The Golden Age

Guest post by $hane ObataSome people say that gold is dead. They point to deflationary pressures and a bear market that started back in September of 2011. The bulls have been wrong for years; however, that may be about to change…At present, there are…

Big Bad China

Guest post by $hane ObataIt seems like every day we are inundated with news out of China. Investors are already concerned. The offshore renminbi (CNH) is more international than the onshore one (CNY), which is tightly managed by the government. As such…

Canada joins the currency wars

Guest post by Norman MogilDevaluation is now the preferred tool to reinvigorate slowing economy. On a traded-weighted basis, the US dollar is at its highest level in over a decade. Resource-based countries have seen their currencies tumble by as m…

Sober Look 2015-08-23 14:08:00

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