Evan Porter

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Bitcoin Rival Ethereum Scores Big Win After Coinbase Decides to Integrate It

<b>Coinbase, probably the most famous of all Bitcoin exchange and trading platforms, is getting ready to add Ethereum trading, as several users have</b> …

Jurgens Delivers "Action" with the Pre-New 52 Superman, Lex Luthor, Doomsday & More

<b>SPOILER WARNING: This article contains spoilers for “Action Comics” #957, on sale June 8.</b><p>Perhaps more than most comic book creators, Dan Jurgens …

FINTECH BRIEFING

<i>Welcome to The Fintech Briefing, a morning email providing the latest news, data, and insight into disruptive fintech in Europe and around the world, produced by BI Intelligence.</i><p><b>Sign up and receive Fintech Briefing to your inbox.</b><p><b>FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS FEAR FINTECH.</b> The global financial services …

The War against Cash, Part I

Politicians hate cash.That may seem an odd assertion given that they love spending money (other people’s money, of course, as illustrated by this …

The Time to Buy Gold Is Now

There are certain opportunities in the markets, that don't come around often, but when they do, the reward is often magnificent. Such an opportunity …

This is how a central bank could kill off cash and bring in negative interest rates on your savings

Ideas that would have been considered crazy just a decade ago are now seen as much more likely.<p>One of those ideas is that central banks could bring in negative interest rates.<p>Growth is pretty tepid around the world, and in many advanced economies, inflation is nowhere to be seen. Cutting interest …

The New Extraordinary X-Men Comic Will Revive One Of The X-Men's Biggest Fallen Heroes

<i>Extraordinary X-Men</i>, the new banner X-Men series in Marvel’s “All-New, All-Different” reboot, sees the X-Men facing some cataclysmic threats to …

Banks Are Now Rejecting Deposits... Is a Cash Ban Next?

The Central Banks hate physical cash. So much so they there will likely try to ban it in the near future. You see, almost all of the “wealth” in the …

The Top 30 Comic Books For October 21

Marvel has a bunch of new #1s this week, and there’s plenty of great stuff from indie publishers, as well. But only one book can take the No. 1 spot this week, and that one is…<p>1) <i>Ivar, Timewalker</i> #10<p>Fred Van Lente and Pere Perez are back to their time-hopping shenanigans, this time bringing in …

MARVEL COMICS January 2016 Solicitations

Credit: Marvel Comics<p><b>INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #5</b><br>BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS (W) • DAVID MARQUEZ (A/C)<br>• The big finale to our big first storyline. Cards are …

Graphic Novels

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Immune System

Watch: This Is Why The Elite Are Moving Into Gold and Silver: “There’s Blood In The Streets”

The 18th century banking magnate Baron Rothschild laid the foundation for contrarian investing when he said, “the time to buy is when there’s blood …

Buy Gold While You Still Can!

This report centers on preponderance of fascinating data revealing the extent of the West's massive dis-hoarding of physical gold, for the first …

Martin Armstrong Warns "Hell Is About To Break Loose"

<b>Yellen has inherited a complete nightmare.</b><p>Thursday’s decision to delay yet again the long-awaited liftoff from zero interest rates is <b>illustrating</b> …

Marvel Comic Book Releases for December 2015

Courtesy of Marvel, ComicsAlliance brings you an advance look at new periodical comic books, collected editions and graphic novels going on sale in …

The Danger Of Eliminating Cash

<b>In the early days of central banking, one primary objective of the new system was to take ownership of the public's gold</b>, so that in a crisis the …

How Will Negative Interest Rates Change the Rules of the Game?

By<p>Posted In: Fixed Income<p>In early 2015, Switzerland’s interest rates turned negative. Not for one year. Not for five years. But all the way out to 10 …

The Case For Outlawing Cash | Gold And Precious Metals

<b>Story Views</b><p><b>Losing Confidence</b><p>September is here. As expected, market volatility is increasing. The Great Zombie War is intensifying. And investors are …

Precious Metals

The War on Cash Hates Gold: "Experts" Forget Gold Has Outperformed Stocks For 40+ Years

Warren Buffett once noted, Gold doesn’t do anything “but look at you.” It doesn’t pay a dividend or produce cash flow. As someone who’s devoted his …

Opinion: Stock-market timing model: Go 100% cash

When Mebane Faber talks, people listen.<p>The chief investment officer of Cambria Investments is a highly regarded independent thinker. He’s among the …

Since 2014 Foreign Central Banks Have Withdrawn 246 Tons Of Gold From The NY Fed

First it was Germany who redeemed 120 tons of physical gold in 2014; then it was the Netherlands who "secretly" redomiciled 122 tons of gold; then …

The Financial Times Demands End Of Cash, Calls It A "Barbarous Relic"

Earlier this week, as the financial world was mesmerized by a min-stock market crash, the <i>Financial Times</i> published a dastardly little piece of …

Humanities

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 3 Synopsis Reveals New Plot Details & Characters

Although Marvel’s <b>Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b> premiered to a strong audience due in part to its fans from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Marvel Comics, …

What Will It Take For The Fed To Panic And Bail Out The Market Once Again: BofA Explains

One of the main reasons a month ago we started carefully following the commodity trading giants, the Glencores, Mercurias and Trafiguras of the …

The Federal Reserve is Not Your Friend

Imagine that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was a corporation, with its shares owned by the nation's major pharmaceutical companies. How …

We Have Already Witnessed The First 1300 Points Of The Stock Market Crash Of 2015

What has been happening on Wall Street the past few days has been nothing short of stunning. On Thursday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted</b> …

Could the FDIC Seize Bank Deposits During a Crisis?

As we noted last week, one of the biggest problems for the Central Banks is actual physical cash.The financial system is predominantly comprised of …

Five atheists who lost faith in atheism

Atheism is cool. At least, that's the popular perception of a worldview that's enjoyed a rebrand and a renaissance in the last couple of decades. …

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …