Author: Ken Schortgen

Long time U.S.ally Japan joins global de-dollarization movement by signing new direct bi-lateral trade agreement with China

Long time U.S.ally Japan joins global de-dollarization movement by signing new direct bi-lateral trade agreement with China by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics Following World War II then West Germany (now unified of course), and Japan became virtual ‘vassal states’...

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...

Insider stock selling continuing in high gear just as Fed changes tune to no longer be accommodative

Insider stock selling continuing in high gear just as Fed changes tune to no longer be accommodative by Ken Schortgen – Shotgun Economics Last week during the Federal Reserve’s September FOMC meeting, Chairman Powell announced that the central bank was...

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...