Swiss National Bank Increases Mining Share Holdings, Slows Purchases of FANG, Unicorn Stocks

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Swiss National Bank Mining Portofolio Shares and Value Increase in 3rd Quarter. SNB adds back shares in nearly all of its mining holdings. SNB slows purchases of its Unicorn and Fang stocks. SNB owns approximately $3.3 billion in Apple, $1.7 billion in Amazon, $1.6 billion in Facebook, $170m in Newmont Mining and $150 million in Read More →

Forget the Petro Yuan, Here Comes the Dollar Backed Yuan!

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China Issues $2 Billion in Dollar Denominated Bonds. China Boosts its U.S. Treasury Holdings to $1.2 Trillion in 2017. The Yuan’s percentage of foreign transactions and reserves remains miniscule. Video Commentary to “Forget the Petro Yuan, Here Comes the Dollar Backed Yuan!” Also watch on Bitchute and Vidme below You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Read More →

China To Issue U.S. Dollar Bonds Worth $2 Billion This Week

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China Will Issue Dollar Denominated Sovereign Bond On October 26. First Chinese Dollar Denominated Bonds in 13 years. While alternative financial media is focused on fantasies of a Gold Backed Yuan & the End of the Petro Dollar, China is Issuing a Dollar Denominated Bond and adding U.S. Treasuries to Her Reserves Headlines: China to Read More →

Chinese Holdings of U.S Treasuries Soar in 2017

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Chinese Treasury Holdings Surge to $1.2 Trillion in August – a 12 Month High. Russian U.S. Treasury Holdings up 41% since October 2016 (+$31 billion); at Highest Level since September 2014. Chinese US Treasury Holdings are up $151.2 billion since October 2016- The Last Month the People’s Bank of China Added Gold to Reserves. Brazil, Read More →

IMF Head Lagarde Touts Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

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IMF Head Christine Lagard speaking at Bank of England conference touted advantages of cryptocurrencies. Largard urged policy makers not to dismiss virtual currencies as they may give “existing currencies and monetary policy a run for their money”. Lagarde hinted the SDR might have an interesting future life. Lagard suggested digital currencies could potentially join the Read More →

This is Why China’s Credit Rating Was Downgraded

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S&P China downgrade to “upper medium grade” comes after Moody’s downgrade in May. U.S. Says Venezuela Oil Embargo is an Option. Tesla Will Settle Charges That it Tried to Cheat the Government. Trump criticizes NFL players for “Taking the Knee” Jamie Dimon Slams Bitcoin Again Video Commentary to “This is Why China’s Credit Rating Was Read More →

China Retains its Place as the Top Foreign US Treasury Holder – Adds $107.6 Billion in 2017

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China adds another $19.5 billion of U.S. Treasury Securities in July. China added $44.3 billion in U.S. Treasuries in June and passed Japan as the world’s largest foreign holder of U.S. Treasuries. Total U.S. Treasuries held by China were at 1.166 trillion at the end of July, compared to Japan’s $1.113 trillion. Russia added $200 Read More →

Report: China to Issue $2B US Dollar Denominated Bonds

China to Issue First Dollar Denominated Bond Since 2004. Reports of the Death of the Dollar are Greatly Exaggerated. Alt Fin Media continues to pump unsourced gold-backed Yuan story. Swiss Town to Accept Tax Payments in Bitcoin. Bitcoin Tumbles After Jamie Dimon Calls It A Fraud: “Would Fire Anyone Trading It”. China to shut Cryptocurrency Read More →

The Bubble is In ICO’s not Bitcoin & Litecoin

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Cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Litecoin are less prone to bubble valuations than ICOs. In a gold rush pick and shovel sellers often make more than the gold prospectors. In the crypto gold rush Ethereum and Bitcoin are both pick and shovel sellers and gold themselves. Watch the Video Companion to this blog post “The Bubble is Read More →

Smaulgld Now Accepting SDR Denominated Donations

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Smaulgld Makes it Easy To Make Donations Denominated in Special Drawing Rights. Start thinking in SDRs, by making a SDR denominated donation to Smaulgld.com. Make a SDR Denominated Donation to Smaulgld in your home currency US citizens NOT Excluded from making SDR denominated donations to Smaulgld.com. You can buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin through Coinbase. Read More →