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Bloodthirsty Bankers: “I Would Crawl on Broken Glass Dragging My Exposed Junk to Get This Deal”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com   Bloodthirsty Bankers: “I Would Crawl on Broken Glass Dragging My Exposed Junk to Get This Deal”   Many Wall Street bankers would do anything – literally anything – to make money. That makes for a harsh reality when you consider that the fate of the entire economy of the United […]

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Anyone That Believes That Collapsing Oil Prices Are Good For The Economy Is Crazy

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   Anyone That Believes That Collapsing Oil Prices Are Good For The Economy Is Crazy   Are much lower oil prices good news for the U.S. economy?  Only if you like collapsing capital expenditures, rising unemployment and a potential financial implosion on Wall Street.  Yes, lower gasoline prices are […]


New Law Would Make Taxpayers Potentially Liable For TRILLIONS In Derivatives Losses

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   New Law Would Make Taxpayers Potentially Liable For TRILLIONS In Derivatives Losses   If the quadrillion dollar derivatives bubble implodes, who should be stuck with the bill?  Well, if the “too big to fail” banks have their way it will be you and I.  Right now, lobbyists for […]

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Plummeting Oil Prices Could Destroy The Banks That Are Holding Trillions In Commodity Derivatives 1

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   Plummeting Oil Prices Could Destroy The Banks That Are Holding Trillions In Commodity Derivatives   Could rapidly falling oil prices trigger a nightmare scenario for the commodity derivatives market?  The big Wall Street banks did not expect plunging home prices to cause a mortgage-backed securities implosion back in […]


If Everything Is Just Fine, Why Are So Many Really Smart People Forecasting Economic Disaster?

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   If Everything Is Just Fine, Why Are So Many Really Smart People Forecasting Economic Disaster?   The parallels between the false prosperity of 2007 and the false prosperity of 2014 are rather striking.  If we go back and look at the numbers in the fall of 2007, we […]

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If A Few Ebola Cases Can Make The Stock Market Crash This Much, What Would A Full-Blown Pandemic Mean?

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog   If A Few Ebola Cases Can Make The Stock Market Crash This Much, What Would A Full-Blown Pandemic Mean?   Is Ebola going to cause another of the massive October stock market crashes that Wall Street is famous for?  At one point on Wednesday, the Dow was down […]


Paul Craig Roberts on corporatism and Mosler on the economy   Recently updated !

Paul Craig Roberts interview on Boom Bust dated 10/2/2014. Published by Boom Bust Shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac dropped on Wednesday after some of Wall Street’s best known money managers lost a legal battle that would have forced the bailed-out Fannie and Freddie to share profits with private stock holders. On Tuesday, a […]

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Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash

Inside the New York Fed: Secret Recordings and a Culture Clash By Jake Bernstein ProPublica, Sep. 26, 2014, 5 a.m. Update: Senators react, Goldman changes conflicts of interest policy. Barely a year removed from the devastation of the 2008 financial crisis, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York faced a crossroads. Congress had […]


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Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Wall Street Admits That A Cyberattack Could Crash Our Banking System At Any Time   Wall Street banks are getting hit by cyber attacks every single minute of every single day.  It is a massive onslaught that is not highly publicized because the bankers do not want to alarm […]