It Is Triage Time for the Fed

It Is Triage Time for the Fed

The Fed must first prick the inflation bubble before any attention can be paid to the faltering stock market.

Economic History Foretells Our Financial Future

Economic History Foretells Our Financial Future

In political discussion, “Inflationism” opposes hard money principles, which in turn argues that a currency’s actual worth should be preserved through tangible means. The notion is most commonly associated with, and an accusation made against, various schools of economic thought that call for government intervention - either fiscally or monetarily, to attain full employment, says Cheryl Jones

A Bluffing Inflation Policy and A Golden Value

A Bluffing Inflation Policy and A Golden Value

As risk assets witness their worst annual start in history, more investors are turning to real assets in general and precious metals in particular to address increasingly obvious inflation concerns as well as currency alarms.

Silver Is Analog

Silver Is Analog

Almost two decades ago, I was asked by a significant precious metals dealer in the U.S. to do a presentation on the merits of silver investing. The timing was perfect, and silver was at an all-time low when adjusted for inflation.

The Biggest Financial Number In The World

The Biggest Financial Number In The World

We all have a lot of big numbers to consider in the world during this unprecedented time of population and economic growth. In 1900, global population was only 1.65 billion. Now, it’s 7.94 billion and projected to grow to 11 billion plus by the end of this century.

The Cantillon Effect

The Cantillon Effect

In the 18th century, a French banker and thinker called Richard Cantillon wrote about a phenomenon that today bears his name.

Diversify into Precious Metals

Diversify into Precious Metals

These are confusing times to say the least. On one hand we are being told the United States of America economy has been recovering. On the other hand, the Federal Reserve is still adding $200 Billion a month and the government is proposing trillion-dollar stimulus packages.

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.

Profitability in Financial Literacy

Profitability in Financial Literacy

Our special interview on Profitability with SHARON LECHTER, entrepreneur, businesswoman, international speaker and CEO of the Pay Your Family First education company, underlines the importance of financial literacy through investing as a tool for creating financial freedom, as Executive Global profile the award-winning co-author of the Rich Dad Poor Dad book series.

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.

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.

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.

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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