5 Reasons To Include Palladium In Your Precious Metals Portfolio

A precious metal portfolio is a good way to diversify your investment because it offers several benefits. For instance, a lot of precious metals offer cushioning effects during inflation. This is given how their value also increases, helping investors cope with or even benefit from the rising prices of commodities. For this reason and more, […]

... written on Jul 10 2023

China Finally Fights Back – Export Controls On Metals Critical In Chip Manufacturing Could Checkmate U.S. Tech War

Since Donald Trump launched his trade war in 2018 against China, there has been concern in the West that the Chinese government would retaliate. In the second phase of the trade war, the U.S. president banned Huawei with an executive order prohibiting U.S. companies from selling semiconductors to (or buying technological equipment from) the China’s […]

... written on Jul 05 2023

How Inflation Prices Are Impacting Home Builders

Inflation is a topic that has been making headlines recently, and its effects have spread across various industries, including home building. Inflation has affected construction companies’ profit margins and overall operations. This article examines how inflation prices impact home builders and how they navigate this economic landscape.   Increased Material Costs Home construction relies on […]

... written on Jul 03 2023

It’s Investors Confidence, Stupid – Ringgit Drops Like A Rock Because Extremist Opposition Sabotaging Unity Govt

Ringgit has been dropping like a rock since February this year, depreciating from RM4.24 to RM4.69 against the U.S. dollar. If it breaks the RM4.75 level recorded in November 2022 under the previous backdoor government of Ismail Sabri, all hell will break loose. The currency made a stunning recovery from RM4.75 to RM4.24 after Anwar […]

... written on Jun 27 2023

Is Gold IRA A Wise Retirement Investment?

As investors progress in age, investment options tend to be more cautious, emphasizing protecting the wealth accumulated to that point. It’s not only relevant to living comfortably through retirement years but also providing for heirs when you’re gone. Many low-risk investment opportunities are available to seniors, with one, in particular, being gold IRAs. The unique […]

... written on Jun 13 2023

Tesla & JPMorgan Won’t Quit China – Why U.S. Billionaires And Business Leaders Refuse To Decouple From China

Some 5 years ago, President Donald Trump launched a trade war with China. The goal was to decouple the U.S. economy from China. In 2020, with the U.S. presidential election approaching, Trump again raised the idea of separating the American and Chinese economies. In both 2016 and 2020 campaigns, China became the easy punching bag […]

... written on Jun 02 2023

Oil Trading: Types Of Oil, Pricing Factors And Trading Strategies

The oil industry presents vast opportunities for traders who possess a deep understanding of market conditions and employ effective strategies. Let’s delve into important aspects of oil trading, including various types of this valuable resource, factors influencing prices, trading strategies, risk management rules, and examples of how to apply them.   Types of Oil International […]

... written on May 30 2023

Putin Gets The Last Laugh – Germany Enters Recession After Europe Powerhouse Screwed Its Own Economic Engine

Germany officially plunged into recession during the first three months of the year. The Europe’s largest economy contracted by 0.3% in the first quarter of 2023 after it suffered a decline of 0.5% in the fourth quarter of 2022. A recession is defined as two consecutive quarters of contraction, therefore, the German economy has entered […]

... written on May 29 2023

Tasting Own Medicine – Now The U.S. Complains After China Bans Chipmaker Micron Under “Security Risks”

You can only push someone so far for so long before he fights back. For the last couple of years, the U.S. has been aggressively trying to stop the rise of the red dragon – from trade war to tech war, and from blacklisting Chinese technology giant like Huawei to forcing South Korea, Japan, Taiwan […]

... written on May 22 2023

Sodium-Ion Battery – How China Supercharge Rechargeable Batteries To Dominate The Next Big Technology

Long before BYD – “Build Your Dream” – produced Seagull, the cheapest EV (electric vehicle) at just US$11,000 (£8,855; RM48,813), China has been churning out thousands of chemists and engineers to do research on future batteries. Deep in the country’s interior, Central South University produces graduates in advance technology, despite the perception that China was […]

... written on May 11 2023

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