The Gold Chronicles: February, 18th 2016 Interview with Jim Rickards

*Negative Interest Rates leading to a fresh round of currency wars
*Fed on the path to raise interest rates in March and again in June
*Markets are currently assuming the Fed is not going to raise rates
*The S&P would have to be sub 1650 and the jobs report would have to come in under 100k for the Fed to not raise rates
*Still seeing consistent below trend growth
*Inconsistency in policy is causing a loss of confidence in the Fed
*Gold is currently acting like money, similar to USD, Yen, Euro
*In Jim’s new book he addresses common falacies and myths in regards to Gold
*The New Case for Gold can be pre-ordered on Amazon at http://www.amazon.com/New-Case-Gold-James-Rickards/dp/1101980761
*What a move to a cashless society looks like
*May see negative interest rates in the US in 2017