What Are Special Drawing Rights?

What Are Special Drawing Rights?

ZYTrade Editor: Special Drawing Rights, or SDRs for short, occupy a very special position in today’s financial discourse: it’s at the center of global monetary stimulus, but it also occupies the center of a huge hub of conspiracy claims against it. Are SDRs intended...
Introduction to the Coming Digital Dollar (and other CBDCs)

Introduction to the Coming Digital Dollar (and other CBDCs)

ZYTrade Editor: Imagine being able to receive cash without a bank account. What if Universal Basic Income were to become a reality and payments were made immediately accessible? What if the US went entirely cashless? There are certainly benefits and risks to this...
A “War on Cash” Primer

A “War on Cash” Primer

ZYTrade Editor: We’ve heard it from the fringes; mostly from  economic doomsday soothsayers, but is there any validity to the claim? Do governments really want to eliminate cash? If so, why? If you’re unfamiliar with this new territory that’s quickly becoming our new...
Don’t Worry About Inflation Says an Economist

Don’t Worry About Inflation Says an Economist

ZYTrade Editor: Everyone except for investors themselves seem to be worried about the acceleration of money velocity. There’s too much pent-up demand, and soon, we’ll be seeing too much cash chasing too few goods. That’s now a popular theory. But does it hold true?...
Why Are Investors Largely Dismissing Inflation?

Why Are Investors Largely Dismissing Inflation?

ZYTrade Editor: If you didn’t live through the 1970s you have no reference point as to what inflation is like–how it impacts the household, how it makes grocery shopping a painful task, and how it makes you feel like you never have enough money, wealth, or...
The 14 Stations of the Economic Endgame Cycle

The 14 Stations of the Economic Endgame Cycle

ZYTrade Editor: Are you craving a nice hot cup of doom-and-gloom? Here’s some to satisfy your craving. How long can the global economy sustain itself on credit-based capital? How long can debt-money produce growth without real production? According to the authors...