Tag: european central bank

(Source: Tradingview.com)

The Great Gold Convulsion Of 2017

If you want to understand the big story in gold, just type in the words “gold hedge funds” in Google. “Hedge Funds Are Hiding Out in Gold” — November 6, 2016 (Bloomberg) “Hedge Funds Are Dumping Gold Bets at Fastest […]

Global_Intergold / Pixabay

April European Central Bank Meeting And Gold

Last week was a busy time for central banks. In particular, the European Central Bank released its most recent monetary policy statement. What does it imply for the gold market? Gold Riksbank Keeps Rates Steady, but Expands QE On Thursday, […]

The comic features features Fed Chair Janet Yellen as a contestant on the game show "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire". The audience behind Yellen, which includes former Fed chief Ben Bernanke, are throwing tomatoes at her.

Caption for the comic: "After disappointing markets last week, will Yellen make it up to them later this year?"

The Federal Reserve's decision last week not to raise interest rates disappointed most market players who were expecting the central bank to hike rates for the first time since 2006. The questions remains whether Yellen and the Fed will make it up to them at some point later this year, or will they delay the move to early 2016. The central bank has two more scheduled policy meetings before the end of 2015, in late October and mid-December.

Wesbury On The Fed And Money Creation

Wesbury On The Fed And Money Creation by Todd Sullivan, So, so many people truly to not get what the fed does or how it affects the money supply. Wesbury does a great job here explaining it and explaining why […]