• Pivotfarm
    04/18/2014 - 12:44
    Peering in from the outside or through the looking glass at what’s going down on the other side is always a distortion of reality. We sit here in the west looking at the development, the changes and...

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Gold and Silver Speculation

Carry Trade Futures market There is a stark difference between the states of the markets for the monetary metals. The number of open futures contracts in gold is low, while in silver it’s high. What does it mean?

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Bodek's Amazon Critique of "Flash Boys"

Corruption Dark Pools dark pools ETC HFT Institutional Investors Latency Arbitrage Michael Lewis New York Stock Exchange Reuters Sigma X Sigma X Twitter Twitter I contend that Lewis should have done a lot more to identify the parties involved and tell the full story of latency arbitrage in Sigma X.

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Will We Demand the Inexpensive Fix Which Will Prevent Armageddon … Or Focus On Over-Blown Dangers?

Australia China Fail India Japan Meltdown News Corp North Korea Nuclear Power TARP Public Service Annoucement:  The Most Likely Armageddon Threat … Preventable for a Small Amount of Money

Phoenix Capital Research's picture

The Epic Bull Market in Stocks, Accounting Fiction, and Fraud

Bear Market BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics Carl Icahn CRAP Dow Jones Industrial Average Gross Domestic Product Jeremy Grantham recovery Unemployment Warren Buffett We all know what will eventually unfold: another collapse, this one even worse than that of 2008. Until then, the fraud and fiction will continue. Everyone with a vested interest in stocks moving up will do everything they can to perpetuate this.

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Gold and Oil Rise As U.S. Russia Relations Deteriorate Sharply

British Pound Crude Crude Oil NYMEX Reuters Ukraine Symbolism is important and Putin may be sending the U.S. a message, in the aftermath of JP Morgan unilaterally deciding to block an official Russian wire transfer, regarding how they might use gold as a geopolitical weapon should economic and currency wars deepen ...

George Washington's picture

NATO Members Conduct False Flag Terror In Attempt to Whip Up War

Iraq Italy Turkey Turkey Busted for False Flag Terror

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Why Bitcoin is Important

Bitcoin Fail Gambling Goldman Sachs goldman sachs Private Equity It's not Bitcoin, it's the underlying technology

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CME Group Electronic $CME trading stops operating.

Apple Crude Goldman Sachs goldman sachs Real estate Due to technical issues, the following CME Globex Futures and Options markets have been halted: 

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UK Turned Into “Nation Of Savers” … “Instantly” After "Radical" Accounting Overhaul

British Pound Global Economy Gross Domestic Product Reuters Ukraine United Kingdom Accounting tricks and manipulation of economic data is taking place globally and will contribute to people being misled regarding the true state of national economies and the global economy. The false sense of security seen before the global financial crisis has returned ...  it can only end in tears ...

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Cyprus Has Given a Glimpse Into What's Coming During the Next Crisis

Bond European Central Bank France Germany Greece Gross Domestic Product International Monetary Fund LTRO Monetization The Cyprus bail-in laid the ground for a global wealth tax. The next time a crisis hits, savers will be picking up the tab.

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The Sovereignty Series - Orienteering : Lost in the Wilderness

Central Banks Cognitive Dissonance Delphi Group Think Oracle Of Delphi Reality We believe ourselves to be credible and intelligent, even though nearly all our working capital, our knowledge, is corrupt and seriously tainted.

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CLoWNToPeA 2014...

Hey, remember me?

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IMF: Economic Outlook

China Eurozone Germany Global Economy India International Monetary Fund Japan recovery United Kingdom World Bank World Economic Outlook Some out there were waiting on the International Monetary Fund’s new World Economic Outlook report to be issued today. Some were waiting. Most didn’t care, since it was going to contain a tissue of inter-woven statements that probably say what we have already been thinking (at least we could have hoped that they might be that honest) about the dire straits of the world economy.

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