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ETFs To Watch As The Chinese Yuan Weakens

April 2nd, 2014

yuanMost of the emerging market currencies faced a difficult time since the start of taper, falling in the double digits. However, the Chinese yuan had managed to withstand the freefall so far, standing strong against the crisis in the emerging market currencies only until recently. Read more…

NYSE:CNY, NYSE:CYB, NYSE:FXCH

Why Is The U.S. Dollar Collapsing In Value All Of A Sudden?

March 27th, 2014

dollar etfMichael Lombardi: When news first broke from the Federal Reserve that it would slow down the pace of its quantitative easing program, the consensus was that the U.S. dollar would start to rise in value as the Fed would be printing fewer new dollars Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UDN, NYSE:UUP

James Rickards: Fed Insolvent, Dollar Will Collapse 90% or More

March 25th, 2014

dollar etfGreg Hunter: Financial expert and best-selling author James Rickards thinks the “international monetary system is headed for a collapse.”  Rickards contends, “It’s really not meant to be a provocative statement.  The international monetary system Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV

Will The Canadian Dollar Continue To Fall?

March 25th, 2014

canada bubbleMoe Zulfiqar: Problems in the Canadian economy are growing and whispers of an economic slowdown are looming in the air. If an economic slowdown does occur, the Canadian dollar will be the primary victim—and investors can profit heavily from this scenario. Read more…

NYSE:FXC

ETF Opportunities In The Currency Market

March 11th, 2014

currency1Douglas Davenport: If you weren’t paying close attention, you might have missed two back-to-back stories out of Europe that have the potential to reap big rewards for savvy investors. First, last Thursday, the European Central Bank surprised many traders Read more…

NYSE:FXE, NYSE:YCS

The West’s Debt-Bomb

March 11th, 2014

debtJeff Nielson: In the news today; we saw the Corporate media engage in a typically Machiavellian attempt to present the West’s “debt problem”. It did this by first hiding the explosion of Western debt within the total growth of overall global debt. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV

Russia Threatens To Abandon The U.S. Dollar

March 5th, 2014

dollar etfThe Obama administration and the hotheads in Congress are threatening to hit Russia with “economic sanctions” for moving troops into Crimea.  Yes, those sanctions would sting a little bit, but what our politicians should be made aware Read more…

NYSE:UDN, NYSE:UUP

China Starts To Make A Power Move Against The U.S. Dollar

February 20th, 2014

dollar etfIn order for our current level of debt-fueled prosperity to continue, the rest of the world must continue to use our dollars to trade with one another and must continue to buy our debt at ridiculously Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UDN, NYSE:UUP

Inside The New Currency Hedged ETFs From iShares

February 14th, 2014

isharesAs the taper begins to ravage international markets, investors in the ETF world are starting to see the impact of currencies on foreign holdings. Many currencies are slumping against the U.S. dollar, and this is really having a huge negative impact on stock prices Read more…

NYSE:EWG, NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:HEWG, NYSE:HEWJ

Calls For A Global Currency To Replace The U.S. Dollar

February 7th, 2014

dollar etfThe former chief economist at the World Bank, Justin Yifu Lin, is advising the Chinese government that the time has come for a single global currency.  Lin, who is also a professor at Peking University, says that the U.S. dollar “is the root cause of global financial Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UDN, NYSE:UUP

Exodus Away From U.S. Dollar On?

February 4th, 2014

dollar etfMichael Lombardi:  “Michael, you don’t know what you are talking about.” That’s pretty much what I was told back in 2005 and 2006 when I was warning extensively that the U.S. housing market would collapse. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV

iShares To Begin Trading The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEArca:HEFA)

February 3rd, 2014

newetfiShares has announced that they will begin trading the iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEArca:HEFA) on Tuesday, February 04, 2014. The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF (the “Fund”) seeks to track the Read more…

FUND LAUNCH, NYSE:HEFA

iShares To Begin Trading The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEArca:HEWG)

February 3rd, 2014

new8iShares has announced that they will begin trading the iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEArca:HEWG) on Tuesday, February 04, 2014. The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF (the “Fund”) seeks to track the Read more…

FUND LAUNCH, NYSE:HEWG

iShares To Begin Trading The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEArca:HEWJ)

February 3rd, 2014

japaniShares has announced that they will begin trading the iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEArca:HEWJ) on Tuesday, February 04, 2014. The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (the “Fund”) seeks to track the investment results of Read more…

FUND LAUNCH, NYSE:HEWJ

Trouble Ahead For The Canadian Dollar ETF?

January 24th, 2014

canadaMoe Zulfiqar: Not too long ago, I wrote about an economic slowdown in the Canadian economy and how it could take the value of the Canadian dollar even lower. (Read “How American Investors Can Profit from the Canadian Economy’s Demise.”) Read more…

NYSE:EWC, NYSE:FXC




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