Doug Casey on Crisis Investing in Cyprus

By Nick Giambruno, Senior Editor, International Man Recently, legendary crisis investor Doug Casey and I put our boots to the ground in Cyprus to search the rubble of one of recent history's most significant financial crises—the financial collapse … [Read more...]

If Cyprus Is the Bellwether, Canada Is the Red Flag

Why is Canada making Cyprus-style preparations? By Jeff Thomas, International Man An intriguing article titled "Canada Includes Depositor Haircut Bail-In Provision for Systemically Important Banks in 2013 Budget" was recently published in SD … [Read more...]

Cyprus Banks and the Rise of Neo-Feudalism

Even though the Central Bank of Cyprus is showing the world – in stark naked detail – how governments will deal with their debt problems, there is no general panic. Panicos Demetriades the governor of Cyprus' central bank goes about his … [Read more...]

How Diplomacy Is Affecting Foreign Investments

The business world is closely tied to the world of politics, with trade liable to be put in peril or even shut down at a moment's notice if a nation's government puts a lid on it. Diplomatic efforts can either grease the wheels of individual … [Read more...]