Daily Dispatch

Foreigners Losing Appetite for Treasuries

For years now foreign purchases of U.S. Treasuries has been a critical factor in propping up the U.S. dollar and keeping interest rates low. In this latest important update from Bud Conrad we learn that things are beginning to change...

400 Years of Silver from Peru

I have recounted my visit to Greenland and Baffin Island in a piece posted on Sept 6 and now it's time to tell the tale of a 400-year old silver mine which may require investors to accept an entirely new business model.