Unraveling the Central Banks’ Misbehavior (w/ Jim Grant & Bill Fleckenstein)

Unraveling the Central Banks’ Misbehavior (w/ Jim Grant & Bill Fleckenstein)

Jim Grant: Hello. I’m Jim Grant. I am with my friend, Bill Fleckenstein. And let me just say that I met Bill during the panic of 1907. And we have known each other so long, we could almost—Bill Fleckenstein: Almost finish each others’ sentences. JG: It’s true. I think, actually, we got to know each

Will Central Banks Use QE to Prevent a Liquidity Crisis? (w/ Michael Howell)

Will Central Banks Use QE to Prevent a Liquidity Crisis? (w/ Michael Howell)

MICHAEL HOWELL: I’m Mike Howell. I’m Managing Director of Crossborder Capital. We’re a fund management and research company based in London. My background prior to that was that I was at Salomon Brothers involved in research. And what we focus on almost entirely is global liquidity and capital flows worldwide. We think that the world

How Healthy are American Banks? (w/ Chris Whalen)

How Healthy are American Banks? (w/ Chris Whalen)

CHRIS WHALEN: Hi, I’m Chris Whalen, Chairman of Whalen Global Advisors. I’m an investment banker and author. I work with banks, non-bank, financial institutions, mortgage banks, helping them raise money to finance operations. I also do some M&A and work on really strange mortgage assets with my friends at Ginnie Mae. So, that’s how I

The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo

The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo

The Casino de Monte-Carlo is one of the most famous gambling establishments on Earth and as a result is often referenced in various forms of media. Perhaps the most well-known mention of the casino is the song, The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo. But who was this mysterious gambler and how exactly

Combining Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy (w/ Lucrezia Reichlin)

Combining Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy (w/ Lucrezia Reichlin)

ED HARRISON: Lucrezia Reichlan, it’s very good to talk to you here on Real Vision. We are, I think, at a critical moment in Europe right now in terms of policy. I want to talk to you about what’s going on in Europe but also about what you’ve been doing in terms of forecasting policy

Will Central Bank Liquidity Be the Next Recession Catalyst? (w/ Danielle DiMartino Booth)

Will Central Bank Liquidity Be the Next Recession Catalyst? (w/ Danielle DiMartino Booth)

DANIELLE DIMARTINO BOOTH: Hello, I am Danielle DiMartino Booth. Happy to be back on Real Vision. Since the last time I was on, I have founded a new company called Quill Intelligence. We produce a daily newsletter called The Daily Feather and it’s already garnered a cult following. Rolled out right after Memorial Day, and

🔴 The History of Italy’s Broken Banking System (w/ Steve Diggle & Grant Williams)

🔴 The History of Italy’s Broken Banking System (w/ Steve Diggle & Grant Williams)

GRANT WILLIAMS: Italy is a spectacular country, rich in history and culture. But its economy is struggling, and its place at the heart of the European Union is under threat. Between the current populist uprising and the country’s fragile banking system, that threat suddenly looks very real. To try and get a better understanding of

Why the Trends of Income Inequality & Redistribution of Wealth Could Reverse (w/ Trevor Noren)

Why the Trends of Income Inequality & Redistribution of Wealth Could Reverse (w/ Trevor Noren)

TREVOR NOREN: My name is Trevor Noren. I’m the Managing Director at 13D Global Research and Strategy. I cover disruptive innovation and contribute weekly to our flagship publication, What I Learned this Week. Yeah, at 13D, our focus is not just providing our clients with actionable investment advice, but also providing the predictive frameworks that

Gold’s Rise and the Dollar’s Demise (w/ Rick Rule)

Gold’s Rise and the Dollar’s Demise (w/ Rick Rule)

RICK RULE: My name is Rick Rule. I run the US business for Sprott Inc., a Canadian domiciled and listed company that manages investments in the natural resources and precious metals business worldwide. The US dollar’s relative strength I think is the most important determinant of precious metals prices. There are many factors of course