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MARKETS: The journey to safety continues, the fall in economic activity continues, and the debt maelstrom goes anarchic


U.S. stocks fell more than 1.3% yesterday, some 220 points down. The Nasdaq Composite lost more than 1.9%. The S&P 500 fell into negative territory for the year and only just became positive at the close. 425 more words

Commodities Collapse

This Is What Gold Does In A Currency Crisis, Euro Edition ~ ZeroHedge

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 01/23/2015 08:09 -0500

Submitted by John Rubino via Dollar Collapse blog,

Yesterday the European Central Bank acknowledged that the currency it manages is being sucked into a deflationary vortex. 364 more words

News And Politics

Petrodollar Flows Have Cover To Move

ICYMI: bond yields are crazy low.  “The yield on the German 10-year government bonds fell to a record low of 0.44% while Japan hit a new nadir of 0.285% and the UK reached 1.584%…The U.S. 524 more words

Fly, Fly, Fly

The euro fell to its lowest level against the dollar in nine years Monday, driven by fears of political turmoil in Greece and hopes for more monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank.   486 more words

Flight To Safety – Gold Rises As Stocks, European Bonds Again See Sharp Falls

from Gold Core:

Gold retained sharp overnight gains today to trade near its highest in over a month as investors sought safety amid increasing concerns over a slump in the global economy. 96 more words

REAL Money

Helenic Cash Force: The 2 billion Euro plane

Combating the Greek theater of the euro crisis, the Bank of Greece also faced some very real operational challenges:

avoid a further shaking of the confidence of depositors we constantly had to supply the banking network with banknotes, so as to prevent cash shortages at bank branches or ATMs.

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Flight To Safety, Undeniable – Yellow Dog, Wagging

from Jesse’s Café Américain:

“When a nation threatens another nation the people of the latter forget their factionalism, their local antagonisms, their political differences, their suspicions of each other, their religious hostilities, and band together as one unit. 278 more words

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