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Bitcoin & MoneyBitcoin MagazineWhy do the orchestrators of such a system play down or block Bitcoins' right to exist? Former FED chairman, Alan Greenspan in December of 2013 stated, “I do not understand where the backing of Bitcoin is coming from“. Warren Buffet has referred to ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 1:18 pm
The Real Purpose of QE - Gold Seek
The Real Purpose of QEGold SeekBen Bernanke's predecessor at the Fed, Alan Greenspan, after the 2000 dot.com bubble collapse, had tried to restart the US economy by simply lowering interest rates, from 6.5% to 1%. The low rates, however, unexpectedly fueled a massive property bubble ...and more »
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 6:01 am
Fox News Defends Bank Fraud? - Topeka
Fox News Defends Bank Fraud?Topeka Capital Journal (blog)... populist resistance (think: OCCUPY) to a global wealth extraction machine. In many ways, the derivatives monster is a scam and even our Treasury is run by Goldman and their good buds. At one time, Alan Greenspan was cheering for the derivatives scam.
Posted on 14 April 2014 | 6:45 pm
Why Europe needs the City's financial
Why Europe needs the City's financial weapons of mass destructionTelegraph.co.ukThe following sentence could have come straight from the mouth of Alan Greenspan circa 2006; a revival in asset-backed securities (ABS) issuance “could translate into a diversified funding source for banks and potentially transfer credit risk to non ...
Posted on 14 April 2014 | 1:03 pm
Kudlow: Yellen's low-flation nonsense -
Kudlow: Yellen's low-flation nonsenseCNBC.comConversely, rapidly rising prices were thought to penalize the economy by placing a tax-hike effect on investors, businesses and families. It was this logic that spurred Paul Volcker (especially) and then Alan Greenspan to labor mightily in the 1980s ...
Posted on 14 April 2014 | 9:49 am
Dee Dee Myers: If I can handle AlanThe first female press secretary talks with Fortune about her new role as head of corporate communication for Warner Bros. and the challenging businesses of politics and entertainment.
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:50 am
US maestros of depression and miseryThe birth of the US Federal Reserve in 1913 was a triumph for an anti-market union that fought for inflation, bail-outs and control of government. These forces, encompassing bankers, debtors, businesses, farmers, miners, academics and politicians, had been constantly defeated by sound money and free market forces since 1836. They triumphed with the "crime of 1913". Instantly, control of money ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 9:20 am
Fraud detection and preventionAlan Greenspan, former Chairman of the US Federal Reserve once said “.. It is not that humans have become any greedier than in generations past. It is that the avenues to express greed had grown so enormously…” According to the 2012 Association of Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Report, “the average company loses an estimated 5 percent of its annual revenues to fraud and misconduct committed by its ...
Posted on 7 April 2014 | 11:17 am
Some exciting gold charts for you!Historically the month of March is not very ‘gold-friendly’. April and May are more conducive to providing a rally. The first chart is courtesy Seasonalcharts.com.
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 1:37 pm
Interview with Jean-Pierre Chevallier on theFabrice Drouin Ristori : Mr. Chevallier, thank you for this interview. Before we talk about the banks’ situation in France, could you quickly introduce yourself?
Posted on 28 March 2014 | 6:07 am
The Systemic Risk of Hedge FundsIt's hard to believe anyone writing for the Fed is just now coming to this conclusion. In 1998, the Fed's then-chairman Alan Greenspan organized a bailout of a hedge fund called Long-Term Capital Management because its highly leveraged portfolio threatened ...
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 5:53 pm
OPINION: Elitism – a deadly sin?Following in the footsteps of his predecessor, Alan Greenspan, he enriched corrupt Wall Street bankers and now sells himself on elite speaking circuits for $250,000 a pop. He likes to joke that, when speaking, “I can say whatever I want.” That’s the ...
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 4:12 pm
White: Bush's budget deal set stage forSo did Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, who wielded enormous power over interest rates and financial markets. Bush's own budget director, Richard Darman, warned of the stakes: "Our long-term economic future cannot be what most Americans have ...
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 1:43 pm
Yellen shows her handREUTERS/Kevin Lamarque PHOTO (INSERT 2): Former Fed Chairman, Alan Greenspan, speaks during the SIFMA annual meeting in New York, October 23, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Posted on 19 April 2014 | 10:10 am
Greenspan Declares Obama's 'Worst Mistake,'Alan Greenspan said something about the budget deficit on Tuesday. The reason this is "news" is because it is shocking that Alan Greenspan is still allowed ever to speak publicly about matters of importance, when the national interest would perhaps be ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 10:39 pm