How Long Before US Inflation Equals Argentina’s?

How Long Before US Inflation Equals Argentina’s? By Egon von Greyerz   The US and Argentina have a lot in common. Both are beautiful countries with a major land mass and an abundance of natural resources and agricultural land. Both had very strong economies around the turn of the last century. Political and economic problems […]

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Central Bankers’ Bogus Wand Will Have No Effect

Central Bankers’ Bogus Wand Will Have No Effect by Egon von Greyerz   Central Bank heads believe they are magicians who can wave their magic wand to create whatever economic conditions they desire. But the problem is that they are consistently wrong in their assessment of the economy so they don’t know what to do […]

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The House Of Cards Is Coming Down

The House Of Cards Is Coming Down by Egon von Greyerz   Deutsche Bank is bankrupt. China’s $30 trillion credit bubble will implode. Most banks will not survive. Banks stocks are down 20-50% this year and credit default swaps are surging in price. Hedge funds and speculators are losing fortunes on a surging yen. Short […]

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Risk Is Now Reaching Dangerous Levels

Risk Is Now Reaching Dangerous Levels by Egon von Greyerz   In my KWN interview on 31 January 2016 I stressed how the global domino’s are starting to fall with desperate governments applying the few tools they have left to avoid a total collapse. Japan has desperately tried to save their bankrupt economy with over […]

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Hyperinflation is here

HYPERINFLATION IS HERE by Egon von Greyerz Last week I wrote an article for King World News which showed that hyperinflation is on its way in many emerging markets. Soon it will also reach the US, Europe, Japan, China and many other countries. Hyperinflation has nothing to do with demand but is the effect of […]

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Are We Seeing The Beginning Of A 90% Fall In Stocks?

Markets can remain irrational for a very long time by Egon von Greyerz We ended 2015 as yet another year when most investors felt safe with their stocks, bonds, property and other investments. But sentiment can change very quickly and since the year end the Chinese market is down 14%, the S&P down 6% and […]

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How will the Fed explain away No Rate Increase?

How will the Fed explain away No Rate Increase? Egon von Greyerz December 14 2015 For face saving reasons the Fed definitely must increase interest rates on the 16th. This is what the Fed has led the market to believe and any deviation from this would give the Fed a vote of no confidence from […]

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Paper Gold Doesn’t Glitter

PAPER GOLD DOESN’T GLITTER by Egon von Greyerz Today when gold in US dollars is making a new correction low, the paper shorts are elated. They believe they can win this game of frightening every gold investor to sell their holding. But this elation is likely to soon turn to desperation. Supply tight in gold […]

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How long can a bull, fed on paper money, survive?

A Bull – Fed On Paper Money by Egon von Greyerz   It seems that a bull fed on paper money has eternal life. Whatever the news is, stock markets worldwide react positively. It takes a long time to kill off a secular bull even if it has the wrong diet. Source Illustration by Karl […]

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When will the Bank Bubble Burst

When will the Bank Bubble Burst by Egon von Greyerz We just had another confirmation that banks are dealing in sums which they don’t understand themselves. A junior employee in Deutsche Bank (DB) paid $6 billion to a hedge fund which was the gross value of a position. He should have paid the net. That […]

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Sensational Events Looming?

Sensational Events Looming? by Egon von Greyerz   In my most recent article, A Stock Market Collapse and Surge in Gold is Imminent, I discuss the excesses in the world and the effects that will have on the financial system and the stock market as well as on the gold and silver prices. Yes, some […]

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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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