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Asset Purchases And Continued Deflation

Asset Purchases And Continued Deflation

Asset Purchases And Continued Deflation by Jennifer Thomson, Gavekal Capital Blog We’ve noted quite a few data releases that point to deflationary trends recently– see here, here, and here for details. Following a rebound from the sharp drop in January […]

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Why Did France Cancel Mistral Deal With Russia?

For the first time French officials have admitted that pressure from other NATO states led to the cancellation of the arms deal with Russia. France originally agreed the deal for the sale of two Mistral-class helicopter carriers in 2011, but […]

Nepal Protests Against India After Fuel-Rationing

Nepal Protests Against India After Fuel-Rationing

Relations between the neighbors have hit a low point following accusations of an economic blockade against Nepal. India also stands accused of meddling in Nepalese politics following New Delhi’s reaction to the introduction of a new Nepalese constitution last week, […]

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The Coming Corporate “Crime Wave”

In a recent appearance before Congress, Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates declared that the US Department of Justice is going to ratchet up its prosecution of individuals employed in corporations as part of a larger push against “white collar […]

What it means when gold sells at a NEGATIVE price…

What it means when gold sells at a NEGATIVE price…

September 29, 2015 Sovereign Valley Farm, Chile Nearly four months ago on June 2nd, something very unusual happened in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The price of propane actually became negative, hitting an unbelievable -0.625 cents per gallon. It’s hard to believe […]