India Bans High Denomination Cash

India joins in global cashless policies, but it took a chaotic turn. December 12, 2016 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Not that long ago, I wrote about Australia’s war on cash. India is also on board now! India’s approach to going cashless was quite extreme and a little different from those of Australia, Scandinavia, […]

Globalization vs Protectionism

Globalization becoming the economic scapegoat of protectionists. December 5, 2016 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP Protectionism has become the newly embraced talking point of the political class. The disturbing part is, this marks the era of free trade and globalization becoming economic scapegoats. Never mind what the truth is: any two things that happen at […]

Australia Following Cashless Agenda

Australia turns toward a cashless society but could that result in the banks getting too much control? November 21, 2016 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP In what appears to be one of the quickest U-Turns in currency history, Australia might give Sweden a run for its cashless money! It’s been just a bit over […]

Getting Back to Basics With Gold

Gold Still In A Bull Market. Why Fundamentals Outweigh Short-Term Market Gains. November 17, 2016 By: Claudio Grass, 2016 is gold’s big bull run. The precious metal rose close to 20% this year, pushed by a summer rally that peaked on July 10th. But then, gold experienced a bumpy ride during the remainder of […]

Is Ireland’s Tax Regime Changing for the Worse?

Are changes to Ireland’s tax regime harming the Irish economy? October 31, 2016 By: Bobby Casey, Managing Director GWP I can’t help but wonder what is going on with Ireland. It received a bailout a while ago from the EU, but one of the great things it had going for it was its tax code, […]

Doug Casey: The Vicious Cycle Behind Currency Devaluation

Currency devaluation is a vicious cycle brought on by central banks October 19, 2016 (Originally published on October 11, 2016 on by Nat Vein) Shared courtesy of Claudio Grass at Global Gold. Our friend Natalie Vein recently had the opportunity to conduct an extensive interview with Doug Casey, for our parent company, BFI. Based […]