Population control is the new name of the game.
China, Japan, other foreign investors, the Fed, US government funds? Nope.
Good thing Russia never held as many Treasuries as China and Japan. The scenario would have been different.
US LNG has been billed as a game changer, threatening to end Russia’s control of the European market.
It “financed its owners”: Central Bank
“The panicky mood has been dampened down,” as other banks are rumored to be teetering.
Even after all the WannaCry hoopla in May. US companies too!
New vehicle sales down 53% since 2012. Bloodletting among manufacturers.
And Russia is not the only nation going this route.
What do they see that we don’t?