Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.
Global Formula for Tragedy; Your Formula for Safety
A simple formula can save you and your family from an impending global tragedy, says Martin Weiss, Ph. D. The founder of Weiss Research reveals why you can’t afford to ignore this three-step strategy for financial survival.
Banks Turn to Blockchain to Fight Cyber-Crime
To combat an international gang of cyber-thieves, bankers plan to protect their billions by borrowing a trick from the Bitcoin playbook — it’s called Blockchain.
Market Myths, Busted!
Do you think that gold can’t go down with so much money-printing going on? Or that stocks can’t go up when interest rates are rising? Well, think again, says Larry Edelson, as he debunks five common market myths.
New Face of Terror and How to Protect Yourself
The rise of the lone wolf jihadist — like Omar Mateen in Orlando — means we’ve all been drafted into the War on Terror. Security expert Jeff Cantor wants you to be prepared for the next attack.
|The lone terrorist poses a different kind of threat to the U.S. and other nations.|
Want Proof the Credit Cycle Has Turned? Here It is …
Mike Larson has repeatedly stressed a cautious, careful, and defensive investment stance since early last summer. And here’s the reasoning behind that caution.
The Week’s Hot News
Money and Markets columnists Mike Larson, Boris Schlossberg and Mike Burnick take a look at key financial and political events around the globe after the market close. Here are the week’s highlights:
Terror Hits Home in Worst U.S. Mass Shooting on Record
An ISIS wannabe with delusions of martyrdom shot 49 people to death and wounded over 50 more at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, before a SWAT team sent him to the morgue. Mike Larson looks at the broader context.
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Forget the Zero Bound — Now It’s ‘Zero Bund’
Why would anyone want to buy zero-rate or sub-zero-rate bonds? Mike Larson explains the Alice in Wonderland logic behind the trend.
Brexit a Real Threat: What to Do
The financial media has dropped the ball when it comes to covering Brexit — Britain’s vote on whether or not to exit the European Union. Currency expert Boris Schlossberg tells it like it is — with solid investment advice.
Will New Highs Bring Clear Skies for Stocks?
After missed tries, the S&P 500’s chugging toward a new 52-week high. Mike Burnick’s rooting for the index to make it — and here’s why.
The Money and Markets Team