INTERNATIONAL. James Rickards recently released his first book, Currency Wars: The Making of the Next Global Crisis. Peter Schiff sat down with Rickards to get his perspective on what's behind these currency wars, and find out what he recommends investors do to preserve their wealth.
INTERNATIONAL. Economic crime in financial services outpaces other industries; Increased spending on compliance fails to reduce economic crime; 10% of economic crime reported by UK respondents was perpetrated internally.
INTERNATIONAL. Iran received its first delivery of Russian-made S-300 air defense systems in May; Satellite imagery shows intensive construction underway at an air base near Tehran to accommodate the systems.