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The deathly vortex of deflation.

Europe is slipping into the deathly vortex of deflation. The European Central Bank (ECB) has unleashed its biggest policy action ever to prevent us slipping further. 618 more words

Bank

The Unraveling of the US Middle Class Is Monetary and Corporate

Source: The Daily Bell

Middle class decline looms over final years of Obama presidency … Barack Obama enters the final two years of his presidency with a blemish on his legacy that looks impossible to erase: the decline of the middle class he has promised to rescue. 253 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

Swiss Shock 2015: Action by Swiss National Bank

On January 15th 2015, the central bank of Switzerland, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) shocked the financial world by applying these 2 policies simultaneously:

  1. Reducing central bank deposit rate into an even more negative territory, from -0.25% to -0.75%
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Random Things

Davos: Ease on down the road

The World Economic Forum begins in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. 19th, and besides it being a bit more expensive for the 1 percenters, publicly there appears little monetary policy will be addressed. 278 more words

Economy

Further easing of monetary policies expected in 2015

China View, Jan 2015

China’ s central bank said at a recent meeting that 2015 will see continued prudent monetary policies, with better coordination of tight and loose monetary measures. Analysts expect both traditiona…

Time: 02:29

Economy

Are you LIVING or EXISTING?

Living is defined as the pursuit of a lifestyle of the specified type.

Existing is defined as achieving the basic needs of existence, as food and shelter. 576 more words

Swiss National Bank Shocks the World

From Bloomberg, by Simon Kennedy Jan 15, 2015 

The road to normal is proving to be bumpy.

Stunning monetary-policy shifts in Switzerland and India sent markets on wild rides, highlighting Federal Reserve Chair… 148 more words

Economy