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Are Central Banks warning About the Next Major Crash?

Although 2008 – 2009 may seem like a long time ago at this point, many will remember the financial market mayhem like it was yesterday. Numerous investment professionals and even central bankers are now sounding the alarm bell, citing some eerie similarities between then and now. High-risk lending has been on the rise over the last year or so, and it was high-risk lending that triggered the mortgage meltdown in 2008. It is easy to understand how such lending is one the rise, however. GDP... Continue Reading