Russia’s Retreat From Counterparty Risk and SWIFT Over Ukraine

The Russians said they regard the use of SWIFT as a weapon to be an act of war, and European partners have no appetite for it.

Central Banks and Civil War Plebs Must Still Play the Dollar Cards Dealt

Central Banks and Civil War Plebs Must Play the Dollar Cards They’re Dealt - In the other hand, gold smoked all assets across the board during Jackson Hole.

Talked Out of a Gold Rally While Whining? A Mid-June Review and Technical Analysis

Talked Out of a #Gold Rally While Whining? A Mid-June Review and Technical Analysis - Operate within you own circle of competence and ignore everything else.

The Good, the Bad, and an Ugly USD Dilemma

The Good, the Bad, and an Ugly USD Dilemma - expect the unexpected multiplied.