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Alasdair Macleod

Alasdair Macleod is the Head of Research at GoldMoney.

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The Eurozone Is in a Danger Zone

Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks

Blog01/05/2019

The stage has been set for a global credit crisis. And the Eurozone is a time-bomb waiting to happen.

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Time Is Money, Money Is Time

Money and BanksMoney and BankingValue and Exchange

Blog12/29/2018

We think the state is taking only our money, but it is also taking our time.

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Does China Have Enough Gold to Move Toward Hard Currency?

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog11/17/2018

Decades ago, the Chinese state began to accumulate gold merely as part of a makeshift backup plan. But it may have ended up with enough gold to make a real move away from fiat currency, which would be a disaster for its Western competitors.

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John Law and the Mississippi Bubble – 300 Years Later

Money and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog09/08/2018

John Law's disastrous Mississippi Company bubble can still instruct us today.

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Turkey's Crisis and the Dollar's Future

Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog08/22/2018

Emerging-market currencies often suffer a as a result of their government's own profligacy. But the US is also actively trying to destabilize some currencies, and setting up a conflict that the US could ultimately lose.

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