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The Biggest Wildcard For Oil Prices Right Now - China

China’s record purchases, along with temporary production outages in Nigeria and Canada, helped rebalance supply and demand in the oil market. However, since that is now over, stopping shipments for the reserve would wipe out about 15% of the country’s imports & the price of oil would plunge as the already oversupplied market would find itself with an unprecedented glut of excess production.

The Mechanics Of Silver Manipulation - By Former NYMEX Trader

Here is how JPM manipulated the silver markets by selling the Silver contango during illiquid hours, used their deep pockets to push settlements, waited until margin calls made the large locals puke their positions. They do not have access to cheap money, political influence or the most physical silver in the world in a single vault at their disposal to create a squeeze.

JPMorgan's Stockpile of Physical Silver Guarantees Higher Silver Prices Ahead

The one factor that just about guarantees much higher silver prices is that JPMorgan Chase, has accumulated the largest privately owned stockpile of physical silver in world history over the past five years – 500 million ounces. All JPMorgan has to do to guarantee that silver prices will soar to the heavens is Nothing; specifically, not sell additional contracts of COMEX silver short on the next big rally.

Crude Oil Crash Of 2016 Has The Big Banks Running Scared

During the boom years, big banks gave out billions of dollars in loans to fund exceedingly expensive drilling projects all over the world. Now those firms are dropping like flies & the big banks could potentially be facing catastrophic losses. Since the start of 2015, 42 US oil companies have filed for bankruptcy. The longer the price of oil stays low, the worse the carnage will get.

Gold and Silver Price Increasingly Detached from Reality

The ounces of gold and silver printed on futures contracts dwarf the actual number in exchange vaults. High frequency trading and concentration in derivatives positions makes the connection between the paper price and the physical supply and demand even more tenuous. The link between the spot price and physical demand is thin at best.

The Fed Bailed Out The Comex With Hypothecated Gold

COMEX clearing members had gotten themselves to the edge of a widespread default on physical gold delivery obligations. That same day, JPMorgan transferred 177,402 troy ounces of gold into COMEX registered gold stockpiles – just enough to cover the shortfall. Did JPMorgan Chase just engage in a bailout?

If Gold Is Not Money, Why Do Clearinghouses and Former Fed Chairs Say It Is?

Collateral is an underlying asset that is pledged when a party enters into a financial arrangement. Even Alan Greenspan, the man most responsible for the 2008 financial crisis, has admitted that “gold is money.” He couldn’t admit this until he’d left the Fed. But this is a man who knows all too well just how the financial system works.

How JPMorgan Hired Trader who Advertised Electricity Market-Rigging Ability

JPMorgan hired Bartholomew in April 2010 & within three months he began to develop manipulative bidding strategies focused on CAISO’s make-whole mechanism, called Bid Cost Recovery or BCR payments. By October, the JPMorgan unit was estimating that the strategy “could produce profits of between $1.5 and $2 billion through 2018.

Fed Finds TBTF Banks Increase Systemic Risk, Have A Funding Advantage

TBTF Banks can borrow more cheaply in bond markets than smaller rivals (an average 0.31% less on A-rated debt than their smaller peers), in part because of investor perceptions that they are too big to fail. This insensitivity of financing costs to risk encourages too-big-to-fail banks to take on greater risk.

Top 10 Signs That Reveal Mounting Panic In The World Banking System

We don’t want to cause you unnecessary stress or worry, but it might be prudent to pay attention to a series of unusual news reports recently emanating from the banking world. Do you really want to entrust your hard earned savings to these completely irresponsible institutions?

Don’t Believe the Headlines, Big Banks are Still Screwing You

When it comes to big banks’ bad behavior and the fines they pay to settle “allegations” — which are actually civil charges and which would be criminal charges if applied to any other business or in any parallel universe — things aren’t even close to what they seem.

After the crash of September 2008, the term “too big to fail” became familiar when hundreds of billions of dollars were set aside to bail out BANKS -The nations largest financial institutions. And today, many of the mega-banks that caused the panic of 2008 have now become even larger.

Blythe Masters Withdraws From CFTC : Furious Twitter Backlash Blamed

Blythe Masters’s appointment drew criticism from Twitter users who questioned the propriety of her advising the regulator of futures & swaps. Perhaps there is some justice in the world. Does this premature resignation also confirm that allegations against the JPMorganite, are in fact true?

The Farce Is Complete: Blythe Masters Joining CFTC

That’s right – you read it correct: Blythe Masters, head of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s commodities division, is joining an advisory committee of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, said Steve Adamske, a spokesman for the regulator.

Banks Disparage Gold Ownership and Engage in Largest Financial Crime Spree

As we enter 2014 and amid a list of bearish reports on gold, issued by most of the major Western banks, the flow of gold from the West to the East continues while Western banks are found guilty of a multitude of criminal activities including market rigging, insider trading, just to mention a few.

Naked Gold Shorts: The Hows and Whys of Gold Price Manipulation

The Gold Price Manipulation consists of the Fed using bullion banks as its agents to sell naked gold shorts in the New York Comex futures market. Short selling drives down the gold price, triggers stop-loss orders and margin calls, and scares participants out of the gold trusts.

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