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Central Bank Musical Chairs

If recent stock market volatility is interrupting your sleep, Jim Bianco and CNBC’s Rick Santelli are saying, get used to it.  The total assets of all central banks hit $16.4 trillion plus (an all-time high) and these banks now, collectively, own 33 percent of all the world’s sovereign bonds (someone/something had to buy […]

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Bug to show for etruel support

fee.org – Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) is an American hero, a man born a slave who sought and achieved his own freedom – and lived to tell the story in writings and lectures. But what strikes me most about h… Tweeted by @feeonline https://twitter.com/feeonline/status/963956060758429696 Reprinted from here

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US Commodities Regulator Beefs Up Bitcoin Futures Review – CoinDesk

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is developing a “heightened review process” for cryptocurrency futures though it will continue to allow exchanges to self-certify products, Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced last week. As reported by Reuters, Giancarlo introduced a checklist during a conference speech in Florida pertaining to Designated Market Contracts […]