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Trying to Overthrow the Dollar

QUESTION: Marty, you said at the conference the efforts to overthrow the dollar as the reserve currency have failed and it will take the Monetary Crisis Cycle to [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – US Share Market – Breakout or Something Else?

PRIVATE BLOG – US Share Market – Breakout or Something Else? Private blog posts are exclusively available to Socrates subscribers. To sign-up for Socrates [...]

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Market Talk – November 6, 2019

ASIA: China plans to purchase up to 10 percent of the Saudi Aramco IPO. The IPO came under some pressure after the recent attacks on Saudi’s largest oil [...]

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Impeaching Trump to Shut Down the Government

The object of impeachment against Trump is to ensure that nothing gets done between now and 2021. How do you measure the true cost of impeaching the president? It [...]

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Negative Interest Rates is the Way to Kill a Reserve Currency

Christine Lagarde said back in August that the European Central Bank still had room to cut rates if needed. However, she added that this could pose a challenge to [...]

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Europe Moving to Worldwide Income Tax & International Wealth Tax

QUESTION: As I understand you’re writings, the € is not a good currency to be in. I’m South African and stay in the Netherlands for 13 years now. [...]

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Market Talk – November 5, 2019

ASIA: According to the FT, the US is considering removing some tariffs in an attempt to make a truce in the trade war. The cuts will be for around 112 billion USD [...]

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Manipulating the World Economy

COMMENT: I just finished “Manipulating the World Economy.” What a wonderful book and actually a gift to those of us who attended the October conference. [...]

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US Economy Soft – But Holding

COMMENT: I find it interesting how the rest of the world is declining and Socrates forecast that the US economy would be only slightly weak going into January 2020. [...]

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Norway – the Confusion in Trend

QUESTION: Dear Mr. Armstrong. Does Socrates have an explanation of what is happening to the Norwegian Kroner? All the financial newspapers and banks here in Norway [...]

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