Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Knowledge Center | 0 comments

September 16, 2013 Tokyo, Japan Suicide has long played a bizarre role in Japanese culture. In feudal Japan, for example, dishonored samurai would often commit seppuku, a suicide ritual that involved ceremonial disembowelment. It was torturous pain lasting for hours. In World War II, the Japanese military churned out suicide attackers known as the kamikaze that routinely antagonized allied warships in the Pacific. And of course, citizens in Hiroshima and Nagasaki simply... Read More

Posted by on Aug 25, 2013 in Knowledge Center | 0 comments

September 13, 2013 Hong Kong Financial circles in Hong Kong are buzzing today on the new Goldman Sachs projection that gold may drop below $ 1,000 an ounce. And in merely suggesting such a death sentence for the metal, Goldman’s pronouncement pushed the paper price of gold contracts down $ 20+. Many technical indicators underscore Goldman’s views. There’s very little floor for gold prices below $ 1,200, signaling that gold could gap down quickly. Conventional wisdom is also... Read More