Jim RickardsJim Rickards

James G. Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence, Project Prophesy, and Crash Speculator. He is an American lawyer, economist, and investment banker with 40 years of experience working in capital markets on Wall Street. He was the principal negotiator of the rescue of Long-Term Capital Management L.P. (LTCM) by the U.S Federal Reserve in 1998. His clients include institutional investors and government directorates.

His work is regularly featured in the Financial Times, Evening Standard, New York Times, The Telegraph, and Washington Post, and he is frequently a guest on BBC, RTE Irish National Radio, CNN, NPR, CSPAN, CNBC, Bloomberg, Fox, and The Wall Street Journal. He has contributed as an advisor on capital markets to the U.S. intelligence community, and at the Office of the Secretary of Defense in the Pentagon. He has also testified before the U.S. House of Representatives about the 2008 financial crisis.

Rickards is the author of The New Case for Gold (April 2016), and three New York Times best sellers, The Death of Money (2014), Currency Wars (2011),and The Road to Ruin (2016) from Penguin Random House. And his latest book, Aftermath was published in July, 2019.


Special Edition: Brexit—The Aftermath…First Comes Shock, Then Comes The Aftermath… The EU Itself Is Threatened…and More!

In this week’s Special Edition: Brexit—The Aftermath, I am recommending five articles that relate to Brexit. Each article covers a different perspective and will give you a deeper understanding of the repercussions of Brexit. You’ll see that First Comes Shock, Then Comes The Aftermath.… The EU Itself Is Threatened… The Exodus Of Jobs From The UK Has Begun. Who Can Replace London?... and more!

Gold Miners Want Instant Ounces… Governments Don’t Want You To Have Cash… What Happens When The World’s Most Liquid Market Is Not So Liquid…

Here are the five articles I recommend you read this week. You’ll see that gold miners want “instant ounces.” That can mean instant profits for you!… The “central bankers’ central bank” sees the dollar putting the world at risk… It’s Trump versus Clinton for the presidency! Maybe…Maybe not..…and more!

The Shanghai Accord Is Alive And Well… How Safe Is Your Bank?… In 2008, Mortgages Blew up the World. Next Time, It Will Be Corporate Debt

Here are the five articles I recommend you read this week. You’ll see the Shanghai Accord is alive and well as the U.S. dollar sinks like a stone… The Fed is being hacked, and big money is missing. How safe is your bank?… In 2008, mortgages blew up the world. Next time, it will be corporate debt…and more!

The Treasury Shows Saudi Holdings Of U.S. Debt, But The Report Is Still A Sham … Lael Brainard Is The New Big Brain On The Fed Board … Want To Know If The Fed Will Raise Rates In June? Just Ask Them!

Here are the five articles I recommend you read this week. You’ll see the Treasury shows Saudi holdings of U.S. debt, but the report is still a sham … Lael Brainard is the new big brain on the Fed board … Want to know if the Fed will raise rates in June?…and more!