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Jim, It begins… Austria no longer guarantees bank deposits and can confiscate depositor’s funds to bail out the banks. Better research and know your bank before opening a savings account! “As Germany’s Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten opines “depositors will have to thoroughly research the situation of the bank they place their savings in”. It adds, “this… Read more »

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German Factory Orders Fall in Sign Economy Still Prone to RisksBy Alessandro Speciale German factory orders unexpectedly fell for a second month in February in a sign Europe’s largest economy is still prone to risks. Orders, adjusted for seasonal swings and inflation, fell 0.9 percent after a revised decline of 2.6 percent in January, data… Read more »

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Jim Sinclair’s Commentary John Williams shares the following with us. – Revisions to Unemployment Seasonal-Adjustments Demonstrated Concurrent-Seasonal-Factor Reporting Issues– Payroll and Unemployment Data Both Heavily Skewed by Unstable and Inconsistent Seasonal Adjustments– December Unemployment Rates: 5.6% (U.3), 11.2% (U.6), 23.0% (ShadowStats)– Annual Money Supply M3 Growth Jumped to 5.2% in December, Highest Since July 2009… Read more »

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Jim, Sadly, I’ll bet they win. CIGA KB Wall Street Demands Derivatives Deregulation In Government Shutdown Bill Posted: 12/04/2014 8:47 pm EST  Updated: 12/04/2014 8:59 pm EST WASHINGTON — Wall Street lobbyists are trying to secure taxpayer backing for many derivatives trades as part of budget talks to avert a government shutdown. According to multiple… Read more »

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Jim, This yesterday… Q3 GDP Revised Above Highest Estimate, Prints 3.9% Submitted by Tyler Durden on 11/25/2014 – 08:44 This, today… UMich Confidence Misses By Most In 13 Months Submitted by Tyler Durden on 11/26/2014 – 10:04 Chicago PMI Suffers 4th Biggest Drop Since Lehman Submitted by Tyler Durden on 11/26/2014 – 09:54 Core Durable… Read more »

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Jim Sinclair’s Commentary When geopolitics and markets collide, bad things can happen. Brent Plunge To $60 If OPEC Fails To Cut, Junk Bond Rout, Default Cycle, "Profit Recession" To Follow Submitted by Tyler Durden on 11/24/2014 10:11 -0500 While OPEC has been mostly irrelevant in the past 5 years as a result of Saudi Arabia’s… Read more »

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Jim Sinclair’s Commentary Sure? Investigators reveal Citigroup executive, 42, found dead in his bathtub had ‘slashed his own throat ear-to-ear after drug- and booze-fueled bender’ By Josh Gardner and Joel Christie for MailOnline Published: 15:47 EST, 19 November 2014 | Updated: 02:01 EST, 20 November 2014 The global head of Citigroup’s environmental and social risk… Read more »

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Jim, As I see it… Russia and China have a 3 prong game plan for global economic dominance. It must be done “under the radar” and is being duly executed so. 1. Cornering the market on physical gold and silver, thereby denying the Western Powers access to these backstop support vehicles when the time comes… Read more »