Blog/Banking Crisis

PRIVATE BLOG – European Banks Under Stress & Markets

PRIVATE BLOG – European Banks Under Stress & Markets Private blog posts are exclusively available to Socrates subscribers. To sign-up for Socrates or to learn [...]

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ECB v Fed

QUESTION: Martin, You mentioned in a recent blog post that the ECB, unlike the FED, can go bankrupt. Can you explain further? Not sure where you get the time, [...]

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FDIC Asking People Not to Panic for Cash

  Obviously, they would not do this if there was not also a panic for [...]

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Understanding the European Banking Crisis

QUESTION: Hi Martin, Awhile back you mentioned the ECB doesn’t have unilateral authority to expand the money supply, and that the political crisis in Europe [...]

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The Coronavirus Panic & the Dollar Panic

  Following Mondays near 3k point drop in the DOW, today’s attention is brought back to the Repo market and the demand for US Dollars is off the charts! [...]

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European Banking Crisis

QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong; You have warned that the European bank stocks were in real trouble. They have really collapsed. But you do not comment on them that often. [...]

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The European Bank Scandal Nobody Talks About

Last October, the European Union’s (EU) top court ruled in favor of Polish consumers who took out mortgages in Swiss Francs, allowing them to ask Polish courts to [...]

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Why Bail-Ins in Europe Are Not Likely in the USA

The public was outraged over the use of tax dollars to bail out banks during the 2007-2009 financial crisis. Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and [...]

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Will Governments Respond Globally or Just Act Independently?

QUESTION: Is there any comparison to be made between the current suppression of interest rates by the Fed and its suppression of interest rates in the 1920s? With [...]

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The Coming Crisis – What to Watch?

QUESTION: Dear Martin – We owe your respect for what you are doing and I wanna say thanks for educating your followers like me. With the issue of this growing [...]

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