Financial crisis

COVID 19 – A Hobgoblin
Published by Egon Von Greyerz | Aug 19, 2020 | Articles 12336

Is Covid the most perfect distraction that could have hit the world? The timing couldn’t have been more perfect for the European and American economies. We know that there were major problems in the financial system back in August-September 2019 when both the ECB and the Fed declared that they would do what it takes. And since then we have seen massive injections of liquidity in the form of QE and Repos.

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The Nightmare Scenario for the World
Published by Egon Von Greyerz | Aug 7, 2020 | Articles 14630

Obviously governments and central banks will desperately try to introduce resets, new digital currencies, do a bit of hocus pocus with debt to pretend it has disappeared. The US might even revalue its alleged stock of 8,000 tonnes of gold. But their bluff will be called. The effects of any measure governments take will only be temporary as the world realises that it really is bankrupt.

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Silver Takes Flight
Published by Cyrille Jubert | Aug 2, 2020 | Articles 10644

Silver is expected to break through $26 resistance in mid August, before bumping into resistance at $27.50 and hanging off a bit. The level of $30 could be reached at the end of September, a deadline each year very important for the silver market.

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