Axel Merk: Be Ready for Fireworks in the Currency Markets - Starting in Japan
This Financial Sense Newshour program is available only as a premium, paid "FS Insider" release.
For advance notice of release of premium, paid "FS Insider" content or to purchase a monthly or annual subscription to "FS Insider" content, go to www.financialsense.com/subscribe.
Jim welcomes Axel Merk, Founder and Portfolio Manager at Merk Investments LLC. Axel sees fireworks ahead this year in the currency markets, originating out of Japan. He notes that the Japanese have been reluctant to print money since the late 1990’s, but that has changed under the new government of Prime Minister Abe. Axel thinks this could have a positive impact on China, as Japan’s money-printing could be a stimulus for all of Asia. Ironically, the biggest risk could be sustained economic growth, which could cause interest rates to rise and create bond market instability in Japan, and elsewhere.
About James J Puplava CFP
|01/21/2017||Forecast 2017: Expect the Unexpected||bcast|
|01/21/2017||Tom McClellan: Positive Market Outlook Long-Term||bcast|
|01/17/2017||Dr. Amy Myers on the Thyroid Connection: Why You Feel Tired, Brain-Fogged, and Overweight||bcast|
|01/16/2017||How to Get Into Financial Shape for the New Year||bcast|
|01/14/2017||Forecast 2017: The Oracles||bcast|
|01/14/2017||Gary Dorsch on Stocks, Bonds; Frank Holmes on Gold, Oil||bcast|
|01/10/2017||Lifetime Income Series: Karen Covy on “When Happily Ever After Ends”||bcast|
|01/09/2017||Lifetime Income Series: 50 Shades of Grey Divorce||bcast|