Pater Tenebrarum

About the Author Pater Tenebrarum

I'm an independent analyst and have been involved with financial markets for 31 years. I write economic and market analyses for independent research organizations and a European hedge fund consultancy. I'm the main author of the blog 'Acting Man', which presents articles on the markets and the economy, a mixture of commentary on current events as well as economic theory and history from an Austrian school of economics viewpoint.

Here’s Why Bitcoin Has No Yield

By Keith Weiner   The mad-cap rally in bitcoin has continued – as we recently pointed …

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Bitcoin: A Fork in the Cryptographic Road

By Keith Weiner So bitcoin forked. You did not know this. Well, if you’re saving in …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): The Anatomy of Brown’s Gold Bottom

By Keith Weiner The Socialist Politician-Bureaucrat with the Worst Timing Ever As most in the gold …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): Gold Is Regaining Some Ground, but Very Slowly

We recently (on Thursday last week to be precise) put together a few gold-related charts …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): What Is the Buffet Indicator Saying About Gold?

By Helder Mello Guimares Chugging along in Nosebleed Territory Last Friday, both the S&P 500 and …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): Strange Moves in Gold, Federal Reserve Policy and Fundamentals

Counterintuitive Moves Something odd happened late in the day in Wednesday’s trading session, which prompted …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): Gold vs. Bitcoin- A Game of Precious Metals Supply and Demand

By: Keith Weiner Bitcoin Mania The price of gold has been rising, but perhaps not …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): The Gold-Silver Ratio Curiously Failed to Fall – Precious Metals Supply and Demand

By Keith Weiner Gold Scarcity Intensifies Further Last week (a holiday-shortened week, as Monday was …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): Gold Ready to Spring Another Surprise

Sentiment Extremes Below is an update of a number of interesting data points related to …

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Direxion Shares Exchange Traded Fund Trust (JNUG): Taking Another Look at Gold Prices

By Dr. Keith Weiner A Plethora of Reasons We’ve gone through a succession of events …

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