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The Rise of the Dollar

When I was growing up as a kid I remember they had TV commercials against Jimmy Carter explaining how the dollar declined vs. other currencies over the decades. 641 more words


US house price growth slows

The latest S&P/Case-Shiller index of American property values shows that property prices across the 20 cities tracked by the index rose at a slower rate in the year to November than they had in previous months. 427 more words

United States Of America

10 Essential Tips for Travelling to Cuba

It is with some unease that I dish out a list of  travel tips about Cuba when I still have so much that I’m yet to share with you about the eclectic architecture, pulsating ambience and vibrant culture of this special country, so unlike any other I have ever visited. 1,044 more words


Era Of Record Foreign Reserve Stockpile In China Over - Economists

Foreign currency reserves in China have reached a ceiling of $4 trillion, and won’t rise above this threshold in 2015, according to the majority of economists in a Bloomberg survey. 416 more words

Emerging Markets

Fed Govt: We didn't squander foreign reserve

The Federal Government has denied allegations by former President Olusegun Obasanjo that it squandered the country’s foreign reserve.
In a statement yesterday the federal ministry of finance said: “It is absolutely not true that the Administration of President Goodluck Jonathan has squandered the nation’s reserves.” 533 more words


Living in Russia. How to deal with the Ruble.

In July wrote an article for the small investor living abroad and the problem of dealing with a foreign currency (see How to deal with Foreign Currencies when Living Abroad. 461 more words

General Investment Policy