What economic data and central bank news actually matters for currencies and markets?

January 22, 2021

Marc Chandler, Managing Partner at Bannockburn Global ForEx joins me to recap the economic data and central bank news from this week. We relate the key data points to moves in currencies especially the USD. This leads up into a look ahead to the Fed meeting next week and changes in future guidance from a couple countries.

Click here to visit Marc blog – Marc to Market.

    Jan 22, 2021 22:27 PM

    On Jan. 5th Hank Aaron took the Moderna wu flu shot and he died today. I would not take that shot for a million bucks.

    Jan 22, 2021 22:40 PM

    2021 Will Be A Wild Ride for Traders says Pro Trader Nick Santiago

    MiningStockEducation – Jan 18, 2021

    “Professional Trader Nick Santiago discusses his expectations for 2021 and shares that he believes this year will be a wild ride for traders. Nicholas Santiago started trading in 1991. In 1997, he became a licensed Series 7 and 63 registered representative. He successfully managed money for a large, affluent private client group. Nick is an expert in Technical Analysis. He is a highly regarded and accomplished technician in the studies of Elliot Wave, Gann Theory, Dow Theory and Cycle Theory.”

    0:54 2020 predictions & accuracy
    2:00 2021 expectations
    4:04 W.D. Gann & 2021 in historical perspective
    6:41 Some food prices going parabolic recently
    7:53 Precious metals
    8:39 Risks in 2021
    9:32 Final thoughts

      Jan 22, 2021 22:19 PM

      Luke Alexander, President, CEO & Director of (NCAU) (NCAUF) Newcore Gold Ltd and Gwen Preston of Resource Maven discuss the company’s flagship Enchi Gold Project located in Ghana at the Virtual Metals Investor Forum on January 14-15, 2021.

        Jan 22, 2021 22:24 PM

        Frederick Bell, CEO & Director of Elemental Royalties Corp. $ELE $ELEMF and Keith Schaefer of Investing Whisperer discuss the newly listed gold-focussed #royalty company providing investors with lower risk precious metals exposure, benefiting from ongoing royalty revenue, future exploration upside and low operating costs at the Virtual Metals Investor Forum on January 14-15, 2021.

    Jan 22, 2021 22:44 PM

    Should Bitcoin Be A Reserve Currency? Is Gold Price ‘Fixed’? Ron Paul answers (Pt 2/2)

    Whether or not bitcoin should be a reserve currency should be left to the free markets to decide, said Ron Paul, former Congressman and host of the Liberty Report.

    0:00 – Bitcoin as reserve currency?
    4:35 – Gold price fixing?
    6:50 – Foreign policy
    8:49 – Censorship
    11:37 – Advice for the younger generations

      Jan 22, 2021 22:13 PM

      Bitcoin Price at $1 Million? This Is How It Can Happen: Anthony Pompliano

      Stansberry Research – Jan 22, 2021

      “Anthony Pompliano, author of the Pomp Letter, discusses the recent price action of #Bitcoin with our Daniela Cambone. Earlier this week, the #cryptocurrency slipped 10% in two days to fall below the $32,000 level for the first time since Jan. 11. The total market value of all cryptocurrencies shed more than $100 billion in the span of 48 hours. But he responds, “relax and zoom out,” adding he rarely checks the price.”

      “Later, Pompliano shares his forecast and why $1 million dollar Bitcoin is not out of the question. He also weighs in on the recent regulatory bodies cracking down on Bitcoin and the likelihood of central banks adding Bitcoin to their coffers. ”

      Jan 22, 2021 22:16 PM

      Ron Paul on the next economic collapse, America’s future, and universal basic income (Pt. 1/2)

      Kitco News – Jan 21, 2021

      We need less, not more government intervention, and the stimulus that Americans have received is only going to exacerbate the current economic bubble that we’re in, said Ron Paul, former Congressman and host of the Liberty Report.

      “When the inevitable correction comes it’s going to be more violent than ever before,” Paul said.

      0:00​ – America’s priorities
      7:07​ – Debt and inflation
      10:11​- Collapse of the Soviet Union
      12:08​ – Government intervention
      13:47​ – Universal basic income
      18:27​ – Wealth gap