Jim RickardsJim Rickards

James G. Rickards is the editor of Strategic Intelligence, Project Prophesy, Currency Wars Alert and Gold Speculator with Byron King . 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. His upcoming book, Aftermath is due in July, 2019.


War on Cash… Currency Wars Evolve… Precious Metals Build Up and More!

Here are the five articles I recommend you read this week. You’ll see how the cashless society described in my America 2024 piece has already begun…how currency wars are still going strong and changing... how major powers like Russia, India and China are are snatching up precious metals… and more! Each will give you a deeper understanding of the themes we’ll be exploring in your monthly issues…

BRIEFING: America’s Spooky New Money

Our first-ever live intelligence briefing with Jim Rickards. You’ll learn Jim’s background – in his youth and later at Long Term Capital Management – and how it led him to eventually launch Strategic Intelligence… why the Fed and Wall Street’s financial model routinely fail to predict crisis… what America’s “spooky” new money is and how it will impact the global monetary system, your investments and daily transactions… a lightning round of reader questions with Jim and more!