Britain sees a bank run

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Northern Rock Customers Queue for Cash

By Emma Thelwell
The Telegraph, London
Friday, September 14, 2007

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/money/main.jhtml;jsessionid=XBV5D2AH3XHJZQFIQ...

The credit crisis spilled onto Britain's high streets today as worried Northern Rock customers queued up to withdraw their savings.

John Embry: Lending crisis sets U.S. dollar on fatal course

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9a ET Friday, September 14, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Mint suspends gold coin sales pending price increase

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Gold American Eagle Sales Suspended

From Numismatic News, Cincinnati, Ohio
Thursday, September 13, 2007

http://www.numismaticnews.net/Default.aspx?tabid=459&articleid=7914&arti...

Sales of some 2007 gold American Eagles were suspended by the U.S. Mint late Thursday, Sept. 13, due to the rising price of gold bullion on international markets.

Andy Mukherjee: Rising euro is just what China needs to dump dollar

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By Andy Mukherjee
Bloomberg News Service
Friday, September 14, 2007

http://quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601039&refer=columnist_mukher...

SINGAPORE -- Juxtapose China's latest trade statistics with a strengthening euro and you get a very real possibility of significantly quicker appreciation in the yuan against the U.S. dollar.

Bank of England plans unprecedented bailout of mortgage lender

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By Peter Thal Larsen and Neil Hume
Financial Times, London
Thursday, September 13, 2007

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/6cdb3a98-6236-11dc-bdf6-0000779fd2ac.html

The Bank of England will on Friday bail out Northern Rock by providing emergency funding to the beleaguered mortgage lender, which has fallen victim to the liquidity squeeze in the banking sector.

GATA board member Catherine Austin Fitts opens investment advisory firm

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5:45p ET Thursday, September 13, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA Board of Directors member Catherine Austin Fitts, former assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, has opened an investment advisory firm in Tennessee whose announcement is appended. Let's wish her the best.

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.

David Bond: Silver goodies part of Silver Summit 2007

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5:30p ET Thursday, September 13, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver):

Presidential candidate Ron Paul: Central banks rig gold market

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11:57a ET Thursday, September 13, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, has told journalist Peter Brimelow that the central banks are manipulating the gold market and all sorts of markets besides.

Central bank intervention against gold cited on CNBC

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8:57a ET Thursday, September 13, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

As world financial order tumbles, Wall Street tires of accountability

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11:55p ET Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold: