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Market Crash Playbook

5 Jan 2024 5 minute read 0 comments fmiren

Crypto creates opportunities for building generational wealth. Since it’s a relatively new market, it has many inefficiencies which can be and are exploited by savvy traders and investors. But as the classical financial theory claims high rewards ca...

Balance sheet recession

21 Dec 2023 1 minute read 0 comments fmiren

Balance Sheet Recession Balance sheet recession is one kind of economic recession that differs from other “ordinary” recessions. It is an environment in which private sector pays down its debt. Since this implies less corporate spending or investing,...

Sovereign defaults and inflation

26 Oct 2023 2 minute read 0 comments fmiren

Summary of finding about the sovereign defaults and inflation from "This Time is Different" by C. Reinhart & K. Rogoff   How to protect your crypto portfolio from inflation: https://www.publish0x.com/bringing-us-treasurys-onto-the-chain/how-to-protec...

Financial crises

17 Oct 2023 4 minute read 0 comments fmiren

In light of the recent fears of recession and several bank failures I think it's time to talk about patterns of banking crises. How and why do they occur? Can we predict and avoid them? One of the best books on the history of financial crises is “Thi...

Exchanges open week very cautious, in Hong Kong collapses giant Evergrande (-25%)

28 Sep 2023 2 minute read 1 comment MrBicci

  Exchanges open week very cautious, in Hong Kong collapses giant Evergrande (-25%)     While all of Europe anxiously awaits the European list resulting from Christine Lagarde's speech, on the other side of the world, in Asia, there is new trouble f...

Balance sheet recession

13 Sep 2023 1 minute read 0 comments fmiren

Balance sheet recession is one kind of economic recession that differs from other “ordinary” recessions. It is an environment in which private sector pays down its debt. Since this implies less corporate spending or investing, it can lead to contract...

Patterns of financial crises

21 Apr 2023 7 minute read 0 comments fmiren

Patterns of financial crises In light of the recent fears of recession I decided to summarize one of the best books on crises, “This time is different” by C. Reinhart & K. Rogoff. The book describes financial and economic crises since 1300 up to...

Your [Fiat] Money or Your Life: The Tyranny of Global [Traditional] Finance (Preface)

11 Apr 2023 5 minute read 4 comments Great White Snark

My last post on this subject left off just before the preface to the book. In this one, I'm going to set out my thoughts thereon, as I read it. Preface This work is openly hostile to the world of neo-liberal finance and its mainstream thinking. Despi...

Global Financial Crisis 2.0: Lyn Alden’s Insights

4 Apr 2023 2 minute read 2 comments The Art of Tomas

TLDR: Federal Reserve liabilities increased sharply, causing unrealized losses of about $1 trillion. The current financial crisis differs from 2008 due to fewer defaults and banks holding “safe” assets. Banks face potential losses when forced to sel...

Balaji Srinivasan's $1 Million Bet: A Wake-Up Call for the Fragile Financial System

24 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments The Art of Tomas

Former Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan's recent bet aims to raise awareness about the impending crisis in the banking industry and the importance of adopting Bitcoin as a lifeboat. Introduction: Balaji Srinivasan, former CTO of Coinbase, has made a s...