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European central bankers are obsessing about everything else than monetary policy

While it is becoming increasingly clear that Europe is falling into a Japanese style deflationary trap European central bankers continue to refuse to talk about the need for monetary easing to curb deflationary pressures. 1,069 more words

Notes From Underground: Its a Very Cold Day In July ... When Bundesbank Capitulates

The financial press is filled with articles about the recent EURO weakness. During the last week the EU currency has fallen about 1.5 percent. Many pundits have opined that it is the Ukraine situation and Gaza that have made investors uneasy, thus the move into U.S. 562 more words


Neue Studie: Autos kaufen keine Autos! Experten noch uneinig

Ich weiß gar nicht, wie oft ich in den letzten Tagen das angebliche Zitat Henry Fords „Autos kaufen keine Autos“ gelesen habe. Statt Autos können es auch schon weitaus billigere Güter sein, die sich… 730 more words


No ‘gold rush’: Germany keeps reserves in the US

Germany’s plan to bring back the nation’s gold reserves to Frankfurt by 2020 has fizzled, and instead has for now decided to leave $635 billion of gold… 389 more words


Germany Still Wants Gold Back – Repatriation Campaign Continues . . . a correction it seems to an earlier story today . . . ~J

Source: ZeroHedge
June 24, 2014
Thanks to K.

More than 18 months ago, on January 16, 2013 Germany’s central bank, the Bundesbank, announced that it will repatriate to Germany all 374 tonnes it had stored with the Banque de France in Paris, as well as 300 tonnes held in Manhattan by the New York Federal Reserve, by 2020. 798 more words


Notes From Underground: How Do Markets Test the FED?

In following up on the theme of the last three blog posts, it’s always a question how  markets test central bank policies. As is frequently mentioned, when investors fear that central banks will err on the side of… 811 more words