Decennial Change UK average real earnings

Status quo, as our generation know it, established in 1945 has plodded along ever since. It is true that it have had near death experiences several times, especially in August 1971 when the world almost lost faith in the global reserve currency and in 2008 when the fractional reserve Ponzi nearly consumed itself. While the…

TARGET2 Balance Updated June 2016

Money, generally accepted medium of exchange, acts as a veil that confuse and blurs economic relations. This is especially true when it comes to intertemporal considerations. Whilst probably the most important institution in a free market, money can be highly destructive when politicized. Why? Because politics is about power and distribution of real wealth. And…

Draghi Confetti

ECB press conference June 2 2016 Held in Vienna with Governor Nowotny Keep key ECB interest rates unchanged Will be kept at present or lower for an extended period of time, exceeding asset purchase program (80bn per month) which will end March 2017 sector program will start June 8 TLTRO start in June New measures…