Author: Ken Schortgen

Chinese currency set to explode internationally as IMF formally places it in the SDR’s basket of currencies

Chinese currency set to explode internationally as IMF formally places it in the SDR’s basket of currencies by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics On Oct. 8 the International Monetary Fund (IMF) formally introduced the Chinese Yuan into their basket of...

Use of the Chinese Yuan in international trade could take next step forward as SWIFT system nearly complete with language upgrades

Use of the Chinese Yuan in international trade could take next step forward as SWIFT system nearly complete with language upgrades by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics It appears that for the longest time one of the largest barriers in...

America’s dirty little secret about the dollar could actually be the catalyst for emerging markets returning to a gold standard

America’s dirty little secret about the dollar could actually be the catalyst for emerging markets returning to a gold standard by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics As emerging markets like Turkey, Venezuela, Brazil, and Argentina continue to implode through their...

After dumping the U.S.dollar in trade agreements, Iran now sets its sights on disconnecting its oil production from the Petrodollar

After dumping the U.S.dollar in trade agreements, Iran now sets its sights on disconnecting its oil production from the Petrodollar by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics While oil sales are not the sole foundation upholding the dollar as the global...