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Turkish lira 'meltdown' sends emerging market currencies tumbling

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on August 14, 2018 at 5:05 PM


Turkish lira has slipped dramatically amid country's worsening ties with the US


Emerging market currencies sold off by investors spooked by Turkey's crisis


Indian rupee hit a low of 70 to the dollar today while Argentine peso also fell


European stocks including th...

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Four Presidents Conspired To Give $100 Billion to Israel

Posted by George Freund on July 15, 2018 at 8:25 AM


US Foreign Assistance to Israel Since the Clinton Administration (US Billion)


Source: 2018 GAO report “US Foreign Aid to Israel,” MOU commitments, inflation-adjusted, excludes black budgets.


July 11, 2018 in News by RBN


The New Yorker staff writer Adam Entous reveal...

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World running out of gold & there's no substitute, experts warn

Posted by George Freund on July 15, 2018 at 8:25 AM


12 Jul, 2018 09:42


People responsible for supplying the world with gold are sounding the alarm, saying discoveries of the precious metal are shrinking and there’s no reasonable substitute.


Mining companies are no longer finding new deposits of gold to replace their aging mines. South Africa’s 140-year-old gold i...

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Haunting images show Russian 1920s famine

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on July 7, 2018 at 7:15 PM


A Russian couple sell human body parts on a market. People of Russia began to eat and sell human limbs due to the food struggle during the Russian famine of 1921


The Russian famine of 1921–22, also known as Povolzhye famine, occurred in Bolshevik Russia


Began in early spring 1921, lasted through 1922 and forced peasant...

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We Are Witnessing Unusual Stock Market Behavior That Is Unlike Anything That We Have Seen Since 2008

Posted by George Freund on July 5, 2018 at 9:55 AM


We have not seen Wall Street this jumpy since just before the great financial crisis of 2008. As I have explained so many times before, when the waters are calm and there is low volatility, markets tend to go up. And when the waters are choppy and volatility starts to spike, markets tend to go down. That is why the behavior that we have been witnessing from investors during the ...

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Why Are Investors Pulling Money Out Of Global Stock Funds At The Fastest Pace Since The Last Financial Crisis?

Posted by George Freund on July 5, 2018 at 12:45 AM


We haven’t seen anything like this since the financial crisis of 2008. Investors are taking money out of global stock funds at a pace that we haven’t seen in 10 years, and many believe that this is a harbinger of tough times ahead. Global stocks lost about 10 trillion dollars in value during the first half of 2018, and an even worse performance during the second half of th...

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How Venice Rigged The First, and Worst, Global Financial Collapse

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on June 3, 2018 at 1:15 PM


by Paul B. Gallagher


This article is reprinted from the Winter 1995 issue of FIDELIO Magazine.




Six hundred and fifty years ago came the climax of the worst financial collapse in history to date. The 1930’s Gre...

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Deutsche Bank CoCo Bonds Plunge, Shares Hit Record Low

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on June 1, 2018 at 12:10 PM


by Wolf Richter May 31, 2018


The old question: When will she buckle?


Shares of Deutsche Bank fell 7.2% today in Frankfurt to €9.16, the lowest since they started trading on the Xetra exchange in 1992. They’re now lower than they’d been during its last crisis in 2016. And they’re down 71% from April 2015.


This came ...

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NIRP's Revenge: Italian Bonds Plunge, Worst Day in Decades

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on June 1, 2018 at 11:55 AM


by Wolf Richter May 29, 2018


Markets wail and gnash their teeth as “normalization” of Italian yields sets in.


On Tuesday, Italian bonds had their worst day in Eurozone existence, even worse than any day during the worst periods of the 2011 debt crisis. And this comes after they’d already gotten crushed on Monday, and...

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12 Indications That The Next Major Global Economic Crisis Could Be Just Around The Corner

Posted by Conspiracy Cafe on May 29, 2018 at 7:05 PM


There have not been so many trouble signs for the global economy in a very long time. Analysts are sounding the alarm about junk bond defaults, the smart money is getting out of stocks at an astounding rate, mortgage rates are absolutely skyrocketing, and Europe is already facing a full blown financial meltdown. Of course expectations that another global economic crisis...

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