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Merk Market Outlook

US Current Account - Still A Drag On The Dollar

Europe’s Ivory Tower Politics – Axel Merk

Just because we have been favoring the euro over the U.S. dollar in recent years doesn’t mean we believe...

Merk Market Outlook: Purple Haze

With the economy caught somewhere in the purple haze between recession and anemic growth, many market prognosticators have been...

Federal Reserve may Want Inflation

We are now importing inflation. This does not only apply to the cost of commodities, such as oil, but...

What’s Up with Asian Currencies?

With the U.S. dollar reaching new lows versus hard currencies, many are waiting for Asian currencies to catch up....

Ambac Bailout May Cause Crisis

A consortium of banks is considering injecting $3 billion dollars into Ambac, the mono-line insurer that relies on its...

Hard and Asian Currencies in 2008: U.S. dollar bounce may be elusive

In favor of a bounce speaks that popular media cover the dollar’s demise; and the Economist shows a burning...