Max Keiser: ‘The Russian economy is bulletproof. I agree’

It’s not up to Russia whether or not sanctions against the country will be lifted. Although they are having a boomerang effect on those imposing them. That was the view of Vladimir Putin, speaking at the economic forum “Russia calling!” This week Forbes magazine published an article, claiming Russia’s now bulletproof against US sanctions, while its economy is one of the world’s most stable. Host of RT’s Keiser report – Max Keiser, says the country is indeed performing well, despite all the obstacles it faces from the west.
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In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the negative yielding ‘punishment bonds’ causing pain to investors in Europe as negative yields soar into less negative territory. In the second half, Max talks Dhruv Bansal of Unchained Capital about ‘bitcoin astronomy’ and how “the desire to travel far away to start a new blockchain will turn out to be a powerful driver of human expansion throughout the future of our species.” And, if we get to Mars, can we mine bitcoin there? Or is it too far from the ‘center of hash?’ Also: (Max Keiser) – Keiser Report: A rivalry turned ‘financial war’

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the looming ‘financial war’ between the US and China and why it could lead China (and other nations) to develop other independent clearing systems to avoid the weaponized dollar. In the second half, Max talks to Tyson Slocum about the curious case of a mysterious buyer for El Paso Electric and what it means in a day and age when more and more of public companies are going private. Are we in another period of robber barons? They also discuss the situation out west with PG&E in California. Also: (Max Keiser) – Keiser Report: Trump: Easy to read

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the former top trade negotiator for China claiming that dealing with Trump is great as he is so easy to read thanks to his non-stop tweeting. They also discuss Venezuela’s president holding up a bitcoin hard wallet just a year after the UK refused to return their gold. In the second half, Max talks to Dr. Michael Hudson of michael-hudson.com about repo markets, national debt, China, trade wars, and more. Also: (Max Keiser) – Keiser Report: Cash and debt pile

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss Warren Buffett’s $128 billion cash pile. In the second half, Max talks to Professor Steve Keen about the rapidly climbing pile of U.S. debt now over $23 trillion and whether or not it matters. Also: (Max Keiser) – Keiser Report: Give us this day, our daily billions

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the crybabies on Wall Street begging for billions and living in constant fear while the rest of the economy continues to live and thrive in the real world without non-stop free money. The tale of these two economies are one where money velocity is zero for the top 1% with their over $30 trillion in wealth, at least $4.7 trillion of it sitting there as dead money in zero percent bank accounts. In the second half, Max continues his conversation with Gerald Celente of TrendsResearch.com about repo markets, ‘balsamic smiles,’ China’s gold buying and Mark Carney’s recent suggest that an IMF-backed synthetic cryptocurrency should replace the US dollar as a unit of account for global trade.