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Alex Kimani

Alex Kimani

Writer, Safehaven.com

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2018

Biography

Alex Kimani is a veteran finance writer, investor, engineer and researcher for Safehaven.com. 

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    Shortly after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Covid-19 a global pandemic, governments everywhere unveiled massive monetary and fiscal stimuli (over $15T globally) in a…

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    Published 12 April 2020 | viewed 8,308 times

    Any safe haven asset worth its salt is supposed to rise and shine when all hell breaks loose in the financial markets, providing an escape…

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    Published 11 April 2020 | viewed 5,837 times

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    Published 01 April 2020 | viewed 6,831 times

    As the world continues to grapple with an unprecedented health crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, many economists are drawing parallels between the current situation…

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    Published 24 March 2020 | viewed 10,844 times

    The world’s governments are rushing to implement stimulus packages in order to prevent a recession (or depression) at the hand of the Coronavirus pandemic.  …

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    Published 23 March 2020 | viewed 3,673 times

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    Millennials have been labeled many things: lazy, entitled, narcissistic among other unflattering terms. They have also been accused of being highly risk-averse, preferring flashy investments…

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    Published 20 December 2019 | viewed 2,993 times

    President Trump’s tax bonanza is the gift that keeps on giving, and corporate America could not be happier about the situation. When the Trump administration…

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    Published 19 August 2019 | viewed 4,245 times

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