Expect further debt crises, bank collapses, bailouts, and bail-ins.
Obscured by stock market hoopla, and under the leadership of our fearless Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, the G-20 finance honchos fret about faltering global growth.
By birth I am English, with Scottish and Welsh ancestry. I like that our cultures are rich, intertwined, yet different. But if I were Scottish and had the opportunity to escape the politics of Westminster, I’d vote for independence in a heartbeat.
Targeted by an ever tightening sanction spiral, Russian companies and individuals decided not to be sitting ducks.
The “faster rotating sanctions spiral with Russia” causes the worst plunge in the history of the German consumer index going back to 1980.
A tightly coordinated campaign by the Spanish government and its corporate masters.
The folks at the German Finance Ministry belatedly follow WOLF STREET and admit that sanctions caused Germany’s economic swoon.
Even while people are screaming about housing shortages in Paris and other cities.
“The glue of the sanctions is starting to dry.”
Numerous common acts in Spain have been turned into illegal acts by the Orwellian-termed “Citizens’ Security” law, more popularly known as the “Gag Law.”