A Look Ahead into 2018

  There is too much to cover, so I will have to be selective here. Central Banks and Stock Markets Unwinding As we finally begin to unwind out of the financial crisis of 2008, we will enter a new one. It’s very possible that the US stock market has already peaked and could start a Read More…

Islamic State changes its stripes; set to morph into underground guerilla force

  Now facing terminal defeat on the conventional battleground in Syria and Iraq, Islamic State (ISIS) is now positioning itself for a post-Caliphate world. There are two notable observations as to why I predict this: firstly, we saw some recent large car bombings in Damascus, and secondly: the behind-enemy-lines sleeper cell Qaryatayn offensive. This in Read More…