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How To Profit From Russia’s Demise

July 23rd, 2014

russiaGeorge Leong: Simply put, if Russia is held accountable, the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight ML17 in eastern Ukraine could destabilize the situation in the region and filter into the eurozone and Europe. That’s bad news. Read more…

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Emerging Division Between East And West Threatens To Plunge The Globe Into Chaos

July 22nd, 2014

worldIn general, over the last several decades the world has experienced an unprecedented era of peace and prosperity.  The opening up of relations with China and the “end of the Cold War” resulted in an extended period of cooperation between east and west Read more…

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After Crimea, Where Do Russia ETFs Go Now?

July 16th, 2014

russiaThe past few months have been extremely choppy for Russian equities as the ban imposed on the nation by the West following its Crimea (erstwhile Ukrainian territory) annexation compelled many investors to flee in apprehension of some significant Read more…

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Why The Almighty Dollar Is So Vulnerable Right Now

July 7th, 2014

dollar etfAs the Obama administration continues to alienate almost everyone else around the entire planet, an increasing number of prominent international voices are starting to question why the U.S. dollar should be so overwhelmingly dominant in global trade. Read more…

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Ukrainian Energy Expert Says Country Must Sell Some Of Its Pipeline To…Russia!

July 2nd, 2014

ukraineWhile Iraq has dominated the geopolitical stage this week (and with good reason), there’s still some crazy stuff going on in Ukraine. Earlier this week Russian natural gas giant Gazprom OAO(MCX:GAZP) shut off the flow of its product to Ukraine. Then last night a portion of a Read more…

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Russia Makes A Move Against The U.S. Dollar

June 10th, 2014

putenThe Russians are actually making a move against the petrodollar.  It appears that they are quite serious about their de-dollarization strategy.  The largest natural gas producer on the planet, Gazprom, Read more…

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Russia and China Deal Has Huge Implications For The Future Of The U.S. Economy

May 22nd, 2014

russiaRussia and China have just signed what is being called “the gas deal of the century”, and the two countries are discussing moving away from the U.S. dollar and using their own currencies to trade with one another.  This has huge implications for the future Read more…

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Corporate Profits Caught in Russia’s Crossfire

May 14th, 2014

russiaThe crisis in Ukraine, where pro-Russian forces are taking over the eastern part of the country, seems very far away. However, the U.S. did $9.14 billion worth of trade with Russia in the first three months of this year alone. We did $620 million worth of trade with Ukraine at the same time. This conflict will hit Read more…

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Where Jim Rogers Is Investing Right Now

May 14th, 2014

jim rogersDavid Zeiler: As often happens, Jim Rogers is investing in places that most others will not dare to go. Read more…

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Russia Is On The Verge Of Dealing A Massive Blow To The Petrodollar

May 13th, 2014

dollar etfIs the petrodollar monopoly about to be shattered?  When U.S. politicians started slapping economic sanctions on Russia, they probably never even imagined that there might be serious consequences for the United States. Read more…

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What To Expect Ahead From Russia ETFs

May 7th, 2014

russiaLast month, Standard & Poor downgraded its outlook on Russia from stable to negative to reflect “material and unanticipated economic and financial consequences” from the ban imposed on the nation by the West following its Crimea annexation. Read more…

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From Russia, A Little Love For Income Investors

April 9th, 2014

russiaSteve Mauzy: Nothing like a little mayhem and political posturing to generate a bit of value. Read more…

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How To Profit From The Crimea Conflict

March 26th, 2014

russiaGeorge Leong: The eurozone and Europe are showing progress in finally getting out of their dismal multiyear double-dip recession; however, the uncertainties and hostilities unfolding in the Crimea region of Ukraine, which are threatening to escalate, Read more…

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Why You Should Stay Away From Russia ETFs

March 24th, 2014

new etfsOn March 16, 2014, Russia finally clinched Crimea’s support as over 96% of the Crimean population voted to be a part of Russia. The referendum was the result of the more than four-month-long unrest between Russia and Ukraine.   Read more…

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Russia Looks East As Relations with Europe Deteriorate

March 24th, 2014

russiaNicholas Cunningham: The standoff between the U.S. and the EU on one hand, and Russia on the other, intensified pretty quickly late last week. The U.S. quickly slapped heavier sanctions on Russia after its annexation of Crimea, leading to a mutual escalation of retaliatory measures. Read more…

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