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Central Banks Buying Equities

The survey of 60 central bankers, overseeing a combined $6.7 trillion, found that low bond returns had prompted almost half to take on more risk. Fourteen said they had already invested in equities or would do so within five years. … Continue reading

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Political Pressure Wouldn’t Halt More Fed Easing

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke signaled he’ll push forward with further expansion of monetary stimulus if needed, resisting pressure from Republicans concerned that he’s fanning inflation. Bernanke said yesterday in testimony to Congress’s Joint Economic Committee that the Fed … Continue reading

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Market Crashes, Economic Decline and the Kondratieff Wave Cycle

The following quotations are taken directly from my book, which was rushed out to meet with the timing of the stock market top in 2007. It is now 2011 and the Kondratieff wave is proceeding as forecasted. … “It is because of … Continue reading

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American Debt Crisis In The Greek Theater

Month to date data from the daily Treasury statement now confirms the evidence  of an economic stall. This could lead to a vicious cycle where tax receipts fall  faster than outlays, causing the Treasury’s borrowing needs to balloon.”  Tensions are … Continue reading

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Forty-eight percent say that another Great Depression is likely to occur in the next year

In a recent CNN poll, forty-eight percent say that another Great Depression is likely to occur in the next year – the highest that figure has ever reached. “The poll reminded respondents that during the Depression in the 1930s, roughly one … Continue reading

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