HSBC’s Chief of Technical Analysis Just Warned of a Potential 1987-Type Crash

The head of HSBC’s Technical Analysis group just issued a major warning. Unless the markets can take out its September highs, we could very well see a repeated of the 1987 Crash. Murray Gunn is head of technical analysis for HSBC. In a recent client note, he pointed out the

Is a “$46 TRILLION” Lehman Brothers Event Just Around the Corner?

The financial world is abuzz with talk of the first Presidential debate. Meanwhile, one of the largest derivatives books in the world is imploding. Deutsche Bank (DB) is the 11th largest bank in the world. And it has over $61 TRILLION (with a “T”) in derivatives on its books. AND

Will Deutsche Bank’s Collapse Be Worse Than Lehman Brothers?

Few analysts noted it, but the $USD actually staged its second strongest day of the year the Friday before last. The only other day in which the $USD rallied more was on the day of BREXIT, a black swan event that featured EXTREME currency volatility. This move tells us something

The Fed’s Market Myth is Unraveling Before Our Eyes… A Bloodbath is Coming

So much for the narrative. The latest myth being promoted in economic circles is that median income growth exploded higher last year. The people promoting this myth obviously didn’t bother reading the actual report and don’t understand what the word “median” means. A big hat tip goes to John Williams

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Ignore the Fed, Something MASSIVE is Brewing in Europe’s Banks

The Bank of Japan failed to announce any new policy initiatives today. The reasons are financial and political. From a financial perspective, the Bank of Japan is well aware that its current tools cannot and will not generate sustained GDP growth. Bank of Japan head Haruhiko Kuroda implicitly admitted back

Ignore the Fed, Something MASSIVE is Brewing in Europe’s Banks

The Bank of Japan failed to announce any new policy initiatives today. The reasons are financial and political. From a financial perspective, the Bank of Japan is well aware that its current tools cannot and will not generate sustained GDP growth. Bank of Japan head Haruhiko Kuroda implicitly admitted back

Three Charts Every Investor Needs to See Now

The markets are in waiting mode as the Bank of Japan and Federal Reserve meet this week. However, smarter markets than stocks are already adjusting to a weak global economy. Oil, which lead the S&P 500 to the upside from the February bottom is now rolling over sharply. The High

The Fed Has Set Us Up for a Massive 50% Market Collapse

The Fed is running a virtual repeat of 1937. The common narrative is that the Fed “didn’t do enough” during the Great Depression. This is used to justify the Fed’s use of non-stop extraordinary monetary policy post-2008. But it’s a total lie. The Fed went bananas in the aftermath of

The Most Political Fed in History

Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari wants us to believe that the Fed is not a political entity. Kashkari is either ignoring reality or simply providing cover for the single most political Fed in history. This is not a Left vs. Right issue, this is an establishment vs. legitimate reform issue.

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The Era of Centralization is Ending… and the Elites Are Terrified

The biggest issue in financial political power structure today is the End of Centralization. In the post 2008 era, the Globalists made a major push to hold the system together. The multi-billionaire class, particularly those who made fortunes from crony capitalism and bubble economics joined forces with the Keynesian media

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Europe Has Just Entered the “END GAME”

It’s GAME OVER for the ECB and for Europe. The ECB has cut interest rates into negative territory four times. It has also spent €1 trillion in QE bringing its balance sheet to a record high. These are truly extraordinary policies. Keynesian shills usually claim that the reason their policies

Are These Billionaire Bets Ringing Bells at the Top?

The billionaires are coming out of the woodwork. Carl Icahn paid his way through Princeton playing poker. The man understands risks and has accrued one of the largest fortunes in history playing the markets. Regardless of whether or not you think he’s a shark when it comes to activism, he

How I Got Mark Cuban to Concede That Central Banks Have Cornered the Bond Markets

Mark Cuban just conceded to me that Central Banks have cornered the bond market. Cuban is a billionaire investor, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, and reality TV star from Shark Tank. He’s also begun making a series of strange media appearances in which he claims that if Donald Trump wins

The Election Year Fix is In… But Can Janet Make It To November?

The election year fix is in… and Janet Yellen is praying the markets hold together until November. President Obama met privately with Yellen in April of this year. It was their first private meeting together since November 2014 (the Congressional election in which the GOP took both houses of Congress).

The Era of Centralization is Ending…

The most critical element of the BREXIT is that it is THE closing bell being rung on the period of Centralization from 2009 to today. What do I meant by Centralization? I am referring to the era of Central Planning of the global economy by Central Banks. In the US,

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