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What is Bob Wiedemer's Outlook for the Financial Markets and Precious Metals for 2014 and Beyond?

On May 6, 2014, Mr. Robert Wiedemer, co-author of the Wall Street Journal bestseller, The Aftershock Investor, visited the Monex offices and sat down for an interview and update on the financial markets and what he sees ahead.

The video segments below include highlights from that interview and detail Mr. Wiedemer's growing concerns about the effects of debt and stimulus programs around the world, fiat currency wars and the growing need for investors to protect themselves with gold and other precious metals.

About Robert A. Wiedemer:
Robert A. Wiedemer

Robert Wiedemer is President and CEO of the Foresight Group, a macroeconomic forecasting and risk assessment firm that helps investors and businesses make better decisions through better economic forecasts.

Mr. Wiedemer has been the driving force behind the economics team that predicted the current downturn in the economy in 2006 with their landmark book, America's Bubble Economy.

His following book, AFTERSHOCK, was published in 2008 by John Wiley & Sons. It was chosen by The Aftershock InvestorSmart Money magazine as one of the five best investment books of 2009. AFTERSHOCK and America's Bubble Economy have been the subject of articles in the major press including The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The Hedge Fund Journal, Euromoney, Barron's, Reuters, AP, Bottom Line and others. AFTERSHOCK and AFTERSHOCK-Second Edition have sold over 500,000 copies.

His latest book, The Aftershock Investor, was published in September 2012, and achieved Wall Street Journal bestseller status in about one month.

Robert Wiedemer speaks to groups of investors, financial analysts and economists including the New York Hedge Fund Roundtable, the World Bank, the CFA Society of San Francisco and the National Press Club. He is a frequent commentator on TV including CNBC's "Squawk Box" and Fox Business News.

Selected video clips from Robert Wiedemer's recent interview with Monex:

1. Who are the investors who are driving the steady advances for gold this year?

Bob Wiedemer

2. What are the key reasons investors should consider this a very good time to increase their positions in gold?

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3. In the current economic environment, is gold still perceived to be a vital holding in the minds of investors?

Bob Wiedemer

4. Do you agree with financial analysts who are optimistic that the worst of the financial crisis is over?

Bob Wiedemer

5. Can you review the original predictions in “America’s Bubble Economy” and compare those forecasts with what we’re seeing in the markets today?

Bob Wiedemer

6. How has gold performed, and is the fundamental case for gold weaker or stronger in the years since your first bestseller?

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7. How do you compare the economic cheerleaders in the mainstream media with the situation surrounding Lance Armstrong?

Bob Wiedemer

8. Why is diversifying in gold so critical for investors who hold almost all their wealth in interest rate sensitive investments?

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9. Why are so many financial analysts and economists seemingly blind to the growing danger facing investors?

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10. What plans do you have for another book and what do you see on the horizon for gold?

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11. What do you feel will be the “tipping point” to trigger the next economic downturn – and how will this affect gold investors?

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12. In today’s economic climate, does gold have an appeal to investors beyond what Wall Street and the media are reporting?

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13. What change does the U.S. need to make to avoid another serious economic downturn?

Bob Wiedemer

14. Is there a growing danger facing the markets and investors – despite the fact that statistics suggest a mild recovery?

Bob Wiedemer

Would you like to receive a free copy of The Aftershock Investor?

If you are a Monex customer or a prospective customer, or if you know someone who you would like to refer to Monex who would like a free copy of The Aftershock Investor, please get in touch with a Monex Account Representative to mail you a copy along with a DVD of the complete Robert Wiedemer interview free of charge, compliments of Monex Deposit Company. Please call 1-800-444-8317 for details.