Category Archives: u.s. dollar

Buy the HK Dollar, y’all!

(See Xi’s Silk Roadmap) Own this currency [no, it’s not a cryptocurrency] Simon Black October 18, 2017 … The Hong Kong dollar is different because it is ‘pegged’ to the US dollar at a pre-determined rate … set at 7.80 … Continue reading

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The Crypto-Ruble

Russia’s Crypto-Ruble Just Changed the Game by Tom Luongo … The goal with Russian official crypto-policy is to stamp out the illegal activities … while simultaneously using the technology to modernize Russia’s internal capital handling capabilities. … By taxing crypto-rubles at the … Continue reading

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The Chinese Box

James Rickards says, “Once the National Party Congress is over in late October, President Xi will have secured his political ambitions and will no longer find it necessary to avoid rocking the boat (Prepare For A Chinese Maxi-Devaluation James Rickards, 10/12/17).” … Continue reading

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Lagarde goes Virtual

Lagarde is getting us ready. LONDON (Reuters) – Global usage of the International Monetary Fund’s in-house currency, the special drawing right (SDR), could get a boost from the growth of digital currencies, the Fund’s managing director, Christine Lagarde said on … Continue reading

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Dollar’s End

A Failing Empire, Part 2: De-Dollarisation – China and Russia’s Plan From Petroyuan To Gold Tyler Durden Oct 4, 2017 The largest geo-economic change in the last fifty years was arguably implemented (in 1971 when Nixon closed the gold/dollar window … Continue reading

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Russia goes Virtual!

Megafon Issues Russia’s First Crypto-Bond October 4, 2017 / Tom Luongo For months now Russia has been moving into the blockchain space in a serious way. I’ve talked about these moves in previous articles (Etherium: Russia’s new Oil, Bitcoin as … Continue reading

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