China is the world’s top mining country, but lack of local reserves of main mineral commodities forces local companies to hunt for mining deals globally. Since nearly all essential production data has became available to the public, this is a good time to determine the biggest mining countries throughout the […]

Fraser Institute | James Alexander Michie

Late last year we released a study showing how a province, specifically Alberta, could eliminate the provincial portion of the capital gains tax to lower the overall capital gains tax rate an entrepreneur, business owner or investor faces. The paper outlined the many benefits of a lower capital gains tax. […]

World Currency SchiffGold | James Alexander Michie

The Federal Reserve isn’t the only central bank cutting interest rates. In fact, the world is awash in easy money. The Fed met market expectations during the September FOMC meeting and lowered interest rates another 25 basis points. It was the second cut of the year and pushed the interest […]