Holding Gold Preserves Wealth

Holding Gold Preserves Wealth

Continuing Massive Bailouts and Federal Reserve Stimulus Loom Well into 2022.

Gold: Far More than a Barbarous Relic

Gold: Far More than a Barbarous Relic

In 1924, economist John M. Keynes famously described gold-backed currencies (and by proxy, gold) as a “barbarous relic.” Mr. Keynes was wrong. Nor was he alone

The Ecstasy of Gold

The Ecstasy of Gold

Surely, each of us has, or had at some point, paper money in the pocket: $5, $10, $20, $100...But how much is it really worth? We would like to believe that the answer to this question is “as much as it’s written on the banknote”, writes Oliver Taylor.

In the Grips of a Currency Crisis, Silver Will Prevail

In the Grips of a Currency Crisis, Silver Will Prevail

Silver is crucial in a high-tech society.

The Fed's Inflation Conundrum

The Fed's Inflation Conundrum

Its official! The Fed changed its inflation target from 2% to one that averages above 2% in order to compensate for the years where inflation was below its target. Powell used the specious reasoning that higher inflation would engender higher interest rates, which would then allow the Fed room to lower rates whenever a recession inevitably arrives.

Evidence-Based Wealth Management

Evidence-Based Wealth Management

Our dedicated interview with PHILIPP OCHSNER, CFO and Elite Wealth Manager at IndexInvestor AG, profiles the Swiss wealth management firm with an investment methodology rooted in scientific evidence, supporting investors to better understand capital markets theory and make better decisions with their money.

America Hold On to Your Seats! Monetary Regime Change Ahead!

America Hold On to Your Seats! Monetary Regime Change Ahead!

It is an unfortunate reality that by the end of their education, regardless of the level or the program pursued (with some exceptions), few are those who possess a deep understanding of money’s true nature.

Debunking Universal Basic Income

Debunking Universal Basic Income

Trying times are upon us. As economies around the globe came to a sudden halt, exposing the instability of a system many thought infallible, the illusion of order began to crumble.

Out of Bullets

Out of Bullets

Let’s face the harsh truth: the monetary techniques of central banks around the world have become ineffective. No matter what they do now, governments are already over-indebted and there is no easy solution.

Negative Interest Rates

Negative Interest Rates

The notion of negative interest rates — that being an interest rate below zero — is hard to align with any traditional financial model. We can speak about the concept, but experiencing its actual existence feels like entering a twilight zone of interest rates, thinks Shannon Berkley.

The Biggest Short

The Biggest Short

The upcoming global economic crisis that is going to send tremors through the world between 2017 and 2020, by now is not news, as several respected economists, such as James Rickards and Harry Dent, have not only been warning us of the looming collapse, but they have also suggested that with an out-of-the-box approach, one could even gain from this predicament, says Oliver Taylor.

Exclusive Interview with Jim Rogers

Exclusive Interview with Jim Rogers

Executive Global gain an exclusive interview with Jim Rogers, legendary American businessman, investor, and author of Street Smarts - Adventures on the Road and In The Markets

AIM: Investment Outlook Q4 2016

AIM: Investment Outlook Q4 2016

The global macroeconomic environment is clearly exhibiting signs of slow growth, given the political uncertainty across many regions.

The Ultimate Margin Call

The Ultimate Margin Call

The financial crisis of 2007-2008 was the work of greed, enabled by the power of credit. It was a groundbreaking event that shook the American, the western and the worldwide economy at its very foundations and though central banks do their best to project an illusion of stability after the collapse has rocked their system, the crisis continues to affect the lives of millions of Americans to this day, writes Oliver Taylor.

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