Zero Hedge | Bitcoin has now topped $5800 amid unconfirmed rumors that China will restore cryptocurrency trading.
Sputnik | “The patient is about 75 years old.”
Zero Hedge | Both Goldman and JPM have once again announced it is “open season” for hunting banks.
Charles Hugh Smith | The quality, durability, utility and enjoyment-of-use of our products and services has been plummeting for years.
Speisa | More than a quarter of the population in London now lives below the poverty line.
CNBC | U.S. stocks rose to record highs on Tuesday as Wall Street sifted through a slew of corporate news.
RT | Cryptocurrencies have captured the attention of investors and world governments alike.
Zero Hedge | Stated simpler, if indeed Trump tax reform is dead – again – a sharp market turnaround may be imminent.
Breitbart | Conservatives and economic nationalist leaders are looking past the current dysfunction in Washington to a group of new and exciting young candidates.
RT | Bad loans along with growing levels of global debt may push the world into another financial crisis, said Wolfgang Schaeuble in his parting speech as German Finance Minister.
Truth Revolt | Merkel’s dream of ‘refugees’ replacing the aging German workforce goes up in flames as 2 million immigrants go on the dole.
CNBC | Jobs fall by 33,000 in September as hurricanes hammer employment.
Zero Hedge | No matter what Jamie Dimon may say, bitcoin’s durability can be expressed by one simple fact: With a market cap of $100 billion, digital currencies have become too big for banks to ignore.
Michael Krieger | If you need further evidence regarding how wasteful and irresponsible Washington D.C. is when it comes to our tax dollars, look no further than the behavior of agencies under Donald “drain the swamp” Trump.
Market Watch | Some market veterans think stocks are at long last due for a meltup.
Reuters | Global stock markets hit a record high on Wednesday.
CNBC | Amazon has been ordered to pay 250 million euros ($294 million) back to Luxembourg after the European Commission said the online retailer had received illegal tax benefits.
Zero Hedge | Doubts have emerged about the viability of the “new and improved” tax plan
Zero Hedge | It’s deja vu all over again.
Charles Hugh Smith | Clearly, the core strategy of maintaining the status quo is to borrow and spend trillions of additional dollars every year.
Zero Hedge | Spain faces its worst constitutional crisis in years following a dramatic, violent crackdown on Sunday’s Catalan independence referendum.
Bloomberg | President Donald Trump will rally factory owners and executives to mobilize their influence on behalf of his proposed tax overhaul.
Zero Hedge | The global bond rout deepened in the aftermath of the release of President Trump’s tax-cut plan.
London Telegraph | Theresa May has threatened a trade war with the US after it slapped punitive tariffs on British-built aircraft, casting doubt on a key plank of her Brexit strategy.
Mac Slavo | Gregory Mannarino of TradersChoice.net has been eerily prescient in recent years, having accurately forecast stock movements, Federal Reserve rate hikes and market sentiment.
Bloomberg | Amid FANG flu and another trash rally, a trade tied to Donald Trump has come quietly back into vogue with U.S. equity investors.
GEFIRA | The Economist ran a couple of articles promoting migration as good for the global economy.
Yahoo News | The Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans will not be fined.
Mac Slavo | All twelve women who work at the “Show Malilo Night Club” brothel in Arauca, Colombia are from Venezuela.
Information Liberation | “The elites, represented by Mitch McConnell, right, they think I’m a bad guy. They think I’m a dangerous guy.”
The Street | Gold’s role in the monetary system should not be questioned. And in fact, it’s becoming increasingly important much to everyone’s surprise.
Mac Slavo | The significance of the shift taking place on a geo-political basis to unseat the U.S. dollar as the world’s reserve currency cannot be understated.
Mac Slavo | Global strategist Marin Katusa is the New York Times best selling author of The Colder War, which details the geo-political power shift that threatens the global dominance of the United States.
Bloomberg | U.S. household wealth increased in the second quarter to yet another record, driven by solid gains in financial assets and rising property values, figures from the Federal Reserve in Washington showed Thursday.
Zero Hedge | London’s taxi and livery car regulator has said it won’t renew Uber’s operating license once it expires at the end of the month.
Reuters | The European Commission said the EU should proceed with an overhaul of taxes on digital firms even if the rest of the rich world did not follow suit, a draft report said.
Brandon Smith | I remember back in mid-2013 when the Federal Reserve fielded the notion of a “taper” of quantitative easing measures.
Mac Slavo | Last week saw some tumultuous moves in Bitcoin.
Reuters | The dollar edged towards 2-1/2-year lows hit earlier this month on Wednesday, as investors waited to see whether U.S. ratesetters would signal tighter policy or hold off because of tepid inflation data.
Zero Hedge | Putin instructed the government to approve legislation making the ruble the main currency of exchange at all Russian seaports by next year.
The Hill | The creation of the current iteration of the Federal Reserve System was a political act designed to hide the fact that a private banking cartel would manage the U.S. currency.
Reuters | “These are clients purchasing third-party products directly.”
Michael Snyder | Will there be a major stock market crash before the end of 2017?
Daily Caller | In the four months since Hillary Clinton officially launched her new political group, Onward Together, the group has done little besides soliciting donations from Clinton supporters.
John Mauldin | This time is different are the four most dangerous words any economist or money manager can utter.
Louder With Crowder | We all know how much Obamacare is majorly sucking right now.
Michael Snyder | Venezuela is the 11th largest oil producing country in the entire world, and it has just announced that it is going to stop using the petrodollar.
London Independent | ‘I’ve lost count of the number of businesses who have called me saying that they are being affected,’ said Richard Allen of campaign group, Retailers Against VAT Fraud
Michael Snyder | We just got more evidence that the middle class is being systematically eviscerated.
Michael Krieger | I’m really grateful JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon decided to once again lash out in anger at Bitcoin.