Greece Should “Shoot the Dog and Sell the Farm”

By John Mauldin “If this were a marriage, the lawyers would be circling.” The Economist, My Big Fat Greek Divorce, 6/20/2015 Greece is again all the buzz in the media and on the commentary circuit. If you’re like me, you are suffering terminal … [Read more...]

Germany Removing Some Gold Reserves from US

Is Germany preparing for future capital controls? The best indicator of a chess player's form is his ability to sense the climax of the game. –Boris Spassky, World Chess Champion, 1969-1972 You've likely heard that the German central bank … [Read more...]

Germany Will Exit Euro

Greece is in a tight spot it would love to be able to inflate its way out of its current debt. Put to a vote the other PIIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece and Spain) would jump at the opportunity to follow suit. But the Northern Members of the … [Read more...]

Nuclear Energy Trends- Germany

Everything in life has a cost. We are constantly weighing the cost vs the benefit in everything we do... whether we think about it that way or not.Is it worth the risk of getting a speeding ticket to get there five minutes faster?  What are the … [Read more...]

Germany- a Nuclear Power Trendsetter?

By Marin Katusa, Casey Energy Opportunities In a dramatic about-face, Chancellor Angela Merkel announced last Monday that Germany will phase out nuclear power completely by 2022, shutting down its nine operational reactors and never restarting the … [Read more...]