Category: Euroland in Crisis

June 25, 2015 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Greece, Russia and Pipeline Politics

As Greece and Europe struggle to come to an agreement, is Russia offering the Syriza government a viable alternative?

June 15, 2015 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Greece vs the Banksters

With no deal in sight, global investors are getting nervous and have reacted by selling off Eurozone stocks.

February 14, 2015 Category: Euroland in Crisis

If You’re Investing in Greece, Keep One Eye on Russia

Watch for deepening ties between Russia and Greece…

January 27, 2015 Category: Euroland in Crisis

How Low Will Greek Stocks Go?

Can the newly elected Syriza party turn the country around and prevent further collapse?

February 22, 2014 Category: Euroland in Crisis

The Case for Europe

On this week’s episode, Jerry Robinson provides his thoughts on European integration and why he believes the euro is here to stay.

June 26, 2013 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Pope Francis Launches Vatican Bank Investigation

It appears Pope Francis really is making attempts to clean up the Vatican bank.

April 2, 2013 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Ron Paul: The Great Cyprus Bank Robbery

“We need to end the Federal Reserve, stay away from propping up the euro, and return to a sound monetary system.”

April 1, 2013 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Ron Paul: The Great Cyprus Bank Robbery

If just one euro out of every hundred is withdrawn from banks, the bank reserves would be completely exhausted and the whole system would collapse.

January 25, 2013 Category: Euroland in Crisis

German Gold Repatriation 101: Interview with Economist Jerry Robinson

Get the details on the recent German Gold Repatriation with Economist Jerry Robinson.

June 18, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

‘Drachmageddon’ Averted… But No Surprise

Believe it or not, Greece actually wants to stay within the Eurozone. ‘Drachamageddon’ has been averted… but it should be no surprise.

June 2, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Surviving the Crisis in Euroland: What You Should Know

Here’s five stock ideas for profiting from the endless Euro crisis. It is not too late to profit from the turmoil.

May 3, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

The United States of Europe: Secret Plan to Create ‘Super-Powerful EU President’

A British newspaper has revealed what most discerning economic observers have long known: that the Eurocrats want to create a United States of Europe with a single president.

April 19, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Thoughts on Warren Buffett’s Recent European Shopping Spree

Here’s what you need to know about Warren’s Buffett’s recent shopping spree in Europe. The eight European stocks that Warren Buffett bought are…

December 17, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

FTMWeekly Radio: Making Money Despite the Eurozone Debt Crisis

Jerry is joined by Agora Financial’s chief economist, Michael Pento. Michael is a fellow Austrian economist and will share his take on the global economic crisis and what lies ahead. In addition, he explains the best way to play these tumultuous markets despite the continuing crisis in the Eurozone.

October 5, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Putin Calls for New “Eurasian Union”

Here are the latest details on the coming Eurasian Union. Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister of Russia, is intent on building a “Eurasian Union” of ex-Soviet states, according to an article in the Izvestia newspaper on Tuesday. Here’s the details…

September 20, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

S&P Downgrades Italy

Standard and Poor’s downgraded its unsolicited ratings on Italy by one notch to A/A-1 and kept its outlook on negative, a major surprise that threatens to add to concerns of contagion in the debt-stressed euro zone.

June 15, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Greece Shaken by Anti-Austerity Riots; Debt Fears Escalate

Editor’s Note: Today’s turmoil in Greece is continuing to roil the financial markets. The slide in the equity and energy markets today show the major impact that the Eurozone worries are having on investors.

May 23, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

The Day I Woke Up From the Consumption Trap

In today’s piece, I recall the moment that I realized the difference between consumers and producers.

March 31, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

FTMDaily Financial News Update – Wal-Mart CEO: ‘Serious’ Inflation is On the Way

Wal-Mart CEO, Bill Simon, is sounding the alarm of what he is calling a coming wave of “serious” inflation that he says will strike U.S. consumers in the coming months. f

March 24, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Will the Euro Survive or Will the Euro Collapse?

Will the Euro survive? Or will the Euro collapse? There are a lot of questions swirling around the debt-ridden Eurozone. Before I tell you my thoughts, let’s take a brief look at how all of this mess got started.

February 3, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

FTM Morning News Update – Thursday – Feb. 3, 2011

Egypt.. Egypt continues to descend into chaos this morning.

July 11, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Number of the Week: Euro Zone Debt Is Coming Due

Throughout the recession and recovery, many European banks have sought to sweep their problems under the carpet in the hopes that they could solve them in a better and more profitable future. Now, though, they’re running out of time.

July 5, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Germany focuses on cutting spending

Germany’s cabinet is poised this week to approve a 2011 budget as part of a four-year programme of public spending cuts meant to serve as an example to other European governments without jeopardising the country’s increasingly robust economic recovery.

July 1, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Obama and the Fiscal ‘Road to Hell’ – Karl Rove

At last week’s G-20 meeting, President Barack Obama achieved a two-fer. He suffered a significant international defeat, and he increased the chances his party will suffer a major domestic one this fall.
Mr. Obama’s international defeat was self-inflicted. He went to Toronto to press other major nations to do as he has done: Expand government spending, or suffer, in the president’s words, “renewed economic hardship and recession.”

June 23, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Asian millionaires overtake Europeans

The net wealth of Asian millionaires has eclipsed that of rich Europeans for the first time, largely because of the relative health of stock markets in Hong Kong, India and China last year, according to a new survey.

June 16, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Nightmare vision for Europe as EU chief warns ‘democracy could disappear’ in Greece, Spain and Portugal

Democracy could ‘collapse’ in Greece, Spain and Portugal unless urgent action is taken to tackle the debt crisis, the head of the European Commission has warned.

June 11, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Jim Rogers: Now May Be the Time to Buy the Euro

Everybody is so bearish about the euro that it looks like now is a good time to buy the single European currency, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday.

June 9, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

IMF: Risks to global economy have ‘risen significantly’

The risks to a robust global recovery have ‘risen significantly’ as many governments struggle with debt, a leading official from the International Monetary Fund has warned.

June 7, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Top Central Banks Not Planning Shift Out of Euro

Some of the world’s richest central banks will not stop investing in the euro, supporting its reserve status, despite the sovereign debt crisis hammering the euro zone’s currency, government sources said.

June 5, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

The PIIGS Are Getting Hungary

On this week’s program, Jerry Robinson gives his insights concerning the widening European Debt Crisis, the BP Oil Spill, along with an in-depth look at the other most important headlines of the week. Our special guest interview is with Paul Nolte, CFA (Dearborn Partners, Managing Director). Mr. Nolte provides his market outlook for equities for the next several months.