What Will Replace the US Dollar: SDRs or Gold?

Published by Dan Popescu | Jan 4, 2016

  To answer the question of which of the SDRs or gold will replace the US dollar we need first to know what each is. For gold it’s very simple. One gram of gold is just a yellow metal that weights one gram. Its physical characteristics make it quite easy to identify and measure and they...

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Paper Gold Doesn't Glitter

Published by Egon Von Greyerz | Nov 20, 2015

Today when gold in US dollars is making a new correction low, the paper shorts are elated. They believe they can win this game of frightening every gold investor to sell their holding. But this elation is likely to soon turn to desperation. Supply tight in gold and silver As I have discussed m...

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A Bull - Fed On Paper Money

Published by Egon Von Greyerz | Nov 9, 2015

It seems that a bull fed on paper money has eternal life. Whatever the news is, stock markets worldwide react positively. It takes a long time to kill off a secular bull even if it has the wrong diet. Central banks have no policy This last week stock markets surged on the news more QE is l...

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When Will the Bank Bubble Burst

Published by Egon Von Greyerz | Oct 23, 2015

A junior employee in Deutsche Bank (DB) paid $6 billion to a hedge fund which was the gross value of a position. He should have paid the net. That in a nutshell shows the uncontrollable exposure of the banking system which will lead to its downfall.

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