Month: April 2011

The Silver Fetish – A Bubble if There Ever Was One

Silver is showing the classic signs of an asset bubble.  Bill walks you throught the evidence. To view this video on YouTube and comment, click here.

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OPERS Investment Account Running Off The Rails?

I’m always amazed to hear the investment officers at the Oregon Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS) lauded for their longer-term performance record.  It entirely ignores the concept of risk, and fails to acknowledge how the officers’ risk-taking has manifested in the weakened state of the fund today, and the damage its doing to municipal budgets

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