Liberty and Finance, Released on 1/7/22 (Recorded on 1/6/22)
Inflation is rising and is being underreported by governments, says Alasdair MacLeod, Head of Research at Gold Money. Interest rates have to rise, regardless of whether monetary policy changes them. There is an effort globally by central banks to consolidate power by issuing their own CBDC cryptocurrencies. If issued by the Fed, FedCoin would involve a new level of control over every transaction and an invasion of privacy, Alasdair says.
Alasdair’s article: https://www.goldmoney.com/research/go…
17:03 Interest rates
20:48 Basel III
29:27 Metals trading
Alasdair Macleod is head of research for GoldMoney. Alasdair has been a celebrated stockbroker and Member of the London Stock Exchange for over four decades. His experience encompasses equity and bond markets, fund management, corporate finance and investment strategy.