Money & Markets – Week of 06.25.17

How Donald Trump and Roy Cohn’s Ruthless Symbiosis Changed America
Vanity Fair | 28 June 2017
U.S. attorney and an expert in “subversive”…

A Message to all Illinoisans About the Budget Crisis


YouTube | 28 June 2017
State Based Unaccountability Comes to a Head…

Washington Republicans Contemplate Major Benefit Reforms
Plan Sponsor | 30 June 2017
Prevalent are the Roth…

Bob Rodriguez: “We Are Witnessing The Development Of A Perfect Storm”
Advisor’s Perspectives | 27 June 2017
Fund Manager’s Warning…

The Dollar Just had it’s Worst Quarter in Years, and That’s Exactly what Trump Wants
Business Insider | 30 June 2017
Changes Afoot…

It’s Not Just Illinois: Connecticut Faces Friday Day Of Reckoning
Zero Hedge | 29 June 2017
A Pattern is Developing…

Global Debt Hits A New Record High Of $217 Trillion; 327% Of GDP
Zero Hedge | 29 June 2017
Planet Debt is About to Leave Orbit…

Taxes May Be Certain, but Tax Reform Is Not
Gallup | 29 June 2017
Meaningful Reform Lacking…

India Taxing Gold
Martin Armstrong | 29 June 2017
Coming for All the Wealth…

Could Australian Supermarkets Introduce E-pricing?
AU News | 28 June 2017
Time of Day and Demand Based Pricing…

Public Pension Crisis Reaching A Tipping Point
Seeking Alpha | 28 June 2017
The Results of Tapeworm Economics…

New York Preschools Accept Bitcoin and Ether for Tuition Payments
Coin Desk | 28 June 2017
Amazing Speed of Deployment…

Japan Is Writing Off Nearly Half Its National Debt Without Creating Inflation. We Could Do It Too.
Truth Dig | 28 June 2017
Japan follows Iceland’s Lead…

It Begins: WalMart Warns Truckers It Will No Longer Work With Them If They Move Goods For Amazon
Zero Hedge | 28 June 2017
Fight over the Ever Shrinking Pie…

Make Federal Pensions Transparent
Washington Examiner | 27 June 2017
Releasing Data

Illinois Is Venezuela and the Solution Is Cryptocurrency
The Observer | 27 June 2017
The One Two Control Punches of Bankruptcy >> Crypto…

Bank’s Blockchain Consortium Picks IBM for Trade Finance Platform
Reuters | 26 June 2017
The TapeWorm choses IBM for Crypto….

This is Illuminating Chart Shows the Fed’s $4.5 Trillion Balance Sheet Isn’t that Massive
Business Insider | 26 June 2017
More Debt Held Overseas….

China’s on and IPO Frenszy – and it Looks Set to Continue
Asian Times | 26 June 2017
China’s US like IPO Explosion…

The Hartford Transfers 29% of Pension Plan Obligations
Plan Sponsor | 26 June 2017
To sustain pre-transaction-funded…

A Machine-Learning Approach to Venture Capital
McKinsey | 26 June 2017
Handing the Reins to the Machine…

5 Key Principles for Singapore’s Political System: PM Lee
Channel News Asia | 27 June 2017
Accountability Maxims…

Italy’s Newest Bank Bailout Cost as Much as it’s Annual Defense Budget
Sovereign Man | 25 June 2017
The Banks Come First….