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United States, China And Ultra-Low Oil Prices

United States, China And Ultra-Low Oil Prices

United States, China And Ultra-Low Oil Prices by Dan Steinbock, Difference Group The US-led petrodollar era is being surpassed by a multi-polar oil age in the Middle East. The transition is permeated by fundamental change and financial speculation that is […]

China: Slowing Growth and Rising Debt

China: Slowing Growth and Rising Debt

In FIS Group’s latest insight piece, Tina Byles Williams, CEO and CIO of FIS Group, a manager of U.S. and global developed, emerging and frontier markets equity portfolio strategies with over $4.5B in AUM, shares her insights on China’s slowing […]

Visualising U.S. Exports & Imports

Visualising U.S. Exports & Imports

The U.S. Census Bureau recently released its data on U.S. trade in goods by selected countries and world region for 2015. We built three maps to provide a proportional visualization of the trade that occurs between the U.S. and other countries. Exports […]

Silver Markets Are Destined For Massive Gains

Silver Markets Are Destined For Massive Gains

Silver Markets Are Destined For Massive Gains by Nathan Mcdonald, Sprott Money Silver, at this current time of writing, remains below $15.00 per ounce; it is sitting at $14.76. This price is absurdly cheap given the current state of the […]

Negative Interest Rate Policy: Life Below Zero

Negative Interest Rate Policy: Life Below Zero

We’re now up to five central banks that have adopted a negative interest rate policy (NIRP), and the world’s markets are concerned that others might follow suit. Even the U.S. Federal Reserve has discussed the possibility of negative rates. But […]