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  1. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    Fair enough, but in terms of how it was in the UK and the definitions of the term bank run I have got it correct. I did update the...

    Mar 26, 2020 at 3:19 AM
  2. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    There was definitely a run on Northern Rock. The article below is a timeline. The article was correct. The government had to intervene...

    Mar 25, 2020 at 4:58 PM
  3. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    This is part of the problem in the UK the Central Bank defaulted on its obligation to act as lender of last resort, which caused a...

    Mar 25, 2020 at 12:53 PM
  4. morganist replied to the thread Letter to the Predisent of the European Commission Economic Emergency Plan..

    If you developed a new product that was making money for the government and it was you who developed it wouldn't you want at least a...

    Mar 24, 2020 at 4:44 AM
  5. morganist posted a new thread.

    Letter to the Predisent of the European Commission Economic Emergency Plan.

    I thought I better share this with you so you can see an econoimc emergency plan I have been sending around to protect the European...

    Forum: Economics

    Mar 23, 2020 at 4:02 PM
  6. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    I understand that it is different in America but in the United Kingdom the scenario you yourself explain is exactly what happened at...

    Mar 23, 2020 at 3:55 PM
  7. morganist replied to the thread Anyone want to talk about inflation?.

    There are many ways to see inflation the Monetarists view it as an excess of money supply, which should be controlled with interest rate...

    Mar 23, 2020 at 12:59 PM
  8. morganist replied to the thread Gold price and Inflation?.

    Gold is finite and in limited supply so it has a value due to its scarcity. This gives the commodity a value due to how difficult it is...

    Mar 23, 2020 at 7:56 AM
  9. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    The problem in the United Kingdom came about when the banks did not receive the funds they were expected to be paid from loans they have...

    Mar 23, 2020 at 6:49 AM
  10. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    I think it is acceptable to consider depositors as investors as they recieve interest from current accounts. They do receive a return...

    Mar 23, 2020 at 6:34 AM
  11. morganist replied to the thread Negative Rates - Is that where we're headed?.

    It seems to be at a central bank level only at the moment and not at retail bank level. It could come your way but there are other ways...

    Mar 22, 2020
  12. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    By investors I meant people who put money in the bank and want to withdraw it. When you pay money into a bank it is an investment, even...

    Mar 22, 2020
  13. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    The argument you are making is self defeating. You seem to be claiming depositors can always get their money out. This is only made...

    Mar 22, 2020
  14. morganist replied to the thread Interest Rate Hikes and Quantitative Easing.

    There was a bank run in England around the time the article was written it was Northern Rock, so it has happened. In terms of the...

    Mar 22, 2020
  15. morganist replied to the thread Gold price and Inflation?.

    You can sell gold anywhere in the world and be paid in the relevant currency for the weight of the product. I have sold gold sovereigns...

    Mar 22, 2020