The past month has been a wild ride for both equity and commodity traders around the globe. Novice traders have had their heads handed to them and their investment accounts drained. When fear, uncertainty and volatility are running high, some of the best opportunities become available to those who know what to look for.
READ MORE: http://www.econmatters.com/2011/10/gold-dax-and-dollar-could-get-sharply.html
The "End Of America" Is Beginning In California
The smart money says the U.S. economy will splinter, with some states thriving, some states not, and all eyes are on California as the nightmare scenario. After a hair-raising visit with former governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who explains why the Golden State has cratered, Michael Lewis goes where the buck literally stops—the local level, where the likes of San Jose mayor Chuck Reed and Vallejo ﬁre chief Paige Meyer are trying to avert even worse catastrophes and rethink what it means to be a society.
READ MORE: http://www.vanityfair.com/business/features/2011/11/michael-lewis-201111
The Top 100 Statistics About The Collapse Of The Economy That Every American Voter Should Know
The U.S. economy is dying and most American voters have no idea why it is happening. Unfortunately, the mainstream media and most of our politicians are not telling the truth about the collapse of the economy.
READ MORE: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/the-top-100-statistics-about-the-collapse-of-the-economy-that-every-american-voter-should-know
Bank of England Gov. Says ‘World Facing Worst Financial Crisis in History’
The world is facing the worst financial crisis since at least the 1930s “if not ever”, the Governor of the Bank of England said last night.
READ MORE: http://visiontoamerica.org/4616/bank-of-england-gov-says-world-facing-worst-financial-crisis-in-history/
BBC Does It Again: "In The Absence Of A Credible Plan We Will Have A Global Financial Meltdown In Two To Three Weeks" - IMF Advisor
A week after the BBC exploded Alessio Rastani to the stage, it has just done it all over again. In an interview with IMF advisor Robert Shapiro, the bailout expert has pretty much said what, once again, is on everyone's mind: "If they can not address [the financial crisis] in a credible way I believe within perhaps 2 to 3 weeks we will have a meltdown in sovereign debt which will produce a meltdown across the European banking system.
READ MORE: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/bbc-does-it-again-absence-credible-plan-we-will-have-global-financial-meltdown-two-three-weeks-
The Deutsche Mark is coming, and Germany will still lead the European super-state
Ever since the dawn of the European Union, it was clear that there was a power of three- France, Belelux and West Germany. Within these three continental economies is where you did find Europe’s power houses in innovation, manufacturing, agriculture and finance.
READ MORE: http://www.infowars.com/the-deutsche-mark-is-coming-and-germany-will-still-lead-the-european-super-state/
Most Germans want Deutsche mark back, poll shows
A Forsa poll conducted for Stern magazine said that 54 percent of Germans favor a return of their former currency, an identical figure to a poll taken in May 2010, said Forsa.
READ MORE: http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/05/us-eurozone-germany-mark-idUSTRE7941M320111005