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Another Crisis Is Coming & It May Be Imminent – Here’s Why (+4K Views)

Is there going to be another crisis? Of course there is. The liberalised global financial system remains intact and unregulated, if a little battered...The question therefore becomes one of timing: when will the next crash happen? To that I offer the tentative answer: it may be imminent...[This article puts forth my explanation as to why that will likely be the case.]

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A Stock Market Crash Followed This Occurrence In 1929, 2000 & 2007 – It’s Happening Again! (+3K Views)

What do 1929, 2000 and 2007 all have in common? Those were all years in which we saw a dramatic spike in margin debt. In all three instances, investors became highly leveraged in order to "take advantage" of a soaring stock market but, of course, we all know what happened each time. The spike in margin debt was rapidly followed by a horrifying stock market crash. Well guess what? It is happening again.

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U.S. Financial Markets, Addicted to Smack (Easy Money), Are Expressing Fear of Eventual Withdrawal (of Juice) +2K Views

Just the mere suggestion that this round of quantitative easing will eventually end if the economy improves is enough to severely rattle Wall Street. U.S. financial markets have become completely and totally addicted to easy money, and nobody is quite sure what is going to happen when the Fed takes the "smack" away. When that day comes, will the largest bond bubble in the history of the world burst? Will interest rates rise dramatically? Will it throw the U.S. economy into another deep recession? Can the Fed fix this mess without it totally blowing up?

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