How to use Fed Fund Futures to Predict Rate Cuts.

We are 4 days away from the September Federal Reserve Interest Rate Decision, or the FOMC as it is properly known as.  Fed chair Jerome Powell did cut rates by 25 basis points in August citing it was only a 'mid cycle' adjustment. He may wish he never said those words. The interest rate at which banks … Continue reading How to use Fed Fund Futures to Predict Rate Cuts.

ECB Cuts Rates, Back on Stimulus!

With ECB chairman Mario Draghi stepping aside on October 31st/2019, making away for Christine Lagarde, many thought Draghi and the ECB would not announce drastic monetary decisions. Just sit on things until Lagarde takes the reins. Nope. Today, Mario Draghi announced a deposit rate cut from -0.4% to -0.5% AND announced a new stimulus bond … Continue reading ECB Cuts Rates, Back on Stimulus!

Silver to Provide Crucial Buying Opportunity?

Awhile back I spoke about the big potential Silver move and so far it has been performing. Well to be honest my readers and followers know how much I love Silver. Just to clarify, for the long term, Silver and precious metals is where you want to be due to the CONFIDENCE CRISIS coming in governments, banks and the … Continue reading Silver to Provide Crucial Buying Opportunity?

Beijing Wants “Calm” Trade War Resolution.

My opinions on the trade war still remain the same. The market wants to see pen to paper/hands shaking trade deal resolution. I still believe China can remain patient and can wait for a weaker US President. They know President Trump needs a strong economy and more importantly, a rising stock market to win re-election. … Continue reading Beijing Wants “Calm” Trade War Resolution.

Stellar, not Ripple, to be the Global Coin?

On my work and ideas, I have outlined the macro environment we are heading towards and why Government Digital money is coming. The next crisis will lead to a freeze. People will demand access to their money, and government will kill cash introducing digital currency with the excuse that bank runs will occur if bail … Continue reading Stellar, not Ripple, to be the Global Coin?