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Ex Bank of England president Mervyn King: Prepare portfolio to survive big event

Posted: 7th Jun 2016
Author: Willem Middelkoop

Since the publication of his book the End of Alchemy we knew the former Bank of England president Mervyn King does not longer believe in current monetary policies of creating money out of thin air. But in a recent interview for a publication of the World Gold Council he goes even further. Under the title ‘Misguided policies and economic risk’ Read the full article…

Emerging Markets Should Go for the Gold

Posted: 5th May 2016
Author: Willem Middelkoop

Kenneth Rogoff, Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Harvard University and former chief economist of the IMF (2001-2003) recently surprised investors with his call towards BRICS- countries (Emerging Markets) to buy huge quantities of gold. ‘There has never been a compelling reason for emerging markets to buy into the rich-country case for completely demonetizing gold. Read the full article…