Golden Opportunities – Why Gold Shines Brighter than Stocks

Navigating today’s financial landscape can feel like driving through a hurricane, with our ever looming concerns of stock market volatility and the painful prospect of losing our hard-earned legacy. It’s a scenario many investors find themselves in.  We start to question the stability of our financial future amidst the unpredictability of the stock market. In…

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CBDCs Inevitable. Track progress here.

In a recent research report by Bank of America, analysts concluded that “CBDCs (central bank digital currencies) appear inevitable.” According to their research, CBDCs have “the potential to revolutionize global financial systems and maybe the most significant technological advancement in the history of money.” Which Nations Are Leading the CBDC Race in 2023? Central Bank Digital…

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Federal Reserve Vice Chair Barr Discusses CBDC Research and Advocates for Stablecoin Legislation

The digital currency realm is witnessing significant developments, especially with the Federal Reserve Bank’s recent insights into Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) research. Michael Barr, the Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank, shared his perspectives at the Philadelphia Fed’s fintech event on September 8, 2023.  Highlights of the Discussion  Federal Reserve’s Role in Financial…

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The Digital Dollar Debate: Insights from the House Committee Hearing

The digital currency landscape is evolving rapidly, and with it, the discussions surrounding the potential implementation of a digital dollar in the United States. Recently, the House Financial Services Committee announced its plans to revisit this topic in a hearing titled “Digital Dollar Dilemma” scheduled for September 14, 2023. Background  After an August recess, the…

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