The Case For Leveraged US Treasury Bonds

Leverage may not immediately seem to belong with a Treasury, but for three important reasons, leveraged U.S. Treasury bonds make sense as an ordinary investment...

  • Aug 16, 2018 8:45 PM

Is This The Most Important Geopolitical Deal Of 2018?

The two-decade-long dispute on the statute of the Caspian Sea came to an end Sunday when five littoral states (Russia, Iran, Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan) agreed to give it a special legal status - it is now neither a sea, nor a lake...

  • Aug 14, 2018 5:00 AM

Memo To Krugman: 7 Problems Cryptocurrency Solves

"At the very least, crypto-currencies can protect us from the problem of policy makers taking advice from academics with zero real world experience like Krugman and enacting policies to implement their hare-brained economic models..."

  • Aug 4, 2018 4:45 PM

Mythbusting: Why Bitcoin Can Never Go To Zero

"Bitcoin will never go to zero because it is a hedge against falling currencies, inefficient economies and increasingly systemic inequality. Bitcoin represents the currency of a better future for society, and people will always invest in their future."

  • Jul 3, 2018 5:50 PM

The 'Dirty Dozen' Sectors Of Global Debt

A better way to assess where the global credit cycle is at is to look for pockets of dodgy debt... If these pockets are numerous, that’s a clear indication that credit is late cycle.

  • Jul 2, 2018 9:25 PM