Alasdair Macleod is the Head of Research at GoldMoney.
Global EconomyWar and Foreign Policy
Trump's Singapore Summit was really just a way for him to cede power in the region to the Koreas and to China.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
The EU’s precariousness will only be fully exposed by the next credit crisis and the ECB’s response to it, which will end up collapsing the euro.
Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial Markets
The Fed is already living dangerously with its recent hike, and further rises will all but guarantee a credit crisis.
The concluding phase of credit expansion before the credit crisis is now about to begin.
Protectionism and Free Trade
Chinese plans for east Africa, the Indian Ocean, and a huge Eurasian trade zone make American tariffs a lessening problem for the Chinese state.