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1 Aug 2016 (AFR) - Greenspan warns weak growth and rising wage spell stagflation

(1 August 2016, AFR, p28, by Karen Maley)

‘Just as investors were beginning to breathe a little more easily, former US central bank chief Alan Greenspan has raised a fresh alarm, warning that the US economy now faces the menace of stagflation. 68 more words

1.Market Observations

Bank of England…waiting for stagflation

The Bank of England has kept rates on hold at its meeting today, contrary to market expectations. Sterling staged a modest rebound, albeit from multi-decade low levels against the US Dollar, as the central bank held fire on further stimulus activity. 351 more words

Currencies

Bonds: Investment Outlook, June 2016

As mentioned in yesterday’s investment outlook, bonds are perhaps more expensive than stocks right now. Stocks have only been as expensive as they are right now three times in recordable US history. 793 more words

Inflation

Thanks To Yellen, Gold Will Bounce Back


Source: TheDailyBell.com
May 31, 2016

Speculative traders abandon gold in latest week  …  Gold prices fell Monday, moving in the opposite direction of the U.S. dollar, which soared after comments by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen last week indicated an interest-rate hike could come this summer.   

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News

Eurozone Is The Greatest Danger

By Alasdair Macleod – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

World-wide, markets are horribly distorted, which spells danger not only to investors, but to businesses and their employees as well, because it is impossible to allocate capital efficiently in this financial environment. 1,599 more words

GDP & Employment

Japan: An Economy Of Zeros

By Michael Pento – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

The red sun on the flag of Japan symbolizes its position as the land of the rising sun. However, during WWII that round shape was pejoratively referred to as a zero. 646 more words

GDP & Employment