Central Bank Caught Lying
By Philippe Gastonne     
We are not at all surprised that the Bank of England or any other central bank would lie about its activities. Having their own documents prove they are lying is unusual, however. This might have been a major embarrassment for the BOE, but the financial media either missed the point or chose not to highlight it. A Bloomberg report on the same leak didn't even mention BOE's plan to keep media in the dark. The Wall Street Journal story wasn't much better. Is "lie" too strong a word? The leaked ...
Markets, Not Janet Yellen, Should Set Interest Rates
Editorial by Richard Ebeling     
Financial markets in the United States and around the world are all waiting with "bated breath" for when the Federal Reserve modifies its ...
Back Door Worse Than No Door
Staff News & Analysis     
Tech industry giants say they are alarmed the federal government would demand back-door access to the encryption built into their ...