“Princes of the Yen: Central Banks and the Transformation of the Economy” 『円の支配者』reveals how Japanese society was transformed to suit the agenda and desire of powerful interest groups, and how citizens were kept entirely in the dark about this. Based on a book by Professor Richard Werner, a visiting researcher at the Bank of Japan during the 90s crash, during …
- 15 August
As the global economy steps ever closer to the brink of collapse a Danish Bank has just launched the first-ever negative interest rate mortgage. So for the first time, the bank will pay you for keeping a mortgage with them. Denmarks third-largest bank Jyske Bank is handing out loans to homeowners with a -0.5% interest rate – if we were …
- 9 July
I’m sure you’ve all heard about the issues surrounding Deutsche Bank, well it is looking ever more likely that the massive job cuts being proposed will be signed off. Deutsche Bank is on the brink of ruin, the question is can they pull this card without collapsing the rest of this very fragile house. An economic collapse of epic proportions …
- 2 April
Wall street is notorious for Dirty Little Secrets, so the title here is slightly misleading as it implies that there is just one dirty secret they are hiding away. However, this one has been largely unreported until recently, Bloomberg posted an article just a couple days ago entitled The ETF Tax Dodge is Wall Streets “Dirty Little Secret”, the article …
- 15 March
Awareness of the dangers behind fractional reserve banking is not a new thing, William T. Still has been reporting on this for over 20 years.
- 7 January
Unless you have been living off the grid or to engrossed in the latest season of your favourite television series you will likely of heard about some mass sell offs in the stock market.
- 1 August
European Union states are looking at ways to protect the banking empire to which it serves by freezing the public’s bank accounts to prevent bank runs, Reuters reports: European Union states are considering measures which would allow them to temporarily stop people withdrawing money from their accounts to prevent bank runs, an EU document reviewed by Reuters revealed. The move …
- 8 June
It won’t be long before the results begin coming in for the UK’s 2017 General Election. The only contestants with a chance of winning, as usual, are the Labour Party and the Conservative Party. Exit polls are currently showing a win to the Conservative party, however these polls are generally inaccurate. The usual polling shenanigans are going on, with hundreds of …
- 12 May
The root of all evil on this amazing planet we are lucky enough to inhabit can be narrowed down to a single cause, the global banking system.
- 10 March
Since 2013, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have been awaiting this decision from the SEC on the future of Bitcoin. To quickly summarise here is an excerpt from Coindesk: In The Beginning Before getting into the story of the bitcoin ETF’s early days, it might help to understand who Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss are exactly. Both graduates from Harvard University, the …