David McAlvany is President and CEO of the McAlvany Financial Companies – International Collectors Associates, ICA Europe, and McAlvany Wealth Management – and is director of the Swiss Corporation, Global Gold. He is a featured speaker on international television and radio programs and at financial seminars around the world, analyzing major events and their impact on the global economy and financial markets. He can be heard weekly on his market commentary with world leaders, bankers, economists, and renowned investors at www.mcalvany.com . David is a graduate of Biola University and is an associate member of Keble College, Oxford University, where he studied philosophy and political theory. He has traveled extensively throughout Africa, Asia, South America, the Middle East, and Europe. His international research has given him a global perspective on financial, economic, political, geopolitical, cultural, and intelligence developments around the world.