Prophecy in today's headlines

Head of IMF Proposes New Global Reserve Currency

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the head of the International Monetary Fund, suggested Friday the organization might one day be called on to provide countries with a global reserve currency that would serve as an alternative to the U.S. dollar. “That day has not yet come, but I think it is intellectually healthy to explore these kinds of […]

Call For Global Currency Expected At G20 Conference

The embattled US dollar is expected to come under scrutiny at a summit of developing and industrialized nations following China-led calls to review its role as a reserve currency. The dollar issue is bound to surface at the two-day meeting in Pittsburgh as US President Barack Obama and other leaders of the Group of 20 […]

U.S. Pushes For New Economic World Order at G20

The United States will urge world leaders this week to launch a new push in November to rebalance the world economy, but there are doubts national governments will bow to external advice. A document outlining the U.S. position ahead of the September 24-25 Group of 20 summit in Pittsburgh said exporters, which include China, Germany […]

World Moves Towards United Future World Currency

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev illustrated his call for a supranational currency to replace the dollar by pulling from his pocket a sample coin of a “united future world currency.” “Here it is,” Medvedev told reporters today in L’Aquila, Italy, after a summit of the Group of Eight nations. “You can see it and touch it.” […]

Dollar Declines As Nations Mull Supranational Currency

The dollar weakened beyond $1.43 against the euro for the first time in 2009 on bets record U.S. borrowing will undermine the greenback, prompting nations to consider alternatives to the world’s main reserve currency. The euro gained for a fourth day versus the dollar as the Russian government said emerging-market leaders may discuss the idea […]

Russia Backs Return to Gold Standard

Mr Dvorkevich said it was “logical” that the new currency should include the rouble and the yuan, adding that “we could also think about more effective use of gold in this system”. The Gold Standard was the anchor of world finance in the 19th Century but began breaking down during the First World War as […]

UN Panel Welcomes Debate Over New Global Reserve Currency

Editors Note – For those keeping score… This makes it 3. Russia, China and now the UN have each announced  advocating a move to a global currency at the  upcoming  G20 conference. The head of a United Nations expert panel discussing solutions to the financial crisis on Thursday welcomed the debate over a new global […]

One World Financial System – One World Currency Is The End Game

Glenn Beck urges America to, “wake up now!” “There is a global meltdown coming. It is global depression. And one world currency and one world financial system is the endgame.” Glenn Beck Says, “China said last week they want one global currency. France said yesterday … they want one world order – a new world […]