His Toxic Mix: destruction of the lira and a mountain of foreign-currency debt… Read More As Erdogan Cements His Hold Over Turkey’s Economy, Global Investors Begin to Panic
Facts and reality are meaningless when the madness of crowds, built on delusions of debt, and a financial system engineered by banker psychopaths, keeps the bubble growing to heights not thought possible by rational thinking people… Read More A Nation Built on Lies
Payback time for the financial sector that was bailed out by taxpayers, the new government thinks. … Read More Banks Squeal as Spain’s New Government Threatens to Do Unthinkable: Raise Taxes on Their Profits
It’s a decade and a bit since the global financial crisis (GFC) began. For the people inside the system that caused this long decade of misery, there’s been little or no change. For everyone else, it’s been a decade of misery.… Read More After the Fall
All in all, these new systems will benefit the large and the unethical at the cost of the small and nimble… Read More The EU’s Latest Copyright Proposal Is So Bad, It Even Outlaws Creative Commons Licenses
London’s property market is already in trouble.… Read More UK Vows to Crack Down on Money Laundering, But What About the Property Bubble?
Two large British outsourcers are also on the verge of collapse, and the vultures are circling… Read More Was Carillion’s Collapse the Beginning of the End for UK’s Outsourcing Sector?
Having populated most central banks with its alumni, Goldman is now aiming even higher.… Read More Goldman Sachs Banker Named Germany’s Deputy Finance Minister
This is the big one. It makes steel and aluminum tariffs look like a game.… Read More LEAKED: Trump’s Next Shoe to Drop on US-China Trade
“Any substantially equivalent merger, acquisition, or takeover, whether effected directly or indirectly, is also prohibited”… Read More Trump’s Order Stops ALL Foreign Takeovers of Large US Tech Companies
In the wake of Italy’s elections results last weekend, Mark Blyth & David Kertzer put in in historical context and talk populism, Five Star Movement and what Italy’s next government will look like… Read More Mark Blyth & David Kertzer – Italy’s Kicked Off
Yet more symptoms of a banking system gone mad … Read More Democrats Gutting Wall Street Reform? Follow the Money