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Are We Headed for an All-Out Currency War?

Last week, China pushed down the value of its yuan to its lowest level in 11 years, and the U.S. Treasury designated China a “currency manipulator” in response. Meanwhile, gold soared to fresh six-year highs after breaking through the key $1,500/oz. level. Many worry this could spark an all-out currency war between the two powerhouses…

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What If China Stops Buying Our Debt?

The trade war continues to heat up between the world’s two largest economies, making investors and analysts nervous about its effects on an already fragile global economy. As the largest foreign owner of U.S. Treasuries, China arguably holds the biggest trade weapon of them all: its ability to dump significant amounts of U.S. debt. Learn…

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Gold’s Rise in Geopolitical Tensions

We’ve now seen gold not only move over a hundred dollars since May 6th but an additional $43 just yesterday. Tensions with Iran and looming financial uncertainty threaten possible economic decline for the U.S. economy, meaning that gold could rise even more. Join Coy Wells and Patrick Brunson as they discuss these issues and their…

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Russia Dumps Dollars for Gold | USMR Market Insights

Russia is aggressively dumping billions of U.S. dollars and instead is increasing its share of euro and Chinese yuan. This could prove particularly dangerous over the long run, especially if other countries follow suit. The country has also ramped up its gold purchases to become the world’s biggest gold buyer of the last decade. Is…

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Trade Troubles & China | USMR Market Insights

U.S. trade talks with China have been escalating dramatically and many are worried about the possible economic meltdown that could take place as a result of the trade disagreements.  Trade Troubles & China- Video Transcription coy wells:                            00:01 The US economy could fall into a recession if the country’s trade war keeps escalating. As…

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Brexit: Options & Outcomes | USMR Market Insights

With Brexit’s deadline creeping closer, everyone’s wondering whether the U.K. will leave the E.U. with a withdrawal agreement, or be forced to leave without a real plan as to the conditions of their departure.  Brexit: Options & Outcomes- Video Transcription Today, we’re here with Mr. Patrick Brunson and we’re going to continue our segment…

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The U.S.-China Trade Battle Heats Up | USMR Market Insights

Stocks dramatically plummeted last week following the arrest of a high-profile Chinese telecom executive, at the request of the U.S. government, for allegedly violating sanctions against Iran. The news reignited fears of a trade war between the world’s two largest economies, casting further doubts on a sustainable truce between the two nations.  The U.S.-China…

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How Will The U.S.-China Tariff War Affect You?

Recently, President Trump threatened imposing higher tariffs on Chinese goods. Watch this latest installment of USMR Market Insights and listen as Coy Wells explains what this means for you and the entire country. How Will The U.S.-China Tariff War Affect You? – Video Transcription Thank you for watching U.S. Money Reserve Market Insights. Today we’re…