• Multiple geopolitical trends are converging
  • There could be huge financial market implications
  • Investors need to be aware and to prepare

The past two years have seen a major war break out in Ukraine; growing Chinese threats against Taiwan; multiple coups and border disputes in Africa; renewed conflict in the Middle East; and populist political victories around the world.

According to Alasdair Macleod, these should not be viewed as isolated events, as they are all related to a major, historic geopolitical theme: the end of Pax Americana. The implications are likely to impact international monetary and financial market developments in 2024 and beyond.

Alasdair and I are former colleagues, having worked together at independent gold custodian Goldmoney. He joined me last week to discuss his most recent article touching on all of the above.

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Kind regards,

John Butler
Investment Director, Fortune & Freedom