Has Trump taken the shine off gold?

Judging by past evidence, Donald Trump’s motto could be “Build it then gild it”. Trump’s penthouses, planes, casinos and hotels …

Lies, damned lies and CPI

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” Benjamin Disraeli, British prime minister (attributed by Mark Twain, …

Where should you put your money?

We live in difficult times for investors. Practically all major asset classes are richly valued in most developed markets. Yields …

Let’s print more money!

Last night, as I uncomfortably jetted southwards across the Atlantic ocean, a reminder of our strange times was hitting the …