"Make Trade, Not War" Is China's Daring Plan In The Middle East

"From the US’ point of view, the National Security Strategy document highlighted how China and Russia are trying to shape a new geopolitical environment in the region, which contrasts sharply from Washington’s aims and interests...But then, Beijing’s strategy is to avoid a geopolitical collision in the Middle East. Its aim is to: Make Trade, Not War."

  • Jan 21, 2018 11:00 PM
  • 59

Dollar Tumbles As Euro Soars To 3-Year High; US Markets Closed

With US markets closed for holiday, it has been a quiet European session, with Asia similarly subdued, while continued USD weakness, now in its 4th consecutive day, has been the main focus as Bloomberg’s dollar index approached its lowest level in three years.

  • Jan 15, 2018 8:12 AM
  • 27

Russia's Crypto Rules Betray Early Hopes

"To give you an idea of how stupid these rules are.  Russians would be allowed to own cryptocurrencies but they wouldn’t be allowed to use them for anything.  "

  • Jan 1, 2018 2:11 PM
  • 117

Trump: Agent Of Chaos?

"Trump is deliberately working to undermine, tear down, and ultimately reform or outright recreate all existing institutions because he’s convinced that they no longer serve America’s interests and have instead been co-opted by its enemies, both internal and external..."

  • Dec 27, 2017 1:04 AM
  • 4