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Charles Benavidez

Charles Benavidez

Contributor since: 27 Feb 2018


Charles Benavidez is a writer and editor for Safehaven.com. Charles is located in New York City and has over 5 years of experiencing covering financial markets. 

  • Investors Up the Ante In $1.5B Uber Loan Deal

    Published 23 March 2018 | viewed 78 times

    Uber may be operating at a loss, and it may be facing the consequences of a tragic self-driving fatality, but that’s done nothing to sway…

  • Russian Gold Reserves Hit Record High Amid Rising Tensions With West

    Published 22 March 2018 | viewed 559 times

    When bars of gold came flying out of a cargo plane taking off from a Siberian airport earlier this month, littering the run-way with precious…

  • Tesla Tumbles As Investors Lose Patience

    Published 20 March 2018 | viewed 426 times

    Forgiveness is a precious gift from investors—for as long as it lasts, but with Tesla shares down almost 7 percent over the past week and…

  • Vladimir Putin’s Mysterious Fortune

    Published 19 March 2018 | viewed 1,137 times

    Vladimir Putin just secured himself another six-year term in power following Russian elections Sunday, and now is a good time to revisit just how much…

  • Economists Polarized On Trump’s Tariff Plan

    Published 17 March 2018 | viewed 394 times

    With steel and aluminum tariffs only a week away, should we fear the trade war reaper and economic decline, or is this all much ado…

  • Alibaba Soars On Reports Of China Listing

    Published 15 March 2018 | viewed 461 times

    There have been few New York-listed IPOs as blockbuster as Alibaba, and now it’s going home. Shares in Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) had spiked…

  • Why Aren’t Millennials Investing?

    Published 14 March 2018 | viewed 607 times

    Born in the 80s and 90s and numbering some 71 million in the United States alone, Millennials are big on saving but not so big…

  • From Switzerland To Singapore: The World’s Top Tax Havens

    Published 13 March 2018 | viewed 1,779 times

    The UK-based Tax Justice Network’s new Financial Secrecy Index estimates that the ultra-wealthy are hiding up to $32 trillion in tax havens around the world,…

  • Asian Stock Markets To Hit $56 Trillion

    Published 13 March 2018 | viewed 380 times

    Set to double in 10 years, the Asian stock market will overtake all others, says Morgan Stanley, in a rapid growth phase that will put…

  • Gold Falls As Stocks Rebound On Strong Jobs Report

    Published 12 March 2018 | viewed 439 times

    Solid jobs report, but is volatility back for good? The U.S. jobs report on Friday provided a jolt of confidence to the financial markets. U.S.…

  • The $7 Trillion Club That Even Goldman Sachs Couldn’t Join

    Published 11 March 2018 | viewed 649 times

    London Precious Metals Clearing Limited (LPMCL) is one of the most exclusive ‘clubs’ in the world, handling nearly $7 trillion in gold transactions every year.…

  • Wall Street Rallies After Trump Tariffs Lose Their Bite

    Published 09 March 2018 | viewed 510 times

    Canada and Mexico will be indefinitely exempt from U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs imposed by Trump late yesterday, and other countries will be able to…

  • What's Behind The U.S. Borrowing Boom?

    Published 08 March 2018 | viewed 675 times

    Who needs a bulging nest egg when the economy is doing so well? Not Americans. At least, that’s what the latest economic data from the…

  • The Tweet That Started A Trade War

    Published 07 March 2018 | viewed 456 times

    The United States has the largest trade deficit in the world—but it’s not the oft-tweeted $800 billion. As a trade war unfolds over U.S. plans…

  • The 5 Worst Performers In February’s Stock Downturn

    Published 02 March 2018 | viewed 832 times

    The Dow broke all kinds of records in February—none of them records stock market investors want to see broken. All within the month, the Dow…

  • Trump’s Tariffs: “Trade Wars Are Good”

    Published 02 March 2018 | viewed 679 times

    Steel stocks may be riding high, but the trade-off for Trump’s huge tariffs on imports so far is a major market sell-off and vows of…

  • Europe’s Newest Tax Haven

    Published 01 March 2018 | viewed 697 times

    Italy isn’t just for tourists anymore—now it’s for the ultra-wealthy looking for another choice venue to keep their billions from falling into the hands of…

  • The Morning After: Dow Starts To Regain Post-Powell Losses

    Published 28 February 2018 | viewed 591 times

    This week’s stock market volatility is all about interest rate fears and market participants’ knee-jerk reactions to Fed comments before they’ve had time to digest…

  • Saudi Billionaire’s Assets Hit Auction Block To Pay $11B In Debt

    Published 27 February 2018 | viewed 629 times

    Billions of dollars in real estate assets and vehicles will be auctioned off in Saudi Arabia—all of them belonging to a single billionaire detained last…