Alasdair Macleod is the Head of Research at GoldMoney.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyU.S. Economy
It is challenging to see how governments can escape from their debt traps when interest rates rise above the levels currently forecasted.
Financial MarketsGlobal EconomyMoney and Banks
Italy’s problems are yet to descend into a Greek-style crisis, but that is the direction of travel. And Italy is far more serious than Greece because of its sheer size.
Money and Banking
When we blame the euro for Europe's ills, we're letting politicians and central bankers — who have only ever viewed the euro as a stepping-stone toward their grand objectives — off the hook.
The stage has been set for a global credit crisis. And the Eurozone is a time-bomb waiting to happen.
Money and BanksMoney and BankingValue and Exchange
We think the state is taking only our money, but it is also taking our time.