Jim Rickards

James G. Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence, the newest newsletter from Fat Tail Investment Research. He is an American lawyer, economist, and investment banker with 35 years of experience working in capital markets on Wall Street. He is the author of The New York Times bestsellers Currency Wars and The Death of Money. Jim also serves as Chief Economist for West Shore Group.

The Ice-Nine Lockdown

Ice-Nine is a freeze of the financial system. It’s something that’s happened before, and it’ll happen again in the next crisis.

Italian Banks on the Brink

Italy wants to bail out BMP with taxpayer money. That’s the standard playbook which governments used in 2008. But the rules have changed.

How the IMF uses SDRs to Create ‘Back Door’ Inflation

Everything about the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is designed to make it difficult for outsiders like you to have any idea what is going on. It prints money like most central banks, but this world money has the opaque name of special drawing right, or SDR.
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