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As Bitcoin Tops $8,200, Only 39% Of Survey Respondents Say It's A Bubble

Having first surged above $8000 overnight amid Zimbabwe's chaos, it appears uncertainty in the core of Europe has driven further demand for cryptocurrencu protection, sending Bitcoin to a new record high of $8247 - up 50% from the 'Bitcoin...Show More Summary

The Real Reason the Media Pushes “Sexual Liberation”

Via The Daily Bell Individual freedom terrifies those in power. But it is an innate desire that cannot be suppressed. Therefore the media attempts to replace the drive for personal liberation with sexual liberation. It is a carnal animalistic type of “freedom” that those in power want you to focus on. Show More Summary

Treasury-Bund Spread Surges To Critical Level

Bunds are bid relative to Treasuries this morning following the Merkel headlines, pushing the US-German yield spread to the critical 200bps level... Amid heavy volume selling in Treasury futures... Which has pushed the US-German spread up to 200bps once again... A key threshold since the election... Is that cheap enough to buy, or a breakout?

Gold Drops To Key Technical Support After $2 Billion Purge

After surging above its 50-day moving-average on Friday, it appears someone is keen for that key technical level not to hold as they dumped almost $2 billion notional in seconds this morning, testing down to the 50DMA (but holding for now). 15,000 contracts dumped in under two minutes... Show More Summary

George Responds To Hungary's "Massive Anti-Soros Propaganda Effort"

Over the past several months we've frequently noted the devolving relationship between Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban and billionaire financier George Soros. Tensions escalated last month when Orban took it upon himself to mail...Show More Summary

Key Events In The Coming Holiday-Shortened Week

It's a relatively quiet, holiday-shortened (in the US) week, in which volumes are expected to grind lower as we head into the Thanksgiving holiday. In the US, existing home sales will be reported on Tues, expected to edge up to 5.4mn saar in Oct from 5.39mn in Sep. Show More Summary

Turkish Lira, Bonds Crash As 'Secret Gold Trade' Trial Begins, Implicates Leaders

For the first time in history, Turkish 10Y bond yields topped 13% this morning and the currency just plunged to a new record low against the dollar as the trial of the gold-trader at the center of the "secret gold trade" with Iran begins...Show More Summary

Inflation and Counterfeit Credit, Report 19 Nov 2017

Let’s take a look at an often-repeated idea that is popular in the gold and alternative investing communities. The government possesses a printing press. Therefore, it will never default. It will just inflate its way out of the debt....Show More Summary

"Merkel Will Have To Go": Bill Blain On What's Next For The Germans

“When you turn an election into a three-ring circus, there is the possibility the dancing bear will win..” After Sunday night's shocking failure by Merkel to from a government (triggered by the Free Democrats walking out due to irreconcilable...Show More Summary

A "New Era" In Chinese Regulation Means Turmoil For $15 Trillion In China's "Shadows"

The post-Party Congress attempts to deleverage and crack down on the worst abuses in China’s horrific credit bubble - especially the country's $15 trillion in wealth-management products - saw China’s authorities turn their sights on shadow banking and wealth management products (WMPs) specifically. Show More Summary

Frontrunning: November 20

Merkel faces worst political crisis of her career (FT) Europe Faces a Hamstrung Germany as Merkel’s Coalition Bid Fails (BBG) Merkel’s Failure Is Bad News for May (BBG) What’s Left For Noble Group Creditors: The Answer’s in Jamaica (BBG) Bitcoin's...Show More Summary

Money and Markets Infographic Shows Silver Most Undervalued Asset

Money and Markets Infographic Shows Silver Most Undervalued Asset - Silver remains severely under owned and under valued asset- Entire silver market worth tiny $100 billion shown in one tiny square- "All of the World’s Money and Markets...Show More Summary

South Detects "Engine Test" At North Korean Nuclear Facility

More than two months have passed since North Korea held one of its missile tests - the longest period of tranquility this year, although it may be ending soon: South Korea’s National Intelligence Service warned on Monday that it hasShow More Summary

What German Political Turmoil? Global Markets BTFD, Don't Look Back

US index futures are unchanged, having recovered virtually all overnight session losses alongside the EURUSD following Merkel's failure to form a government, while European shares rise despite Angela Merkel's failure to form a new government. Show More Summary

Charles Manson Dies; The World's Morbid Fascination With His Life Continues

Charles Manson, the mass-murderer and leader of the "drug-induced flock of followers " known as the Manson family died aged 83 of natural causes at 8.13pm on Sunday night. Although his followers committed the seven “Tate-La Bianca” murders in the summer of 1969, Manson was convicted of murder for directing them and was sentenced to death in 1971. Show More Summary

In Dramatic Rebound, Euro, DAX Recover All Losses; "Is Strong Government Overrated?" SocGen Asks

Having tumbled 80 pips to a one week low in kneejerk response to the late Sunday news that Angela Merkel had failed to form a government following the collapse of the "Jamaica Coalition" talks - when the Free Democratic Party walkedShow More Summary

Russia's Arms Sales To Middle East Countries Spike To Record-High Levels

Authored by Andrei Akulov via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Dubai Airshow 2017, one of the largest and most successful air shows in the world, ended on Nov.16, having drawn over 79,000 trade visitors, up around 20% over the last version of the event in 2015. Show More Summary

FX Weekly Preview: EUR Darts Back To Uptrend, But Can It Last

Submitted by Shant Movsesian and Rajan Dhall MSTA of fxdailyterminal.com The key move in the FX majors last week as the upturn in EUR/USD, where the first key area of support on the downside at 1.1500-1.1625 held well to generate the move up into the mid-upper 1.1800's. Show More Summary

Meanwhile In Sweden, Crime Hits All Time Highs

It appears President Trump, having warned that Sweden's huge intake of refugees would lead to "problems like they never thought possible," has been vindicated. Following media mockery and Sweden's official Twitter account responding: “Hey Don, this is @Sweden speaking! It’s nice of you to care, really, but don’t fall for the hype. Show More Summary

On The West's Demise To The Sidelines Of History...

Authored by Seth Lievense via Limpidus.org, The world is changing, but the west is clinging on to a unipolar vision of the world that has passed. It’s attempts to discard this changing reality in exchange for a western worldview expressed in their politics and media are so ungrounded, it’s comical as it is dangerous. Show More Summary

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