Axel Merk


U.S. Dollar – Review and Outlook

We believe that continued U.S. dollar weakness may be a consequence of the diverging monetary approaches central banks are taking around the globe.

U.S. Dollar – Review and Outlook

We believe that continued U.S. dollar weakness may be a consequence of the diverging monetary approaches central banks are...

Merk Commentary: ECB Takes Away Punch Bowl

Today, the European Central Bank (ECB) raised its main refinancing rate by 0.25% to 1.25%.

Does a Weak Dollar Cause Inflation?

Should investors be concerned that a weaker U.S. dollar causes inflation? The price at the gas pump should be...

U.S. Government: Evermore Reliant on Foreign Investors

Despite the Fed recently surpassing China as the largest owner of U.S. government debt, the U.S. remains heavily reliant...

Reagan for President…of China!

With Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday around the corner, it seems fitting that the world may need another President with...

Merk Commentary: Budget Battles Ahead

As I contemplate the coming year, along with other investors, I have many worries, but at the top of...