UK citizens appear to have come to accept that we live in a country with a Banana Republic system of capitalism… Read More Banana Republic Corruption
According to a database created by The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists containing files leaked from the law firm Appleby, Jeffrey Epstein, who is under indictment as a sex trafficker and assaulter of underage girls, was the Chairman of Liquid Funding Ltd. from November 9, 2001 to at least March 19, 2007. The offshore business had been incorporated in Bermuda on October 19, 2000 and according to the Fitch ratings firm, it had $6.7 billion in outstanding liabilities in 2006.… Read More Jeffrey Epstein Chaired a $6.7 Billion Company that Documents Suggest May Have Received a Secret Federal Reserve Bailout
Private Jets vs. Pension Funds… Read More Is the End Coming for Private Equity?
Despite its grand promises to be a beacon of light during the pandemic, customers are spilling their guts to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s complaint database with horror stories of what Citi has put them through during this crisis… Read More Nice Little Earner: Citi Borrows From Fed at 0.35%, Then Charges Struggling Consumers 27.5% on Credit Card Debt
Why it’s a problem that a central bank whose job it is to organize credit only has creditors in charge… Read More Every Federal Reserve Board Member Is A Multi-Millionaire
The rollback hands “Wall Street one of its biggest wins of the Trump administration.”… Read More ‘Big Banks Couldn’t Be Happier’: Stocks Surge as U.S. Regulators Gut Restrictions on Risky Wall Street Gambling
It appears that the Fed has been doing the exact same thing it did during the financial crisis of 2007 to 2010 – hiding the truth from the American people while it makes trillions of dollars in secret loans to the largest Wall Street financial institutions… Read More Bloomberg Drops a Bombshell on the Fed’s Big Bank Stress Tests Set for Release Today
Three-quarters of the money appears to have gone AWOL… Read More Hundreds of Billions of Dollars of CARE Act Funds Are Unaccounted for at US Fed and Treasury
“The Fed really has created a massive asset bubble here in the last few months. The lender of last resort has become the lender of the entire resort. And no red line shall remain uncrossed.”… Read More Wall Street Veterans Call Out the Fed for Creating a Dangerous Stock Market Bubble
The former king of Spain Juan Carlos is facing a storm of allegations over his financial dealings and his private life. Now his son, King Felipe VI, is fighting to preserve the monarchy… Read More Sex, Lies and Swiss Bank Accounts: The Allegations Against Spain’s Ex-king That Are Rocking His Son’s Reign.
“Why the huge push for counterterrorism ‘fusion centers,’ the DHS militarizing of police departments, and so on? It was never really about ‘the terrorists.’ It was not even about civil unrest. It was always about this moment, when vast crimes might be uncovered by citizens…”
Financial institutions have been Beijing’s most powerful advocates in Washington. No organisation has been more important to the CCP’s campaign to penetrate US elites, or more willing than Goldman Sachs… Read More Bulls in a China Shop: How Beijing Cultivated Wall Street’s Giants