Alasdair Macleod is the Head of Research at GoldMoney.
Money and Banking
When we blame the euro for Europe's ills, we're letting politicians and central bankers — who have only ever viewed the euro as a stepping-stone toward their grand objectives — off the hook.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
The stage has been set for a global credit crisis. And the Eurozone is a time-bomb waiting to happen.
Money and BanksMoney and BankingValue and Exchange
We think the state is taking only our money, but it is also taking our time.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking
Decades ago, the Chinese state began to accumulate gold merely as part of a makeshift backup plan. But it may have ended up with enough gold to make a real move away from fiat currency, which would be a disaster for its Western competitors.
John Law's disastrous Mississippi Company bubble can still instruct us today.