Posts tagged 'Ben Bernanke':

Financial Crisis in Confidence Affects Bond Investments

March 10, 2011

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There are two things that are negative indicators for the bond market. Many people know these things but they are worth repeating.

In the first place, interest rates are essentially at zero that means that interest rates have nowhere to go but up. When interest rates go up the value of bonds go down because the lower interest rate bond must sacrifice principal to be competitive with the bonds with higher rates. Read more »

Financial Crisis: Creating Money out of Thin Air

December 22, 2010

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During my trip to Beijing earlier this year at the behest of members of the Chinese government, I had dinner with the President of China Gold, the country’s gold mining the consortium (60% owned by the government). Read more »

Financial Crisis Sins Now Being Exposed

December 15, 2010

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Thanks to Congressman Ron Paul, the Federal Reserve was recently mandated to cough up the information about the loans they made during the financial crisis (by creating money out of thin air). Read more »

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