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Extra!Ukraine Hyperinflates

Steve Hanke

Since the New Year, Ukraine’s currency – the hryvnia – has collapsed, losing 51 percent of its value against the U.S. dollar. Professor Steve Hanke explains why it may go down in history as the world’s 57th episode of hyperinflation.


Bill BonnerThe Day the ATMs Run Out…

Bill Bonner

Please remember this warning when you go to the ATM to get cash… and there is none! Bill Bonner illustrates the need for cash when the machinery of the credit economy breaks down. Read on...


What Mining Insiders Had to Say At Indaba This Month

Byron King

Several friends of Byron’s made down to Cape Town, South Africa, this month, for the annual mining "Indaba," one of the world's premier mining events. They sent him their personal notes on what insiders had to say. Their takeaway? The China boom years are behind us, so it’s tougher to raise mining cash. But there’s still upside in the making…


Profit from the Greatest Unwind in Economic History

James Rickards

Early signs indicate that the greatest unwind in modern economic history could begin this year in China. For many investors, the fallout will be painful. If you’re properly positioned ahead of time, however, Jim Rickards believe you can profit...


What The Wall Street Journal Missed

Stephen Petranek

Back in 2013, The Wall Street Journal ran a story about biotechs being overpriced, but since that time, most biotech indexes have risen more than 50%. Is it too late to get in? Stephen Petranek gives you his recommendation here...


The Deadly Mistake Even Experienced Traders Make…

Greg Guenthner

Even though the signs of the crash were obvious in hindsight, hardly anyone sold in early 2008. Why? Because traders were "flying" in clear skies. They didn't believe their instruments, which were flashing bright warning signs of bad weather ahead. And many crashed as a result...


The Movie They Should Be Talking About

Richard Daughty

If the sentence, “The Federal Reserve Is Eating Topless Pole-Dancing Vixens Alive, And Horribly Destroying The Rest Of Us, Too” piques your curiosity in the slightest, brace yourself. Then, glimpse into the dreams of the Mogambo Guru...