The Asian Age of Transformation

On September 19-21, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, top experts from Casey Research—as well as many well-regarded guest speakers—gathered to discuss the most important issues facing our economy today and presented on how to position yourself to thrive … [Read more...]

Stocks in Cyprus Are Down 98%—Time to Start Edging In?

Doug Casey in Cyprus: Crisis Investing in Action By Nick Giambruno, Senior Editor, International Man Readers who have been with us for a while know that I've been hinting at the project Doug Casey and I have been working on in Cyprus for a while … [Read more...]

Will Africa Finally Shed its “Dark Continent” Image?

For centuries now, Africa has been a wild and unknown place full of impenetrable jungles and steeped in mystery earning it the name the "Dark Continent". Several countries in Africa including Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Congo, and Rwanda  are embarking on … [Read more...]

Is This the Time to Buy Real Estate in Portugal?

The time to buy is when everyone else is selling. That holds true not only for stocks but also for commodities like Gold and Real Estate. Another truism is to buy when you least feel like buying. Right now an extremely out of favor asset is real … [Read more...]

Monetary Mayhem From Myanmar

Editor's Note: Several years ago, I was in Thailand and decided to visit Myanmar (formerly Burma) from the Thai border town of Mae Sai just to get another stamp in my passport... I've visited a lot of third world countries and seen some pretty … [Read more...]

Spotting New Trends: Knowing When to Go Against the Grain

Spotting New Trends- It is said that hindsight is 20/20. It's easy to think, "If I had just bought apartments in Paris in the 80s, or tech stocks before the bubble, or gold in 2000 or 2001, I'd be sitting on a fortune right now." The thing is, … [Read more...]

Doug Casey: A Eurocrash Is Baked in the Cake

Euro-Crash In an interview with Louis James, world traveler and legendary speculator Doug Casey makes a compelling case for becoming a "permanent tourist" to be best able to survive the coming economic crash. Louis James: So Doug, you're off to … [Read more...]

Trends: Which Way Will Japanese Economy Go?

Japanese Economy Japan has been the number 2 economy in the world for 40 years but in 2010 it fell to 3rd place as the economy of China has continued to grow while Japan has stagnated for the last decade.  Japan has an aging population and a mature … [Read more...]

Japan’s Debt

Cashing In On Japan’s Debt Conundrum? By Robert Ross, Casey Research On the heels of Fitch's sovereign credit downgrade to A plus (the fifth-highest investment grade), Japan's government debt continues to swell. With its debt at over 200% of … [Read more...]

Is the United States Headed Down Europe’s Financial Road?

Europe's economy is contracting The recent Greek debt deal produced a big collective sigh of relief, plus some cheers for that massive liquidity injection into Europe's banking system. It was time to grab a glass and offer a toast to the coming … [Read more...]