Category: Currencies

The Evolution of Money

Does money have to be a government monopoly? Buyers of Bitcoin are screaming a collective “no,” as the price of the crypto-currency continues to hit record highs. A $10,000 investment in Bitcoin in July 2010 is worth over $162 million today. By comparison, over the same time period, a similar investment in Commodities (DBC) is […]

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Crude Oil is at its highest level since last July. Meanwhile, the U.S. Dollar Index is not far from its lowest level since early 2015. Looking at the chart below, they seem to be polar opposites in recent years. The monthly correlation between Crude Oil and the Dollar Index (going back to 1983) is -.21, […]