More pain to come before we beat the bug

More pain to come before we beat the bug

More pain to come before we beat the bug Hi The good news is that, according to Bloomberg… “China could be just days away from declaring it has no new cases” of coronavirus. That’s if we believe State figures, of course. Since the start of the virus story,...
Britain’s other health crisis

Britain’s other health crisis

In the last ten years, many in Britain have fallen foul of a dangerous new addiction: opioids. These painkillers – such as fentanyl and oxycotin – have become an increasingly important way to treat chronic pain. The Lancet, one of the world’s leading medical journals,...
Gold soars as fear and greed collide

Gold soars as fear and greed collide

We spend a lot of time in Monkey Darts talking about why it’s wise to own gold. Why? Because there’s a worrying perception among many investors that stock markets only ever go up. Even in the face of mounting threats to world economic growth and stability. In a world...
Protect yourself against central banks

Protect yourself against central banks

There goes another one. Malaysia’s central bank just cut interest rates. It follows hot on the heels of Turkey and South Africa, whose banks also cut rates earlier in the month. Panic stations Bankers are panicking that economic growth is slowing. And that inflation...