This Little-Known Strategy Will Double Your Dividend Income at No Risk

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The Battle for Venezuela’s Gold Serves as a Lesson in Counterparty Risk

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Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Dips as Risk Appetite Improves

Gold prices slipped on Friday (January 18) as the US dollar improved on new hope for a calm in the US-China trade dispute which lifted the stock market. The yellow metal fell to its lowest level in more than a week during Friday’s morning session and is on track for its first weekly decline in […]

Ripple Update: XRP Private Keys at Risk but CEO Optimistic

Ripple has been in the crypto news quite a lot these past few weeks. The company behind the world’s second-largest digital currency, XRP, has released statements on growth, a hack, and a number of other developments with its platform. Today, we provide our readers with a Ripple update and the latest developments of the xRapid […]

Market Risk and Economic Growth to Drive Gold in 2019: WGC

A new outlook report for 2019 predicts that connections between market risk and economic growth will drive gold demand this year. The report, released on Thursday (January 10) by the World Gold Council (WGC), lays out the different factors that affected the precious metal’s price in 2018, including interest rate hikes from the US Federal […]

‘Hard’ Brexit Risk Sees Gold Gain In Euros and Pounds – Nears £1,000/oz & €1,100/oz

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BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group Flags OFAC-Sanctioned Bitcoin Addresses to Help Clients Mitigate Risk

BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group (CSE:BIGG, OTC:BBKCF, WKN:A2JSKG) (“BIG” or “the Company”), a leading developer and provider of blockchain and cryptocurrency search, risk-scoring and data analytics tools and investigation services, has flagged the two OFAC-sanctioned bitcoin addresses in the Company’s proprietary database to help financial institutions mitigate their sanctions-related risk. On November 28, 2018, for the […]

McArthur River at Risk of Reclaiming Glencore’s Zinc Asset

Glencore’s (LSE:GLEN) McArthur River zinc mine in the Northern Territory of Australia is at risk of flooding, according to an independent report released earlier this week. Among other issues identified by the report into the McArthur River zinc mine, erosion of the diversion channel constructed to relocate the eponymous river and allow the mine to […]

World Trade Organization At Risk

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The Risk of Stock Market “Buy-and-Hold” Nobody Is Talking About

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Central Banks Have Gone Rogue, Putting Us All at Risk

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China Contagion Risk is Now Spreading, And US Stock Market is NOT Immune

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One Bank Says this is the Biggest Risk for Commodities Demand

Scotiabank’s Commodity Price Index fell 0.7 percent month-on-month in July, drawn downward by “weakness in the metals sub-index.”   According to the firm, commodities prices have been pressured by two main factors: a drop in macro sentiment and a stronger US dollar. Base metals have taken the brunt of the damage, but other commodities have also […]

Crypto Retirement Funds Pose Too Much Risk, Says SEC: Don’t Do It

If you were planning on using Bitcoin to retire, you might want to think again. Why? Well, because the SEC has recently warned against cryptocurrency retirement funds. Here’s why. Cryptocurrency Retirement Funds As people approach retirement, many are nervous about where they are sitting financially. For these reasons, people are turning to self-directed IRAs, which […]

S&P 500 vs. Gold (AKA Amigo #1); a Closer Look at Risk

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Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Stocks on a Roll and Rule on Risk

The sanctions and tariffs long promised by US President Donald Trump are finally here, and the markets don’t like what they see. Base metals have continued their downward journey this week, with copper hitting a new 2018 low at US$ 6,399 per tonne after finishing last week at an already deflated US$ 6,648. The red […]

Risky Business: Rick Rule Reminisces on Risk and Reward

Location, location, location —a phrase used most often by real estate agents is just as applicable to miners and where they stick a shovel. Some jurisdictions are favored for their ease of investment and clear-cut laws, others are on blacklists for fickle decision-making on behalf of their leaders or social unrest. Most fall in the […]