Central banks 'getting away with murder', says currency investor

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Central banks are pursuing the wrong policies by trying to stimulate their economies through quantitative easing, and will find it difficult to know when to stop, according to Axel Merk, president and chief investment officer of Merk Investments.

Speaking at the FX Invest North America conference in Boston on Tuesday, Merk said some policy-makers were trying to fight market forces by printing money, but would find it difficult to control once economies start to grow.

"The biggest threat we are

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