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CME To Open Account AT FED...

Source: GizaDeathStar.com
Dr. Joseph P. Farrell
April 27, 2016

Now, this unusual story was shared by Mr. T.S., who sent it along with an email posing the question: “is this new account going to be used to bolster Commercial Banks with Funds from the FED in the Event of Margin Failures resulting from Extreme Gold demand forcing the shorting banks to liquidate their margin accounts?” Well, I’ll let you read the short article, and “you can tell me”: 262 more words




It was Mark Twain who wrote: “write about what you know.” Many aspiring writers have taken Mark Twain’s advice, and have gone on to enjoy long and successful careers. 3,653 more words


Making the Most of the Earnings Season

Unlike Christmas, it comes 4 times a year, and doesn’t make all people happy.  It’s the busiest time of the year for fund managers and equity traders around the world.   649 more words


U.S. Government Is Now a Major Counterparty to Wall Street Derivatives, by Pam Martens and Russ Martens

Don’t worry about trying to figure out derivatives exposure among banks, housing agencies, and the government. Like Obamacare, the legislation that had to be passed before we found out what was in it, we’ll find out where the bodies are buried in the derivatives market when they blow up. 347 more words


U.S. Government Is Now a Major Counterparty to Wall Street Derivatives

From Wall Street on Parade, by Pam Martens and Russ Martens

According to a study released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in March of last year, U.S. 316 more words


Counterparty Derivatives Risk as a Potential Pitfall for the World Economy

Counterparty risk is the risk to each party in a contract that the counterparty might not live up to its contractual obligations.  Could derivatives ever pose a potential counterparty risk for the world economy?  1,256 more words

Wall Street in Washington

Power and politics are something that has been in my mind for a long time. Today’s world is different than past worlds. People hold a device that has almost all of the world’s knowledge in their pocket, and they is mostly use it for playing games and texting other people. 748 more words