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"And then many will fall by the wayside, and hate and betray one and another.   False prophets will arise, and lead them astray.   And because of the increase in wickedness, the love of many will grow cold.   But those who stand firm to the end will be saved.   And the gospel of the kingdom will be preached throughout the whole world, as a testimony to all nations. And then the end will come moreContinue Reading
By: Chris CaltonHow did Americans fall for the government's reefer madness? Chris Calton explains how junk science, overt racism, and myths of bloodthirsty soldiers all played a role in the criminalization of marijuana in America. moreContinue Reading
Gold dipped to $1267.60 by a little after 9AM EST, but it then jumped to as high as $1283.80 in afternoon trade and ended with a gain of 0.72%. Silver slipped to $16.634 in Asia, but it then climbed to as high as $17.112 in late trade and ended with a gain of 2.64%. moreContinue Reading
Precious metals futures advanced Wednesday with gains ranging from 0.7% for platinum to 2% for palladium. Gold for December delivery climbed $3.20, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,282.90 an ounce on the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] moreContinue Reading
Fed's lack of knowing when inflation will grab hold moves gold higher. moreContinue Reading
Phil Bak is the CEO of ACSI Funds & Exponential ETFs. He is widely regarded as an expert in the management, development and trading of ETFs. moreContinue Reading
August 16, 2017

Jim’s Mailbox

Great question JB! …except this is not in the US and not a topic to disrupt or distract so the question will not be asked. Bill Get the ropes ready. Half of my relatives already have their helmets. What awful thing should the president call Jews for this that will satisfy nobody? CIGA JB ———————————————————–... » The post Jim's Mailbox appeared first on Jim Sinclair's Mineset. moreContinue Reading
Long credit cycles like the current one always end with a crash. But first they deteriorate. The headline numbers remain positive while under the surface a growing list of sectors start to falter. It's only when the latter reach a critical mass that market psychology turns dark. moreContinue Reading
Today Janus Henderson is rolling out a pair of ETNs carrying the VelocityShares brand that offer long and short exposure to the composite forward Libor rate. The VelocityShares Long Libor ETNs (ULBR) and the VelocityShares Short Libor ETNs (DLBR) are both listed on the NYSE Arca and come with an expense ratio of 1.50%. moreContinue Reading
A recent filing from Deutsche Asset Management outlines plans for an ETF that will target the international junk bond space, with a specific focus on securities exhibiting low beta. The Deutsche X-trackers Low Beta High Yield Bond ETF will track an index and is slated to list on the NYSE Arca. moreContinue Reading
I think most of you reading this right now are aware that gold is unlike any other metal, certainly any other element. It doesn't play by the same rules as iron or tin or aluminum, and its value has nothing to do with its utility—or lack thereof. People valued the yellow metal for its beauty and malleability eons before they knew of its usefulness in conducting electricity or its chemical inertness. moreContinue Reading
This is a fascinating discussion and, once again, some perspective that you won't find anywhere else in the "mainstream media". read more moreContinue Reading