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Adrian Ash

Adrian Ash

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Formerly City correspondent for The Daily Reckoning in London and head of editorial at the UK's leading financial advisory for private investors, Adrian Ash is the head of research at BullionVault, where you can buy gold today vaulted in Zurich on $3 spreads and 0.8% dealing fees.

  • Black Monday for Bond Yields

    Published 21 August 2007 | viewed 5,148 times

    "...Monday this week marked the biggest move in Treasury bond yields since Black Monday in Oct. 1987 destroyed more than one-fifth of the US stock…

  • Well, Bless Poole's Beautiful Hide!

    Published 16 August 2007 | viewed 4,737 times

    ONLY A "CALAMITY" would justify an interest-rate cut now, says St. Louis Federal Reserve chief William Poole. In which case, he either liquidated his personal…

  • Autumn in August?

    Published 15 August 2007 | viewed 4,786 times

    "...In a credit crunch, it's often said, cash is king. In which case, gold's just been crowned emperor..." AT LEAST THE weather here in London…

  • A Bull Market in Fools

    Published 13 August 2007 | viewed 7,923 times

    "...All financial bubbles need the rabble to pile in before the bubble goes bang. But something's amiss this time round..." DAY TRADERS in spring 2000,…

  • Polonium, Politics and $100 Oil

    Published 03 August 2007 | viewed 3,801 times

    "...If you fear that we're only a couple of headlines away from $100 oil, be careful how you buy into Russia's huge energy reserves..." A…

  • Back to Banking Basics

    Published 27 July 2007 | viewed 4,330 times

    Ye wise Philosophers explain What Magick makes our Money rise, When dropt into the Southern Main; Or do these Juglers cheat our Eyes? Jonathan Swift,…

  • Gold: Insurance or Risk Asset?

    Published 25 July 2007 | viewed 2,856 times

    "...Could the trend of gold up, everything else up, have just reached its end...?" IT TOOK A WHILE for the financial media to catch on.…

  • Stop! Or the Economy Gets It

    Published 20 July 2007 | viewed 3,757 times

    "...If only consumers hadn't taken the world's central bankers at their word..." WE ONLY have ourselves to blame. Consumers in the West, rich in credit…

  • Bish, Bosh, Loads of Dosh!

    Published 17 July 2007 | viewed 4,898 times

    "...Wasn't Bear Stearns supposed to report the losses at its two mortgage-bond hedge funds on Monday this week...?" "BEAR STEARNS Investors Await Tally on Losses,"…

  • When Bad Debts Attack

    Published 13 July 2007 | viewed 4,456 times

    "...Memo to the US Fed: When the Dollar collapse comes, you might not get chance to even give money away..." BEN BERNANKE has his helicopter.…

  • The Dash for Cash Goes Global

    Published 10 July 2007 | viewed 4,502 times

    "...How much intangible debt now needs to be squeezed into how much real money...?" IS THIS WHAT a credit crunch feels like on the ground?…

  • Gold: The Fundamental Rules

    Published 06 July 2007 | viewed 4,136 times

    "...Asia's booming economies are colliding with its traditional love of gold. If you like unstoppable investment trends, it might pay to take note..." SO THE…

  • Dollar Dependence on the Fourth of July

    Published 04 July 2007 | viewed 6,463 times

    "...Has the United States confused the cause and effect of monetary vs. military dominance? To mark Independence Day 2007, let's count the cost..." ON THIS…

  • The Golden Lunch

    Published 27 June 2007 | viewed 4,716 times

    "...The commodity view of gold fails to explain WHY people buy gold, whether it's rough jewelry in India or investment-grade bars stored in Swiss vaults..."…

  • Fear of the Future, 18 Years On

    Published 25 June 2007 | viewed 4,717 times

    "...If depression is short-hand for fear of the future, then here's a glimpse of what lies beyond today's bubble in credit, debt and financial confidence..."…

  • Damned If You Do...

    Published 20 June 2007 | viewed 4,821 times

    "...The central bank in New Zealand now presents the absurd spectacle of raising its lending rates while trying to depress its own currency by selling…

  • Super Heroes of Central Bank Policy

    Published 18 June 2007 | viewed 4,022 times

    "Is it a bird, is it a plane...or is it a central banker wearing his underpants over his trousers...?" JUST HOW POWERFUL are the world's…

  • Feeling Normal Yet?

    Published 14 June 2007 | viewed 3,305 times

    "Might this bubble in debt really have grown so enormous that somehow it can end - as no bubble before it - without bursting...?" "TOO…

  • Boo! Spot the Shocker in UK Inflation

    Published 12 June 2007 | viewed 5,457 times

    "...When this bull market in 'luck' runs out, shorting the Pound might prove a wise course instead of buying fixed-income gilts..." GOOD NEWS for lucky…

  • What Will the Fed Make of the Bond Market Panic?

    Published 08 June 2007 | viewed 5,688 times

    "...If US consumers and Washington can't borrow cheap at the long end this summer, then they'll just have to get cheap money at the short…