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Congress Learns About The Internet

Congress Learns About The Internet By Alex Kimani for Safehaven About a year ago, the U.S. Congress started summons against Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) over alleged misuse of private data. On Tuesday, it was Google’s...

Gibraltar Flare-Up Could Further Complicate Brexit

Gibraltar Flare-Up Could Further Complicate Brexit By Alex Kimani for Safehaven The UK’s journey to become the first nation ever to withdraw from the European Union appears fraught with more pitfalls than previously anticipated. On Wednesday, Prime Minister Theresa May...

Analysts Bet On Potential Fed Rate Hike For Christmas

Analysts Bet On Potential Fed Rate Hike For Christmas from Safe Haven Due to the expected slowing global economy, stock market turmoil and the growing headwinds from rising interest rates, some analysts are holding out hope that the Fed might...

The Science Behind Melting Gold At Room Temperature

The Science Behind Melting Gold At Room Temperature from Safe Haven Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, the University of Gothenburg, the University of Jyväskylä, and Stanford University have found a way to make the surface of a gold object...

France Pledges Moves To Prevent $1B Economic Catastrophe

France Pledges Moves To Prevent $1B Economic Catastrophe By Alex Kimani for Safehaven With France teetering on the brink of a full-blown disaster threatening to destabilize one of the European Union’s leading democracies, French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday pledged to...

Bitcoin Miners Reel As IPO Dreams Crumble

Bitcoin Miners Reel As IPO Dreams Crumble By Michael Kern for Safe Haven The Bitcoin rout has claimed many victims, from everyday investors to medium-sized miners, but now, even some of the industry’s biggest names are being forced to face the...

Is This The End Of The Cannabis Bloodbath?

Is This The End Of The Cannabis Bloodbath? By Alex Kimani for Safehaven The battered marijuana sector has received a much-needed shot in the arm after tobacco company Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) agreed to take a minority stake in Cronos Group...

The Next Wave Of Solar Tech Is Here

The Next Wave Of Solar Tech Is Here By Haley Zaremba for Safe Haven Solar energy is no longer a cutting-edge technology. The public is well-acquainted with the sight of solar panels dotting the rooftops of their cities, and the sight...

This 7-Year Old Is Earning 8 Digits

This 7-Year Old Is Earning 8 Digits By Michael Scott for Safehaven A charming and captivating 7-year-old reviewing toys has managed to eclipse his rivals to become the top-earning youtuber of the year, according to Forbes, bringing in an estimated...

Can Crypto Outperform Equities In The Long-Term?

Can Crypto Outperform Equities In The Long-Term? By Alex Kimani for Safehaven About a decade ago, Warren Buffett famously wagered $1M against Ted Seides, CIO at Protégé Partners, that the S&P 500 would outperform a group of hedge funds over a...

UK Suspends Top-Tier Investor Visas In Money Laundering Crackdown

UK Suspends Top-Tier Investor Visas In Money Laundering Crackdown By Alex Kimani for Safehaven.com The war on dirty money is on in Europe’s top investment hub. In a major crackdown against organized crime and money laundering, London has suspended its top-tier...

Asia’s Wealthiest Double Down On Blockchain Tech

Asia’s Wealthiest Double Down On Blockchain Tech by Michael Kern  – Safe Haven Recently, a group of some of the most promising entrepreneurs in Asia gathered in Singapore to learn more about tech and its potential use cases for their...

Huawei Plummets As CFO Faces Extradition To The U.S.

Huawei Plummets As CFO Faces Extradition To The U.S. By Michael Kern for Safe Haven Beijing is demanding the immediate release of the CFO and deputy chairwoman of Chinese tech giant Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, who has been arrested in Canada...

This Indicator Suggests A Recession May Be Looming

This Indicator Suggests A Recession May Be Looming from Safe Haven One of the most reliable indicators of an economic slowdown just flashed a warning sign this week. On Monday, the yield curve between the five-year Treasury yield and three-year...

The Mystery Behind Tesla’s Chinese Sales Hiccup

The Mystery Behind Tesla’s Chinese Sales Hiccup from Safe Haven A week after a report that Tesla’s sales in China crumbled in October and the EV maker refuting it as ‘wildly inaccurate’, an auto industry expert said that the third-party...

This Week’s Major Pot Sector Shake-Ups

This Week’s Major Pot Sector Shake-Ups from Safe Haven 2018 has been a hotbed of activity for the marijuana industry, with a wave of consolidations, mergers and investments acting as a nice validation. But one trend has been conspicuous by...

Traders Euphoric After “Extraordinary” G20 Meeting

Traders Euphoric After “Extraordinary” G20 Meeting from Safe Haven The G20 went off better than most expected, with Trump reportedly playing an innocuous role as an actual diplomat; but the coup de grace for the equities market was some breathing...

Maduro Triples Minimum Wage, Raises Price Of “El Petro”

Maduro Triples Minimum Wage, Raises Price Of “El Petro” Late last week, Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro ordered a hike in the value of the country’s state-sponsored cryptocurrency ‘el petro.’ In an announcement on Thursday, President Nicolas Maduro ordered that the...