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James Rickards on the Huge Threats to the Financial Markets

“One of the most astonishing revelations of the past decade has been how little we really understand about risks in our financial markets.  The ‘once in a thousand year‘ events which previously inhabited the extreme end of the left-tail are (increasingly) manifesting in our markets leaving devastating consequences.”


  • Hey man, solid content as always.

    Unrelated to your post, but have you ever checked out: ?

    It’s a site with math-based programming challenged. Should be interesting for someone who essential designs algorithms for a living.


    February 19, 2012

  • Hi McConnell,

    Thanks for the kind comment. That site looks interesting – I’ll have to give it a try the next time I’m in the mood for a good math puzzle.




    February 23, 2012