Will this save the Swiss financial system?

Will this save the Swiss financial system? by Egon von Greyerz  – October 2014 On 30 November 2014 the Swiss People has the opportunity to determine not just the fate of their own financial system but also to be the catalyst for the return to sound money in the Western World. The “Gold Initiative” referendum […]

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Swiss to vote on gold repatriation in November

22 August 2014 – Egon von Greyerz Swiss Gold Referendum on November 30 One of the very few remaining proper democracies in the world will vote on bringing the Swiss Gold back to Switzerland on November 30. This is an initiative that could only happen in Switzerland. An influential member of parliament, Luzi Stamm, representing […]

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Gold Manipulators are Desperate

Gold Manipulators are Desparate From Egon von Greyerz(in reference to Paul Craig Roberts’s latest blog) With virtually empty gold vaults, the central banks and bullion banks are now becoming desperate. The action we are seeing in the paper gold market with the recent $50 takedown is yet more proof of the corner that the gold […]

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Trade of the decade

Trade of the decade The US stockmarket continues its rise to dizzy heights. The rise has very little to do with economic fundamentals but is more a function of money printing and the weak dollar. The US in now slowly entering its hyperinflationary phase. Food prices are already up 19% in the first three months […]

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The lost Century

“In November 1910, some powerful US bankers joined by the influential Paul Warburg had a meeting on Jekyll Island that would determine the destiny of the world financial system and the world economy for over 100 years. This infamous meeting led to the creation of the Federal Reserve System in the US on December 23, 1913. So for exactly 100 years now the Fed and other central bankers have totally destroyed all major world currencies.”

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Jim Sinclair: Gold via 3500 to 50000

Jim Sinclair – Gold at $3,500 and $50,000 Very few people understand what is happening in the world economy better than Jim Sinclair. But there is absolutely no one who understands gold better than Jim. A must view/listen video from Greg Hunter of USAWatchDog. Egon von Greyerz

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Hyperinflation and Gold’s parabolic rise

There is a ridiculous amount of time spent on what the Fed will do or won’t do or analysing the latest economic figures. Very few people use their own brain to figure out the obvious. And the obvious is that debt which has been growing exponentially in the last 40 years, started its parabolic phase […]

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There will be no Tapering

How can the Fed taper when the real US economy is in a terrible state. Add to that the massive problems in the Eurozone. And Japan, the world’s third largest economy, is a guaranteed basket case. In the US, the job participation rate is the lowest since the 1970s, real unemployment (calculated on a consistent […]

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The real state of the world economy is dire

We are now back to the “green shoots” era of false hope and total misunderstanding of the real state of the world economy. There are minor tidbits of good news that combined with manipulated and seasonally adjusted economic figures are giving politicians worldwide reason for spreading their optimistic gospel of recovery that has nothing to […]

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PLEASE Get your Assets out of the Banking System

“PLEASE Get your Assets out of the Banking System.”by Egon von Greyerz – June 17 2013 I have pleaded with investors for years to get their assets out of the banking system. One of the very few men who understands what is happening within the financial system has done the same. Time and time again he […]

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The Most Productive Man in History

THE MOST PRODUCTIVE MAN IN HISTORY by Egon von Greyerz – May 18, 2013 As precious metals investors worldwide are concerned about the correction in gold and silver let me tell you that you must not be. The incredible concoction of debt, derivatives (that will never be repaid with normal money) and accelerating fiscal deficits […]

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Take your money out of the Eurozone

“Nigel Farage – This EU is Power without Limits” Take your money out of the Eurozone before they come for you 17 April 2013 Today the UKIP leader and MEP Nigel Farage told the European Parliament that the Troika (European Commission, ECB and IMF) are common criminals stealing money from people’s bank accounts. He warns […]

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Tragedy, Panic & The Greatest Short Squeeze In History

Tragedy, Panic & The Greatest Short SqueezeKWN interview April 14, 2013 Dear Investor, We have seen massive manipulation in the paper gold market in the last few days and weeks. Please read my latest KWN interview which explains that this is nothing to be concerned about since the problems in the world economy are getting […]

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Get Your Assets out of the Banks – NOW

“Get Your Assets out of the Banks – NOW”by Egon von Greyerz – March 18 2013 Note: Video Nigel Farage European Parliament on April 17 2013 “THERE IS NO MEANS OF AVOIDING THE FINAL COLLAPSE OF A BOOM BROUGHT ABOUT BY CREDIT EXPANSION. THE ALTERNATIVE IS ONLY WHETHER THE CRISIS SHOULD COME SOONER AS A RESULT […]

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WILL GOLD SOON BE REGULATED?

Lector Salutem Will gold soon be regulated? You may have read that Via Mat International AG, the Swiss Logistics and precious metals storage company, has decided to close all accounts with US citizens. They do not explain the cause for this, but mention taxation and tax structures in their letter as one reason.

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Why QE will accelerate and Gold will follow

WHY QE WILL ACCELERATE AND GOLD WILL FOLLOW by Egon von Greyerz  – January 2013 Some investors are disappointed as gold only went up 7% in USD in 2012. After having compounded at over 19% p.a. over 11 years, gold certainly should be allowed to just gain 7% without some people calling an end to […]

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Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose

The more things change, the more they stay the same Dec 19, 2012 No, nothing new. More QE and gold goes down. In addition,  another downpour of economic news that confirms the total inability of central banks and governments to provide any credible solution to what is a guaranteed road to perdition. Investors worldwide are […]

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Gold and Silver poised for a major move

Gold and Silver poised for major move.December 10 2012 The major operators of the paper market in precious metals are using all the ammunition they have available to suppress the price of gold and silver. But they have an extremely powerful opponent in China which continues to increase the gold imports at a remarkable rate. […]

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