Supreme Court: Offensive Speech Ban Offends the Constitution


Supreme Court Rules Hate Speech Can Not be Banned by Patent Office. Are we moving to a Trustless Society- Where Code is Law? Italian Banks in Trouble. Florida Man to be fined $120 million for Robocalls. India Legalizes Bitcoin. U.S. Mint sales remain dismal, Cryptocurrency trading volumes remain robust. You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Read More →

How Central Banks Intend To Fight CryptoCurrencies

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The President of the Deutsche Bundesbank Has Some Ideas on How To Stop Cryptocurrencies. Remarks to Bundesbank Policy Symposium in a Speech “Frontiers in Central Banking – Past, Present and Future” contain clues of the battleplan. What if they fail? You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin through Coinbase. Click HERE to open a coin Read More →

Central Bank of Russia Gold Reserves Surge Again in May

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Central Bank of Russia Continues to Boost Overall Reserves. Central Bank of Russia Adding Gold AND U.S. Treasuries. Central Bank of Russia Added 700,000 Ounces (21.77 tonnes) (worth $875m) of Gold To Reserves in May. Russian Holdings of U.S. Treasuries Top $100 Billion – Highest Since November 2014. Russia’s central bank holdings were at 1,708 Read More →

Is the Bitcoin Litecoin Ratio Too High?


The Bitcoin Litecoin ratio far exceeds the relative supply of Bitcoin to Litecoin Litecoin is more similar to Bitcoin than silver is to gold. The Bitcoin Litecoin ratio is 58 to 1 and the Gold Silver Ratio is 75 to 1. Is the Bitcoin to Litecoin Ratio Out of Whack? Does the Gold Silver Ratio Read More →

Gold’s Remarkable Store of Value Shown in Charts

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Gold is a Store of Value If gold is viewed as a store of value and portfolio insurance rather than a speculative asset, it shines brightly. You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin through Coinbase. Click HERE to open a coin base account and get $10 of free Bitcoin.* Gold is a store of value. Read More →

Notice a Central Bank Pattern?

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Central Banks World Wide Maintain Ultra Loose Monetary Policies – Except One. Bank of England leaves bank rate at 0.25%, maintains government bond purchases at £435bn and corporate bond purchases at £10bn Bank of Japan maintains pledge to keep short-term interest rates at minus 0.1%; rules out reducing its massive stimulus program. Swiss National Bank Read More →

Cryptocurrencies – Fiat Killers or Strengtheners?

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Do privately issued cryptocurrencies threaten fiat currencies or do they strengthen and complement fiat currencies? Smaulgld Speculation Series – Episode 1 The purpose of this series is to throw out ideas that are not fully thought through and to have Smaulgld subscribers comment, discuss and debate them. Competing Currencies Most countries today have legal tender Read More →

Re-Dollarization! Chinese and Russian U.S. Treasury Holdings Surge

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Chinese US Treasury Holdings Highest Since October 2016- The Last Month the People’s Bank of China Added Gold to Reserves. Russian U.S. Treasury Holdings up 41% since October 2016; at Highest Level since November 2014. Higher U.S. Interest Rates, New U.S. Administration, Improving Chinese and Russian Finances Lead to Surge in Treasury Buying. You can Read More →

Indian Silver Imports Rebound Sharply

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Indian silver imports rose 47% in April. April 2017 Indian silver imports of 606 tons were up 47% from 412 tons in April 2016. April silver imports were up 55% from 361 tons imported in March. Indian Silver Imports in April Highest in Over a Year Indian silver demand has increased exponentially over the past Read More →

Indian Gold Imports Continue to Surge

Indian Gold Imports APril 2016 - April 2017

Indian Gold Imports up 205% in April. Prelimary May data shows four fold increase in Indian gold imports. Indian gold imports of 95 tons in April were up 205% from 31 tons in April 2016. Indian silver imports also gained in April. India passes 3% GST tax. You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin through Read More →