Former CFTC chairman confirms bitcoin futures market was created for price suppression in 2017

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Just as the Western gold futures market was created for price suppression in 1974:

http://www.gata.org/node/17081

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Trump Administration Popped 2017 Bitcoin Bubble, Ex-CFTC Chair Says

By Brady Dale
CoinDesk.com, New York
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Ronan Manly: Wag the dog -- the new Comex and Shanghai gold contracts

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10:49a ET Friday, October 25, 2019

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

India's central bank seems to be selling gold in currency interventions

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Reserve Bank of India Has Begun to Sell Some of Its Gold Again

By Gayatri Nayak
The Times of India, Mumbai
Friday, October 25, 2019

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/markets/commodities/news/rbi-has-be...

Pam and Russ Martens: Fed ups Wall Street bailout to $690 billion a week as media, Congress snooze

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By Pam and Russ Martens
Wall Street on Parade
Thursday, October 24, 2019

Yesterday the Federal Reserve Bank of New York announced that the giant money spigot it turned on for Wall Street on September 17 would be growing exponentially beginning today.

Global banks, funds call for more capital from derivatives clearinghouses

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By David Henry
Reuters
Thursday, October 24, 2019

NEW YORK -- Four global banks and five big fund managers today called on international regulators to require for-profit derivatives clearinghouses to put up more of their own capital to protect against cascading losses that could rock the world financial system.

The deadly cities of gold beneath Johannesburg

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By Christopher Clark
The Guardian, London
Thursday, October 24, 2019

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- As he prepares to descend an abandoned mineshaft in Roodeport, a Johannesburg suburb, Fix, a sinewy informal goldminer from Lesotho, recounts stories of subterranean gun battles and unearthing the scattered bones of those who came before him.

Pam and Russ Martens: New York Fed's repo loan data disappears

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12:30p ET Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Gold's rally drives a rush to one of metal's final frontiers

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By Felix Njini
Bloomberg News
Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Step aside, Canada, Australia, and South Africa: West Africa is fast becoming the hottest ticket in gold mining.

Craig Hemke at Sprott Money: Central banks begin to panic

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10:15a ET Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Something about the world economy is panicking central banks, the TF Metals Report's Craig Hemke writes today at Sprott Money.

Industry groups defend former Deutsche Bank traders charged with spoofing

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Ex-Deutsche Bank Traders Must Face Spoofing Case, Judge Says

By Janan Hanna
Bloomberg News
Monday, October 21, 2019

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-10-21/ex-deutsche-bank-trad...