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The Oil Crash Of 2016 Has The Big Banks Running Scared

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog January 19, 2016   The Oil Crash Of 2016 Has The Big Banks Running Scared     Last time around it was subprime mortgages, but this time it is oil that is playing a starring role in a global financial crisis.  Since the start of 2015, 42 North American oil […]

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Wells Fargo Reportedly Under Federal Investigation Related To Student Loan Servicing

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist October 9, 2015   Wells Fargo Reportedly Under Federal Investigation Related To Student Loan Servicing   (Mike Mozart)   According to a new report, Wells Fargo is the latest big-name bank to be scrutinized as part of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s ongoing investigation into student loan servicing practices. The Wall […]

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5 Major Banks Plead Guilty To Market Rigging, Fined $5.7 Billion

By Rachel Blevins Truth In Media May 20, 2015   5 Major Banks Plead Guilty To Market Rigging, Fined $5.7 Billion     On Wednesday, the Department of Justice announced that five major banks: Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, JPMorgan Chase, UBS and Citigroup, will be fined approximately $5.7 billion after pleading guilty to crimes […]


Swiss Shocker Triggers Gigantic Losses For Banks, Hedge Funds And Currency Traders

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog January 20, 2015   Swiss Shocker Triggers Gigantic Losses For Banks, Hedge Funds And Currency Traders     The absolutely stunning decision by the Swiss National Bank to decouple from the euro has triggered billions of dollars worth of losses all over the globe.  Citigroup and Deutsche Bank both […]

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Financial Market Manipulation Is The New Trend: Can It Continue? 1

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org   Financial Market Manipulation Is The New Trend: Can It Continue? Financial Imperialists Attack Russia   A dangerous new trend is the successful manipulation of the financial markets by the Federal Reserve, other central banks, private banks, and the US Treasury. The Federal Reserve reduced real interest […]


Too Big To Fail Is Now Bigger Than Ever Before

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Too Big To Fail Is Now Bigger Than Ever Before   The too big to fail banks are now much, much larger than they were the last time they caused so much trouble.  The six largest banks in the United States have gotten 37 percent larger over the past […]

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Another Oligarch Wrist Slap: Citigroup Settles in Secret on Housing Fraud Charges

Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger Another Oligarch Wrist Slap: Citigroup Settles in Secret on Housing Fraud Charges   Guess what just happened?  In case you forgot, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) had previously accused Citigroup of violating securities laws and making misrepresentations of billions of mortgage bonds.  Unsurprisingly, Citigroup settled, which is just a […]


DOJ Calls It A Hit Piece: Frontline – The Untouchables

Source: http://video.pbs.org/video/2327953844 Watch The Untouchables on PBS. See more from FRONTLINE. Even a fiat currency and the casino game of fractional reserve standards are not enough to cover the never ending greed.  Banks use your deposited money plus imaginary reserve policy funds to make bad bets, and lose.  But who really lost?  The banks get […]

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The four business gangs that run the US

Source: http://www.blacklistednews.com This article first appeared on: The Age If you’ve ever suspected politics is increasingly being run in the interests of big business, I have news: Jeffrey Sachs, a highly respected economist from Columbia University, agrees with you – at least in respect of the United States. In his book, The Price of Civilisation, he […]


Deutsche Bank whistleblowers: Former staff reveal $12bn crisis cover-up 1

Source: http://rt.com Germany’s largest bank might have failed to admit up to $12 billion of unrealized losses during the financial crisis, as stated in a complaint filed by three former Deutsche Bank employees to the US securities regulators. ­The complaint claims that Deutsche Bank hid $12 billion in losses on credit derivatives during the 2008-2009 […]


Pathocracy in Action: US supreme court finalizes gift of immunity to the telecom giants 1

Source: http://www.sott.net Glen Greenwald The Guardian Yet again, the Congress, courts, executive branch and the establishment media work together to protect the nation’s most powerful actors So pervasive and reliable is the rule of elite immunity – even in the face of the most egregious crimes – that one finds extreme examples on a weekly […]


Mega-Banks Plan for Collapse with Contingency Plans and Private Police Force

Source: http://occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism The biggest banks in the US have been given advisement by US regulators that they must make plans to stave off a complete financial collapse without relying on the US government. Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and other technocrats have secretly crafted worst-case scenarios in which they can […]