If you were following the markets on Friday, things seemed well. Markets were moving up, the yen crosses were moving up. Likely a typical Friday before the week ends. And then it came. Markets dropped significantly, and the Yen appreciated. Many traders in chat rooms were wondering what had happened. Well, it came out that … Continue reading US Considers Capital Controls in Trade War with China!
What a week so far. This week we saw the USDCNH break above the 7.00 level, something I have mentioned in my posts for Bitcoin strength. China has said this was normal, due to tariffs and fundamental reasons, while President Trump and the US Treasury think it is an act of currency manipulation. I have spoken about the US … Continue reading Will Hong Kong break the US Dollar Peg?
This is going to be a controversial topic, but one worth discussing. Just a warning, but this post will have a lot of economic theory and history involved, and a lot of classical economic principles. 1)STABLE MONEY AND HIGH (NORMALIZED) INTEREST RATES This will change currency from being a debt instrument to that of wealth. … Continue reading 4 Solutions to Solve the Economic Problems.
Readers of my blog and followers of my social media have known that I have said that China's ace in the hole is that they can sell US treasuries to spike US interest rates. China, and Japan, are the largest foreign holders of US treasuries. China also owns debt of many other western nations. They … Continue reading Will China sell US Treasuries?
Recently President Trump has been vocal on OPEC and not cutting production to boost oil prices. Well, OPEC today stood by the cuts which will last until June 2019. Oil companies took on a lot of debt when Oil prices crashed in 2014, and recently as oil prices began to fall again, a lot of … Continue reading OPEC cuts and Game Theory
RT posted an article about China wanting to control space, and looking for the capability of knocking out US military satellites... interestingly enough, on my instagram page, I posted stories regarding China and the US and the Thucydides trap and how space weapons is what China will develop next. First of all, I highly recommend … Continue reading The Thucydides Trap: China and the US
*This is an older blog post from my previous blog. All info is still relevant.* Here at UnchartedFX, I have stressed following the bond/debt markets. This is coming out to be the biggest market where the financial/economic war is occurring. I have spoken regarding the fact that western debt has been weaponized. That with these … Continue reading China Selling off US Debt