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First, we get ‘shrinkflation’, then inflation runs out of control – Will Rhind
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First, we get ‘shrinkflation’, then inflation runs out of control – Will Rhind

Wil Rhind, CEO of GraniteShares, discusses with David Lin, anchor for Kitco News, the concept of ‘shrinkflation’ towards the end of this interview, and why we commonly see this phenomenon before price inflation gets recorded. 0:00 – Commodity prices hitting new highs 3:50 – Inflation fears 7:00 – Unemployment 9:46 – Hedging against inflation 14:14...

Roubini: Fed is ‘cornered’; will either lose control of inflation or crash markets (Pt. 1/2)
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Roubini: Fed is ‘cornered’; will either lose control of inflation or crash markets (Pt. 1/2)

While inflationary fears are picking up, the markets have not demonstrated a readiness to accept higher interest rates. In fact, rising nominal treasury yields over the past few months have, on several occasions, prompted market selloffs. This predicament puts the Federal Reserve in a tough position, said Nouriel Roubini, CEO of Roubini Macro Associates and...

How high would gold price be if not for bitcoin?
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How high would gold price be if not for bitcoin?

With bitcoin still holding investors attention this year, is gold falling behind? Many analysts say that gold’s price action is being hurt by all the money going into cryptos. But how high would gold really be if not for bitcoin? Here’s a look at our top three stories from this week: 3. Bloomberg Intelligence released...

Will Ethereum become the ultimate crypto? Jason Lau on regulations, altcoins
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Will Ethereum become the ultimate crypto? Jason Lau on regulations, altcoins

Ethereum’s use case extends beyond simply investing and speculation. Jason Lau, COO of OKCoin, discusses the second largest crypto’s utility and evolution. 0:00 – Bitcoin price…about to correct? 5:50 – Dogecoin 7:03 – Ethereum 10:50 – Central bank digital currencies 13:22 – Government attitudes towards crypto 17:11 – Altcoins 19:51 – How to learn about...

How likely is the real estate market going to crash? Alex Kenjeev
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How likely is the real estate market going to crash? Alex Kenjeev

Residential real estate has continued to boom during the pandemic, with the Canadian market taking the lead in growth. Alex Kenjeev, President of O’Leary Ventures, discusses whether or not the housing market has reached bubble territory. 0:00 – Dogecoin and meme stocks 6:45 – Real estate 16:44 – Personal finance __________________________________________________________________ Kitco News is the...

Goldman Sachs lights fuse under copper
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Goldman Sachs lights fuse under copper

Copper got a big vote of confidence this week when Goldman Sachs declared the metal "the new oil" and predicted copper price would reach $6.80 per pound by 2025. On Friday editor Neils Christensen, Kitco correspondent Paul Harris and mining audiences manager Michael McCrae recorded a podcast with guest Ryan King, Vice President Corporate Development...