The Financial Sector threw $2 Billion at Congress during the U.S. Election. Biggest Spenders? Not the Banks.… Read More Why No One’s Going to Drain this Swamp
The biggest banks on Wall Street, both foreign and domestic, have been repeatedly charged with rigging and colluding in markets from New York to London to Japan. Thus, it is natural to ask, have the big banks formed a cartel to rig the prices of their own stocks?… Read More Are Big Banks’ Dark Pools Behind the Run-Up in Bank Stock Prices?
‘The Wall Street bankers against whom Trump ran are making policy now,’ says Public Citizen… Read More ‘Spectacular Betrayal’ as Trump Hands Economy ‘Back Over to Wall Street’
When all seemed to be falling apart for Trump last summer, one shadowy billionaire offered up his own massive political infrastructure and saved Trump’s campaign from demise. Presumably he now hopes to reap the dividends.… Read More Exposed: The Billionaire Behind Trump and Bannon’s Presidency
Under Trump, an even smaller group will flourish — in particular, a cadre of former Goldman Sachs executives. To put the matter bluntly, two of them (along with the Federal Reserve) are likely to control our economy and financial system in the years to come.… Read More Trump Hearts Goldman as the Bank Continues Its Washington Conquest
The new inquiry will delve into Draghi’s membership of the Group of Thirty, a secretive forum of influential finance executives, academics, and policy makers that was founded in the late seventies at the initiative of the Rockefeller Foundation.… Read More ECB’s Insider Connections Under Scrutiny Again