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Month: February 2017

Voters Should Blame the Fed for Trump’s Rise to Power

Peter Schiff recently appeared on CNBC’s “Future’s Now” letting millions of American voters know that if they’re frustrated with Trump, they should blame the Federal Reserve. “If the economy was in good shape, not only would he have not been elected, he wouldn’t have been the Republican nominee.” Peter explained why Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen …

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CPI Numbers Show Inflation Already Beyond Fed’s Benchmark

In Peter Schiff’s latest podcast, he looks at the Consumer Price Index and retail sales reports released last week. The economic data came during Janet Yellen’s report to congress where the chairwoman’s testimony brought on a new wave of optimism in the markets that interest rate hikes would be coming sooner than last year’s cycle …

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Day 28: Brazen Trump Inspires Murky Global Markets

Yellen spoke to congress this week, and her remarks about the new Commander in Chief could be foreshadowing an upcoming battle between the Fed’s goals and Trump’s plan to weaken the dollar. The President also made amends with China’s President Xi Jinping, but has new problems to deal with as other foreign governments shed their …

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States are Moving to Abolish Federal Fiat Currency

Dan Kurz is a CFA with over two decades experience working in Zurich, Switzerland as a thematic strategist for Credit Suisse CIO Office. Dan’s site, DK Analytics, offers deep and broad analysis at the macro and micro level.   Spearheaded by legislative efforts in Utah, Texas, and Oklahoma, a substantial number of states have undertaken …

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