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St. Louis Fed official: No evidence QE boosted economy

August 31, 2015, 06:18 PM

The Federal Reserve is putting some of its post-crisis actions under a magnifying glass and not liking everything it sees.

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All Global Prices Are Artificial Thanks to Central Banks (Video)

August 31, 2015, 06:06 PM

James Grant, Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, says the mis-pricing of asset values led by the central banks is the essential back story to this morning’s selloff.

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The U.S. Is Short on Options to Confront Next Crisis

August 31, 2015, 05:53 PM

Stock market and commodity price declines are sweeping the globe, raising a question: If the U.S. economy lands in another hole, what tools does it have to dig itself out?

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Why gold was the best buy in 2008-9 crash and will be this time too

August 27, 2015, 06:12 PM

What was the best asset class to buy for the recovery that followed the 2008-9 crash in global financial markets? Step forward gold whose rise was only exceeded by silver.

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$2.1 trillion erased from U.S. stocks in 6 days

August 27, 2015, 06:07 PM

The American stock market has surrendered a stunning $2.1 trillion of value in just the last six days of market chaos.

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U.S. Lacks Ammo for Next Economic Crisis

August 27, 2015, 06:06 PM

As the U.S. economic expansion ages and clouds gather overseas, policy makers worry about recession. Their concern isn’t that a downturn is imminent but whether they will have firepower to fight back when one does arrive.

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Oil sinks below $40 for 1st time since 2009

August 25, 2015, 05:34 PM

Crude crumbled below $40 a barrel on Friday for the first time since March 2009.

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The Ultimate Insurance Against Financial Disaster

August 25, 2015, 05:20 PM

Could something like 2008 happen again? Could another crisis cause the value of the U.S. dollar to collapse? Could the banking system seize up overnight? Many brilliant people say the answer to all of these questions is “yes.”  

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Households just saw $1.8 trillion in wealth vanish as stocks fall

August 25, 2015, 03:48 PM

You may have seen headlines to describe the market carnage like a trillion dollars worth of wealth wiped away in a single day. But it’s worth noting just how much is held by Americans in the stock market in the first place

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23 Nations Around The World Where Stock Market Crashes Are Already Happening

August 21, 2015, 02:20 PM

You can stop waiting for a global financial crisis to happen.  The truth is that one is happening right now.  All over the world, stock markets are already crashing.

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