higher?

IRIS.xyz | Equities.com |

Remember that the Fed does not have complete control over the drivers of both inflation and overall growth.


The Gold Rush of 2019

Rodney Johnson | Equities.com |

As long as the US and China are trading tariffs and barbs, and global central banks are figuring out new ways to separate savers from their cash, I think gold will trade higher.


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