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Banking conference – My panel on the impact of Digital Currencies

The Pay 360 conference, held in Central London by GX, attracted 300+ people from across Europe. It gathered industry leaders and subject matter specialists exploring such topics as: AML, Payment Services Directive, The banking crisis, Gift card regulation, Virtual Currency and Bitcoin. I was there to document the two bitcoin sessions. The first was a…

Future of money tedx

The Future of Money: Todd Hirsch at @TEDx Edmonton

In May 2007, Todd became Senior Economist at ATB Financial. As the bank’s top economic expert, he tracks and analyzes developments in Alberta’s and North America’s economy. He holds a BA Honours in Economics from the University of Alberta and an MA in Economics from the University of Calgary. For more than 20 years he’s…


Bail-In’s & 3 giant reasons to store some of your wealth in #Bitcoin

When presenting to investors on alternative finance and the advantages of investing through new technologies like Equity CrowdFunding and Digital Currencies, I am often asked what the big deal is and what advantages digital currencies have over traditional government issued currencies known as fiat money. Yes, fiat money has some big advantages over digital currencies in…

The truth about banking

First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as self-evident – Banks Create Money

All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. — Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher (1788 – 1860)   Over the yeses It has been an unbelievable journey presenting all around the world on the truth about banking. But we recently reached a turning point.…

Martin Wollf Banks create money

Strip Private Banks of their power to create money

Amazing to see the FT’s Martin Wollf cover banking reform in the Financial Times. A leap forward.

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What I would tell Greece

What I would tell Greece to do tomorrow if they asked…3 Simple Solutions for The Financial Crisis

So I am always asked to lay out my proposals for moving out of the financial crisis. Well here it is -three simple things I would do from my book ‘Bank To The Future: Protect Your Future Before Governments Go Bust’. If I was appointed to advise the new Greek parliament tomorrow, here is what…


TEDx – Simon Dixon ‘Changing The Rules Of Banking’

It was a great honor to present at TEDx last weekend. I have been a TED fan for years and have always believed that the message about banking is an idea worth spreading through TED. But now we need your support in order to get tis message on the big TED stage where people like…

Capitalism Is The Crisis

Capitalism Is The Crisis Simon Dixon Reviews

So I was recently invited onto Press TV to review a documentary called ‘Capitalism is the crisis’. It blames us business people for all problems in the world – from austerity to student debt to riots to bankers bonuses and everything in between. Now if the documentary was called ‘banking is the crisis’ or ‘corporatism…

2012 Winners And Losers

2012 Winners And Losers – Will You Still Be Playing in 2017?

So it’s become a bit of a tradition for me now. Every New Years Day I pull out the financial charts and make some forecasts. (What a geek I know, it has been since my days trading for an investment bank). So in true New Years tradition this morning I pulled out the charts to…

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Businesses Getting Ready For Collapse Of The Euro

OK, while the documentary ‘the secret’ has some value, positive thinking alone will get you in a bit of trouble right now. I prefer – expect the best, but prepare for the worst and take massive action, don’t try and rely on the universe fixing everything for you right now. Just in case you have…

George Osborne Has Got Some Money

George Osborne Has Got Some Money For Small Business

Just got back from presenting at a European Banking Reform Conference in Prague and woke up to some interesting headlines… In my YouTube video ‘The Great Depression of 2013‘, I said that following the forecasted credit rating downgrades and further quantitative easing comes change in regulations to patch up the broken ponzi scheme we call…

Future Vision Of Banking

You are crazy, a liar and a scammer

When I told the world years ago that banking was unsustainable and due a collapse because of banks ability to create money, I was often called a conspiracy theorist. When I told economists that their theories are built upon a misunderstanding of money, I was outcasted by academics. When I told students that most will…

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Can Hackers Really Delete the NYSE

Last week I wrote a blog during the Occupy Wall Street campaign about a YouTube video posted on a channel called TheAnnonMessage in which a computer-generated voice tells viewers that “on October 10, NYSE shall be erased from the Internet” in an operation dubbed ‘Invade Wall Street’. To update you, a statement was later posted…

Future of Facebook

The Future Of Facebook In Finance

I did a whole chapter on how money will evolve into social media platforms in the future. Thought I would share this interesting take with you here as it features a few of my friends… Facebook ad revenue is growing fast, but its currency system, called “Credits,” is growing even faster. Facebook will collect revenue…

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New Poll Shows People Are More Interested In Curry Than Banking Reform

The people think that Online Curries is more important than BankingReform. If you disagree, I need your vote here today, as the contest is about to end: Many have asked me about my new venture Bank To The Future, our mission is to create a social bank that operates of full reserves to create…