German economy minister says EU open for talks on China tariffs

German economy minister says EU open for talks on China tariffs

German economy minister says EU open for talks on China tariffs

Brazil’s economy forecast to have picked up pace in first quarter

Brazil’s economy forecast to have picked up pace in first quarter

Brazil’s economy forecast to have picked up pace in first quarter

Israel economy will recover, Yaron says after Moody’s cut, but action needed

Israel economy will recover, Yaron says after Moody’s cut, but action needed

Israel economy will recover, Yaron says after Moody’s cut, but action needed

Brazil’s economy improves during President Lula’s first year back, but a political divide remains

Brazil’s economy improves during President Lula’s first year back, but a political divide remains

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva likes to boast he had a good first year after returning to the job. The economy is improving, Congress passed a long-overdue tax reform bill, rioters who wanted to oust him are now in jail…

Euro zone economy likely contracted this quarter-PMI

Euro zone economy likely contracted this quarter-PMI

Euro zone economy likely contracted this quarter-PMI

Bank of England says U.K. economy is coping with higher rates

Bank of England says U.K. economy is coping with higher rates

Bank of England says U.K. economy is coping with higher rates

China’s economy gathers speed, global headwinds point to challenging outlook

China’s economy gathers speed, global headwinds point to challenging outlook

China’s economy gathers speed, global headwinds point to challenging outlook

A Crack in the Dam SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 03 17 23

A Crack in the Dam SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 03 17 23

Friday gold wrap host Mike Maharrey has been saying something is going to break in the economy for months due to the Fede’s monetary tightening to fight inflation. Last Friday, something broke. It was the first crack in the dam.…

Crisis Averted?

Crisis Averted?

Crisis averted? Or kick the can down the road? The mainstream says the recent bank failures are “contained.” Are they though?

Did Something just Go "Pop" In the Financial System?

Did Something just Go “Pop” In the Financial System?

Regulators shut down Silicon Valley Bank today. Is this the first domino to fall?

China’s economy, government revamp in focus as parliament set to open

China’s economy, government revamp in focus as parliament set to open

BEIJING — China opens its annual parliamentary session on Sunday, with the National People’s Congress (NPC) set to implement the biggest government shakeup in a decade as Beijing confronts a host of challenges and looks to revive its COVID-battered economy. Premier Li Keqiang will open the session at 9 a.m…

Three Reasons the Fed Will Lose the Inflation Fight: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 03.03.23

Three Reasons the Fed Will Lose the Inflation Fight: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 03.03.23

Despite the hotter-than-expected CPI data for January, most people still seem confident that the Federal Reserve can win the inflation fight, drive CPI back to 2% in relatively short order, and then return to the easy monetary policy we all…

Ukraine’s economy stabilizes after shock of war

Ukraine’s economy stabilizes after shock of war

Ukraine’s economy stabilizes after shock of war

Why Gold? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.24.23

Why Gold? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.24.23

Why should you own gold in your investment portfolio? In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap podcast, host Mike Maharrey talks about some reasons to own gold, including its historical wealth-preserving qualities and its role as a safe haven.…

History Rhymes: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.10.23

History Rhymes: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.10.23

You’ve probably heard the saying that history might not repeat, but it often rhymes. If that’s true, looking back at the runup to the 2008 financial crisis and Great Recession should cause concern. In this episode of the Friday Gold…

Do You Believe Your Eyes or Your Ears? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.03.23

Do You Believe Your Eyes or Your Ears? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.03.23

Do you believe your eyes? Or do you believe your ears? That’s the dilemma you face as you try to make sense of the latest Federal Reserve meeting and Jerome Powell’s messaging. It’s also a question to ask yourself if…

Brazil’s economy to stay weak amid doubts over Lula’s spending push: Reuters poll

Brazil’s economy to stay weak amid doubts over Lula’s spending push: Reuters poll

Brazil’s economy to stay weak amid doubts over Lula’s spending push: Reuters poll

A Dog and Pony Show: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 1.20.23

Pop some popcorn and get ready for the next political dog and pony show. The US government bumped up against its statutory borrowing limit this week. In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap podcast, host Mike Maharrey talks about…

Is "Cooling" Inflation Transitory? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 01.13.23

Is “Cooling” Inflation Transitory? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 01.13.23

The headline numbers from December’s CPI report give the impression that price inflation is continuing to cool. Markets are giddy at the prospect. But in this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap podcast, host Mike Maharrey argues that “cooling” price…

Ask Mike Anything: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 01.06.23

Ask Mike Anything: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 01.06.23

You have questions. Friday Gold Wrap host Mike Maharrey has answers. In this episode of the podcast, Mike answers questions submitted by listeners. He covers topics ranging from the American Silver Eagle shortage to the best states for sound money.…