Looks Like Italian Default Is Back On The Menu

"Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini was right to call out the EU over the failure of the bridge in Genoa this week... a perfect moment to shake people out of their complacency as to the real costs of giving up one’s financial sovereignty to someone else, in this case the Troika - European Commission, ECB and IMF."

  • Aug 18, 2018 7:00 AM
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The 2nd Special Counsel, Assange, & The 'Free' Press

"Sure, you may appear to have credibility in your echo chamber, but that’s not where real life takes place... You guys just blew this big time. You don’t care about free press, you care about your own asses..."

  • Aug 17, 2018 9:52 PM
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Trade War May Push China To Russian Energy

Although China has backpedaled on proposed tariffs on U.S. crude imports, the move is indicative of its need to diversify sources and steps may now be taken to enable China to play the oil card in the future – including imports from Iran despite sanctions, and drawing closer to Russia.

  • Aug 17, 2018 9:25 PM
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Nomi Prins: Your Should Fear The Emerging Market Debt Bubble

Though the IMF has expressed concerns for years about the impact of a rising dollar and rates on EM markets, it recently said that a reversal of rates would be “orderly and will not take a toll on emerging markets growth.” Well, ask Turkey how orderly it’s been...

  • Aug 17, 2018 8:45 PM
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How To Un-F*ck The Crypto Markets

Those who make rational and emotionless decisions are the ones who find ways to maximize their returns while minimizing their risk in spite of how f*cked things currently are in the good ol’ land of crypto.

  • Aug 17, 2018 7:25 PM
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