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  • Seymour Hersh Says Hillary Approved Sending Libya's Sarin To Syrian Rebels

    zerohedge.com 02 May '16, 2pm

    The sad part about this is that I don't think they really intended to have the weapons get into al Qaeda's hands, either in Libya or Syria. In Libya, Hillary's State Department either instigated or facilitated a Qatari gun-running operation from Chad and across the southern Libyan bor...

  • Is Bitcoin About To Soar?

    Is Bitcoin About To Soar?

    zerohedge.com 22 Apr '16, 1am

    it was earlier this summer when the digital currency, which can bypass capital controls and national borders with the click of a button, surged on Grexit concerns and fears a Drachma return would crush the savings of an entire nation. Since then, BTC has dropped (in no small part as a...

  • Bitcoin Snaps: Surges To Fresh 2016 Highs On Burst Of Buying

    Bitcoin Snaps: Surges To Fresh 2016 Highs On Sudden Burst Of Buying

    zerohedge.com 24 Apr '16, 7pm

    Just three days ago, on April 21, when looking at the technical picture behind the recent bitcoin price action (having covered the extremely favorable fundamentals last September when it was trading at half its current price), we asked if "Bitcoin is about to soar ." We were focusing ...

  • Singapore Unexpectedly Eases Monetary Policy After "Economy Grinds To A Halt"

    Singapore Unexpectedly Eases Monetary Policy After "Economy Grinds To A Halt"

    zerohedge.com 14 Apr '16, 1am

    After a brief hiatus during which central banks refrained from stimulating their economies by the only way they know how, i.e., devaluing their currency through monetary policy, moments ago Singapore broke ranks when its central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore, unexpectedly ...

  • Why A Hedge Fund Manager Who Made A Killing From Subprime Is Buying Bitcoin

    zerohedge.com 27 Feb '16, 2am

    ... while China is doing everything in its power to not give the impression that it is panicking, the truth is that it is one viral capital outflow report away from an outright scramble to enforce the most draconian capital controls in its history, which - as every Cypriot and Greek k...

  • It's Official: Bitcoin Was The Top Performing Currency Of 2015

    It's Official: Bitcoin Was The Top Performing Currency Of 2015

    zerohedge.com 08 Jan '16, 1am

    For most investors, the major story of 2015 was the expectation and eventual fulfillment of a rate hike, signalling the start of tightening monetary policy in the United States. This policy is divergent to those of other major central banks, and this has translated into considerable s...

  • Gold, Bitcoin Soar After China Liquidates Most Reserves On Record To Defend Currency

    zerohedge.com 07 Jan '16, 1pm

    According to Macquarie Research: https://app.box.com/s/5a4c8phvhb3p8cfp7x2zv01u1mqx0sao China choices – narrowing Between a rock and a hard place Policy decisions are being made on the run... - China seems to be increasingly making decisions on the run. As discussed in our prior revie...

  • The Bitcoin Universe Explained

    zerohedge.com 29 Nov '15, 2am

    I wonder, they all say "Argentina this" or "Argentina that", but Argentina what? That they'll re-sincere the exchange rate of USDARS 9 which nobody there believes in (or takes into account anyways) up to USDARS 15 (which is what everyone think balance is)? That's a no-newser if I ever...