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A RUSSIAN PERSPECTIVE ON GEOPOLITICS, GOLD, BRICS AND DE-DOLLARIZATION

28 Mar 2019

Sanctions, restrictions and trade tariffs are often rooted in the politics and policies of the US dollar.

An Important Day for Canada Trade

31 Dec 2018

On December 30, 2018 the first 6 of 11 countries ratified the new CPTPP agreement giving Canada access to key markets in Asia and Latin America.

Global Market Opportunities

30 Nov 2018

Even with two 10% corrections in the S&P 500 in 2018, the performance disparity between the US market and the rest of the world markets since 2009 remains high.

If not SWIFT, what?

06 Nov 2018

As another wave of US sanctions against Iran is imposed, more countries are looking for alternatives to SWIFT.

World Population Aging

30 Oct 2018

The global population aged 60 years of over numbered 962 million in 2017 and is projected to reach nearly 2.1 billion by 2050.

Declining Interest in Traditional Democracy

25 Oct 2018

Where once most Americans believed living in a democracy was vitally important, now only a third of millenials share that belief.