Blog/Central Banks

Is the FED Throwing in the Towel?

QUESTION: Dear Martin, you commented very intensively on the ECB destroying bond markets and the failure of monetary policy in Europe. By yesterday the US Fed also [...]

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Draghi – The Opportunity & the Nightmare

  I cannot stress enough that Mario Draghi has really destroyed the European economy on an unprecedented scale. I know people who worked on trading desks years [...]

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Canada sells off its Gold Reserves to the Retail Market

Canada has been selling off most of its remaining gold reserves to the general public. They have been selling gold coins and reaping better prices than dumping [...]

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Modern Monetary Theory v Central Bankers

QUESTION: Hi Mr. Armstrong et al: Read your blogs daily with great interest & recommend them to all my friends. You’ve absolutely changed my perspective [...]

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World Economy – Which End is Up?

QUESTION: Hey Martin First of all, great work with the new Socrates. Thank you very much for getting it to us. You have said that rates are exploding with fed [...]

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Is a U.S. Bank in the EU is Still Under ECB Rules? Why Do Central Banks Still Have Gold?

QUESTION: Dear Mr. Armstrong, I would first like to thank you for all the information you are making available publicly. I have two questions to pose, if you deem [...]

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Markets Cheer a Recession?

The rally in gold and the stock market together is demonstrating that eventually, we will see the alignment as it transforms from Public to Private assets. The most [...]

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PRIVATE BLOG – The Fed Yields to Global Economic Meltdown

PRIVATE BLOG – The Fed Yields to Global Economic Meltdown Private blog posts are exclusively available to Socrates subscribers. To sign-up for Socrates or to [...]

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The Fed Relies Indirectly on the Banks & Cannot Stimulate the Economy Directly

QUESTION: Hello, Since the Fed ‘created’ ‘money’ after 2008 that was then deposited back at the Fed by the recipient banks ( say,75% of [...]

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The Real Game of Thrones

The real Game of Thrones is already underway. The contest to succeed Mario Draghi is now officially open. The head of the European Central Bank (ECB) will leave [...]

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