A stock market collapse and surge in gold is imminent

A stock market collapse and surge in gold is imminent What will be the trigger? by Egon von Greyerz   At last we are here. It has been a long wait for gold and silver holders. For the wealth preservationists who have held gold/silver since the beginning of the 2000s, it has just been tedious […]

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Gold above $ 2,000 and the Dow below 13,000 in 2015?

Gold above $ 2,000 and the Dow below 13,000 in 2015? by Egon von Greyerz Very few people in the world understand that the last hundred years have been totally exceptional in world history. Most people never study history and therefore they believe that whatever happened in their and their parents’ lifetime is normal. An […]

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The Great Financial Catastrophe

Most people are blissfully ignorant of the fact that 2007-8 was just a mild rehearsal of what we soon are going to experience. The additional $60 trillion in credit and printed money since then and the lowering of interest rates to zero have given the world the impression that all is now well again.

Let me be very clear, nothing is well. As a matter of fact in the 8 years since the start of the Great Financial Crisis the bubble economy has now properly spread to the world’s second largest economy – China.  China has had exponential growth in debt from $2 trillion to $28T this century. A major part of this debt has financed white elephant projects and ghost cities. It would be surprising if the total Chinese bad debts were below $ 10 trillion before all of this is finished.

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Gold – One World Two Markets

Gold – One World Two Markets by Egon von Greyerz The world is now at tipping point and this coming autumn we are likely to see the beginning of what I in an 2009 article described as “The Dark Years Are Here”. We are not just going to experience another correction, giving investors yet a chance […]

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REALVISION TV – Timeless Arguments by Egon von Greyerz

REALVISION TV – Timeless Arguments by Egon von Greyerz RealVision TV gives you direct access to world-class financial experts. And crucially RealVisionTV gives them the freedom to say what they really think about the issues that they believe matter. Subscribers include some of the world’s largest and most successful hedge funds, pension funds, sovereign wealth […]

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Market volatility in 2015 will go wild

Market volatility in 2015 will go wild   by Egon von Greyerz  – Jan 16 2014 On January 15, the Euro lost 30% against the Swiss Franc and the Dollar lost 25% in a few seconds. All stops in the market will have been triggered at the maximum loss level. At the end of the […]

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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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