Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

EconMatters's picture

Charting Greek Referendum Path

Creditors ETC Greece International Monetary Fund Somalia Twitter Twitter Tsipras is calling for 'No' Vote in July 5 Referendum, but I think Greece most likely would not survive a Grexit.


Phoenix Capital Research's picture

The Fuse on the Global Debt Bomb Has Been Lit

B+ Central Banks Credit Default Swaps default Greece Hyperinflation Money Supply OTC OTC Derivatives Puerto Rico At the end of the day, the “Greek” issue is in fact a “debt” issue. And Greece is just a drop in the ocean of debt sloshing around the financial system.  


GoldCore's picture

Global Debt Time Bomb Ticks – Puerto Rico Is Next

Bond default Federal Reserve Greece New York Times Puerto Rico St Louis Fed St. Louis Fed Timothy Geithner Twitter Twitter Unemployment Volatility With all eyes on Greece it would seem another crisis relating to unpayable debt is brewing in the Caribbean. The governor of Puerto Rico, Alejandro García Padilla, has warned that the island is unable to pay its debts of $72 billion.


williambanzai7's picture

We KNoW WHaT You'Re THiNKiNG...

The same thing others are thinking...


Sprott Money's picture

Fred Hickey - Ask The Expert - High Tech Stocks to Gold

Bloomberg News Fred Hickey High Tech Strategist Precious Metals But what I was seeing was a central bank that I thought was doing the wrong thing, always backstopping markets and that was under Chairman Greenspan at the time. And I saw that it was leading to, in my area, in technology, the greatest stock market bubble that I'd ever seen. 


Tim Knight from Slope of Hope's picture

The Air We Breathe

Slope of Hope Hyperventilation can't hold a candle to the good feelings of helping out a fellow traveler here on our little planet.


EconMatters's picture

How China Lost an Entire Spain in 17 Days

China default Goldman Sachs goldman sachs Greece Puerto Rico Shenzhen Twitter Twitter Size does matter when it comes to financial collapse....


Pivotfarm's picture

The Countries That Are Destroying Themselves

Afghanistan China fixed Hong Kong India Iran M3 Mexico In the race to get to the top what does it matter that we destroy the planet along the way?


Phoenix Capital Research's picture

Europe Will Soon Impose Border Controls

European Union France Germany Greece Nicolas Sarkozy Europe is imposing capital controls…  next up will be border controls.  


GoldCore's picture

Greece Shows Importance of Gold as Europeans Buy Coins and Bars

Central Banks Credit Default Swaps default Eurozone Goldman Sachs goldman sachs Greece Ireland New York Times Precious Metals Switzerland Twitter Twitter With the ECB reneging on its responsibility as lender of last resort – not the first time it has used its power to political ends in Greece – Greek banks may soon be forced to “bail-in” deposits – i.e. confiscate the cash of their customers.


Monetary Metals's picture

June 26 Silver Flash Crash: A Forensic Analysis

Creditors Crude Crude Oil default Futures market Greece headlines Price Action Volatility On Friday morning, at around midnight PDT, the price of silver had a mini crash, dropping more than 10 cents in one second. This is our forensic analysis.


Tim Knight from Slope of Hope's picture

The More They Stay The Same

Greece Obama Administration Reality Slope of Hope I wanted to do a post that had nothing to do with Greece or charts, just for a change of pace.


EconMatters's picture

Greek Crisis: What's Next After Capital Controls?

Bond Capital Markets Contagion Effect Creditors default Deficit Spending Eurozone Germany Greece Italy New York Times Portugal Twitter Twitter Wilbur Ross Referendum is a CYA by Tsipras & Syriza, but a deal is by no means the end of anything...


Reggie Middleton's picture

As Foretold In 2010, Greece Was GUARANTEED to Default Regardless Of Any Aid It Received and These Countries Have Similar Issues

default Greece Sovereign Debt Regardless of what package the Troika (or China or Russia) would have ever given Greece, the endgame would have always been full tilt default. This can be mathematically proven. There are also about 14 other countries with similar characteristics - all easily seen with just a modicum of insight and research. Just as easy is the ability to avoid the inevitable capital controls and bank bail-ins that the Greeks are subject to now.


williambanzai7's picture

GeNeRaL JaCKSoN SLaYiNG THe MaNY HeaDeD MoNSTeR...

A dream image for the fringe finance low brows of Zero Hedge Town...


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