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Karim Rahemtulla

Chief Resource Analyst

Author of the bestselling book, Where In the World Should I Invest?, Karim Rahemtulla has covered international markets and the global movements of money for over 20 years.

With an expertise in emerging markets and energy, he's regarded as one of the country's foremost resource and developing world analysts. Educated in England, Canada and the United States, Karim is fluent in several languages. His undergraduate studies were completed in Economics/Foreign Languages, and his graduate coursework was completed in Finance.

Karim is also regarded as the country’s foremost innovator in options trading, with strategies ranging from income to aggressive speculation. On such merits, he travels the world regularly, seeking out the best investment opportunities, and is a featured speaker at more than a dozen frontline conferences, annually.


October 2014

A Bad Omen for Oil Stocks?

By - October 23, 2014

U.S. oil and natural gas rig counts just dropped for the second time since August. Why is that significant? A drop in the number of rigs is usually an indication that the companies doing the drilling and exploring are less…

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The Battle Between LNG and Oil Begins

By - October 22, 2014

Imagine yourself in Australia or Qatar, two of the top liquid natural gas (LNG) exporters in the world. You’re living it up, selling LNG to energy-strapped Japan for $15 per million British thermal units (BTUs)… But then, natural gas from…

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The End Game for ISIS

By - October 17, 2014

As I write this, I’m a few hundred miles southwest of Baghdad, sipping on a double vodka martini, infused with mango and passionfruit, staring at a stunning man-made lagoon on the edge of the Persian Gulf. I’m in Abu Dhabi,…

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Will Oil Prices Drag Down the Economy?

By - October 15, 2014

Oil prices dropped by more than 15% this year. And gasoline has broken $3 per gallon in some states. Good news, right? Not if you like having a job… The country’s economic recovery is strongly tied to the jobs and…

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Will One Company’s Liquids Gamble Pay Off?

By - October 10, 2014

As a major dry gas producer, Encana (ECA) has suffered for years under the weight of low-margin natural gas. In the process, it’s watched its peers sprint forward by drilling for liquids. Well, the company made a dramatic switch and has completely…

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Are We Entering a Bear Market for Oil?

By - October 8, 2014

Last week, Saudi Arabia proved that actions speak louder than words. The Saudis cut the price of oil they sell to the world market… with no explanation at all. As a result, oil prices fell below $90 last week, and…

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Gold Breaks Below Crucial $1,200 Level

By - October 3, 2014

Gold broke below $1,200 today – a level it hasn’t breached since 2010! If gold rallies back up in the next few days, it will form a classic triple bottom. This is a bullish indicator signaling that there’s substantial support from buyers.…

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Is Your Gold Real?

By - October 1, 2014

In our increasingly virtual world, the idea of “ownership” is developing a new meaning. We spend thousands of dollars on books, music, and apps that we can never actually touch. And a single technical issue or administrative error can wipe…

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