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Insights September 16, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

The funny-money game

The sense of general unease that I detect among those I meet and discuss economics and financial matters with is increasing —with good rea...

Insights August 19, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

The dollar’s debt trap

On the fiftieth anniversary of the Nixon Shock, this article explains why fiat currencies have become joined at the hip to financial asset v...

Insights July 30, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Western socialism and Eastern capitalism

There has been a significant shift in geopolitics in recent months, with the US consciously deciding to withdraw from Asian conflicts, notab...

Insights July 22, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

2020—2022 versus 1929—1932

Current levels of equity markets are not only divorced from their underlying economic and business realities but are repeating the madness o...

Insights July 15, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

LBMA gets a lifeline

The draft PRA rules complying with Basel 3 regulations have now been issued six months ahead of their implementation to allow banks to adjus...

Insights June 24, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Inflation, asset and consumer prices

“The Fed finds itself between a rock and a hard place: either it keeps inflating or the whole confidence-based valuation of financial asse...

Insights June 03, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

The Geopolitics of Gold

A number of events are coming together which are set to push gold prices higher. Besides a combination of continuing inflationary policies a...

Insights May 27, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Suffering a sea-change

There is an established theoretical relationship between bonds and equities which provides a framework for the future performance of financi...

Insights May 20, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

The end of paper gold and silver markets

This article looks at the likely consequences of the Bank for International Settlements’ introduction of the net stable funding requiremen...