Tag Archives: euro crisis

Epic Fire Sale: Russian Oligarchs Snatch Up Greek Real Estate and Energy Assets

At his home in Moscow, the 53-year-old is probably the most influential Russian Greek origin. A businessman from Rostov, who has in the eighties by the workers highly worked in…

Goldman Sachs: Into The Belly Of The Beast

How Goldman Sachs Became The Most Hated Bank On Earth Goldman Sachs: A Great Vampire Squid Relentlessly Jamming Its Blood Funnel Into Anything That Smells Like Money”. Photo Credit: DonkeyHotey Goldman Sachs…

The European Stabilization Mechanism, Or How Goldman Sachs Captured Europe

The Goldman Sachs coup that failed in America has nearly succeeded in Europe—a permanent, irrevocable, unchallengeable bailout for the banks underwritten by the taxpayers.  In September 2008, Henry Paulson, former…

The Truth Behind ECB Bond Swaps and Gold Confiscation – The Pillage of Greece

First off, the details of the swap are as follows: the ECB simply exchanged 50€ billion worth of old Greek sovereign bonds (which were soon to be worth much less…

Global Finance: The Shylock model

A Greek brainstorming session would sound something like this: Default! Downgrade! Bond Swap! ECB Bailout! Austerity Measures! IMF Recipes! Riots! Euro Collapse! Pay up!! Can anybody make any sense out…