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Janet Yellen Grilled Over “Political” Fed

If the Economy is Doing So Well, Why are Interest Rates So Low? Janet Yellen testified yesterday in front of Congress. She was grilled aggressively by Scott Garrett a Congressman […]

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Fed Meets, Does Nothing

Same Old Song and Dance From The Fed Re Rate Hike Policy The Federal Reserve ended its two day meeting yesterday and concluded that while the economy was ‘picking-up’ and […]

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Russian Gold Reserves Reach 1,500 Tons

Russia Added over Six Tons of Gold to Her Reserves in July The Russian Central Bank announced this week that its gold reserves had reached 48.4 million troy ounces (approximately […]


Gold and Inflation

Gold Can Perform Well in High and Low Inflation Environments Why gold performs well in high inflation environments Price inflation One of the classic and compelling reasons to own gold […]

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FX Friday Global Currency Review & Forecast For 8-12-16

Declining Worker Productivity Contradicts Robust Economy Narrative The solid non farm payroll, unemployment and Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) numbers emanating from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics […]