Posts filed under: Fiat Currency

When Mario Draghi’s tenure was approaching its end, I argued for a sterner governor for the European Central Bank (ECB); hence, I was not even slightly enthusiastic when Draghi’s successor turned out to be Christine Lagarde—a patent dove, as can be inferred from her ideological...
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As the markets continue to drop and the U.S. looks to Congress for agreement on a massive stimulus package to save the economy from impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, the newest offer by House Democrats includes a very forward-looking kind...
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International Man: Australia has proposed a law that provides a $25,000 fine and two years in jail for those who make cash transactions of $10,000 or more. If passed, the Currency (Restrictions on the Use of Cash) Bill could be...
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In our last article (A Minsky Moment is coming for gold) we presented the “Minsky Moment”, referring to a point in time when a period of bullish speculation leads to a spectacular market crash....
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I can’t count the number of different theories I’ve been presented by market experts about gold. Invariably, no matter how sophisticated the theory is it always boils down to, “dollar up, gold down,” and vice versa. And this usually is said...
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We have been reporting on the progress of China’s digitized yuan for the past couple of years. While the progress has been steady it has been guarded or slow which ever you prefer....
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Research has shown that government paper money is a hotbed for bacteria and that, at least in the U.S., most bank notes in circulation are tainted by cocaine. Now you can also worry about a new threat possibly sticking to...
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Subscribe and share the RTD news articles… RTD News keeps you up to date on what’s happening around the globe. Information to help you become more Monetarily Aware. News Articles: 1. Hyperinflation renders Venezuela a nation of broke millionaires http://www.news.com.au/finance/economy/world-economy/hyperinflation-renders-venezuela-a-nation-of-broke-millionaires/news-story/da416b8004bbf7730ebd8d753fa2c26c...
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2016 RTD Motto: Watch, Learn, Act and Share… Thanks for watching this interview with Gregory Mannarino from TradersChoice.net. Share your thoughts below and give us a thumbs up if you enjoyed this conversation. In this interview we discuss: 1. What...
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