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World Trade Collapses Most Since Crisis

March 17, 2016, 02:12 PM

The Baltic Dry is in a veritable free fall. Germany’s manufacturing juggernaut is showing signs of faltering. The BRICS have ceased to be a reliable driver of global growth. US freight volumes are falling for the first time in years. And the list goes on.

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Recession sign is in play and has 81% accuracy

March 17, 2016, 01:48 PM

Since corporate profits turned negative in mid-2015, Wall Street has pondered whether it’s just a passing phase or a signal of something worse. History strongly suggests the latter.

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JPM’s Kolanovic Warns Upcoming Recession Could Be Comparable To 2008 Crisis; Says “Buy Gold, Cash And VIX”

March 16, 2016, 06:45 PM

Since the beginning of written history, countless currencies and governments emerged and failed while gold kept approximately the same purchasing power (albeit with some volatility, and positive correlation to levels of risk).

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Economic Recovery? 13 Of The Biggest Retailers In America Are Closing Down Stores

March 16, 2016, 06:29 PM

Barack Obama recently stated that anyone that is claiming that America’s economy is in decline is “peddling fiction“. Well, if the economy is in such great shape, why are major retailers shutting down hundreds of stores all over the country?

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The Economic Collapse Of South America Is Well Underway

March 16, 2016, 03:48 PM

The 7th largest economy on the entire planet is completely imploding. I have written previously about the economic depression that is plaguing Brazil, but since my last article it has gotten much, much worse.

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JPMorgan Goes Underweight Stocks “For The First Time This Cycle”, Says To Buy Gold

March 16, 2016, 03:20 PM

Less than 24 hours ago we presented the latest reason by JPM’s Mislav Matejka explaining why the equity strategist refuses to buy this market, to wit: “equities are down ytd, but notably the ’16 P/E is not much cheaper today than it was at the start of the year.

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Jim Rogers: There’s a 100% Probability of a U.S. Recession Within a Year

March 16, 2016, 03:03 PM

During an interview on Bloomberg TV with Guy Johnson, the famous investor said that there was a 100 percent probability that the U.S. economy would be in a downturn within one year.

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It’s a revolution: German banks told to start hoarding cash

March 16, 2016, 12:26 AM

Europe, of course, has been battling with negative interest rates for quite some time. What this means is that commercial banks are being charged interest for holding wholesale deposits at the European Central Bank.

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Hong Kong Bourse Revamps Gold Futures Targeting China’s Wealth

March 15, 2016, 11:07 PM

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. plans to revamp its gold futures, targeting Chinese investors after ending the previous contract a year ago.

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Gold soars into bull market as global growth fears mount

March 15, 2016, 06:31 PM

Gold is back in a bull market for the first time since 2013 as concerns about global growth rise. Gold spot prices climbed to $1,272.77 an ounce on Friday, after settling at $1,264.25 on the previous day.

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