Gold and Silver Updates- Still the Best Investment

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Gold and Silver Updates- Still the Best Investment Living in Vancouver, one cannot ignore the mining industry. Not only was it mining that made BC (long before real estate, forestry and movie productions), but mining is to Vancouver what technology is to San Francisco. Over 70% of the mining industry financing gets done in this city. Not to… Read More »Gold and Silver Updates- Still the Best Investment

Repo Madness Continues

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Repo Madness Continues Repo has been the talk of the town lately, and the Federal Reserve has so far downplayed the issue at hand. Fed chair Jerome Powell did mention this problem in his last FOMC press conference, but again told journalists and viewers that this is not quantitative easing (QE). Repo and QE both inject money into… Read More »Repo Madness Continues

Gold to Silver Ratio, a WIDER Perspective.

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Gold to Silver Ratio, a WIDER Perspective f you are familiar with the Gold to Silver ratio (XAUXAG) it shows us how many ounces of Silver is required for 1 ounce of Gold . So currently, it takes 85 ounces of Silver for 1 ounce of Gold . Gold and Silver have been monetary metals for centuries, and… Read More »Gold to Silver Ratio, a WIDER Perspective.

Bond Market Indicating Risk On Environment?

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Bond Market Indicating Risk On Environment? If you follow my work, you know how the Bond market is crucial to my analysis. It is the largest market in the world, and we are heading to a period where central banks really have no ammunition anymore and are using rhetoric to maintain confidence in the system. The history of… Read More »Bond Market Indicating Risk On Environment?

Trade War Enters “Phase 1”?

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Trade War Enters “Phase 1”? Last week the market (and the world) was on the edge of their seats awaiting any news on the US-China trade talks.  It first was reported that the talks led nowhere, and the Chinese were going to leave a day early. And then on Friday, President Trump announced that the two countries have… Read More »Trade War Enters “Phase 1”?

Federal Reserve Announces QE…But please, don’t call it QE.

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Federal Reserve Announces QE…But please don’t call it QE. Things are escalating very quickly. If you follow my work here, or on my other blog (unchartedfx.blog) or even follow my stories on social media ( https://www.instagram.com/unchartedfx/), I have been warning about this. I have been saying interest rates are going to 0%, perhaps even negative AND central banks… Read More »Federal Reserve Announces QE…But please, don’t call it QE.

US Considers Capital Controls in Trade war with China!

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin US Considers Capital Controls in Trade War with China! If you were following the markets on Friday, things seemed well. Markets were moving up, the yen crosses were moving up. Likely a typical Friday before the week ends. And then it came. Markets dropped significantly, and the Yen appreciated. Many traders in chat rooms were wondering what had… Read More »US Considers Capital Controls in Trade war with China!

Federal Reserve becoming BUYER of Last Resort!

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Federal Reserve becoming BUYER of Last Resort! If you follow my work, I have outlined since the beginning of the year how central banks are out of tools. They will revert back to cutting interest rates back to 0 (deeper into the negative for Europe and Japan…Britain may follow since they are at 0.5% currently). Central banks will… Read More »Federal Reserve becoming BUYER of Last Resort!

US Equities Stalled by Emergency Funding and China Walks Away.

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin US Equities Stalled by Emergency Funding and China Walks Away. The S&P500 failed to make new highs and rejected previous resistance. You can argue we have a double top here. The trade idea here is to await the break of 2980. Target would be 2940 however pay attention to the flip zone at 2960 zone. This market wants… Read More »US Equities Stalled by Emergency Funding and China Walks Away.

Fed Rate Cut was NOT the biggest Fed news this week!

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin The Fed Rate Cut was NOT the biggest Fed news this week! The Fed cut rates by 25 basis points this week citing global uncertainty and for targeting inflation. Jerome Powell probably wishes he never mentioned the last cut being a “mid cycle adjustment” as it seems now the Fed does not know what they will do next.… Read More »Fed Rate Cut was NOT the biggest Fed news this week!