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10 Aug 2017 (AFR) - GFC 10-year anniversary: real investment needed, not unjustifiable profits

(10 August 2017, AFR, p55, by Jim O’Neill)

‘August 9, 2017, is the 10th anniversary of the decision by the French bank BNP Paribas to… 157 more words

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Ten years on from the start of the financial crisis, how the mighty have fallen

On Aug. 9, 2007, BNP Paribas froze three of  its investment funds—barring investors from withdrawing billions of euros—because of a lack of liquidity in the US markets. 495 more words

Ten years ago today, people weren't that worried about impending financial doom

If we knew then what we know now…

Ten years ago today, all was not well with the global financial system. On Aug. 9, 2007… 499 more words

Collateral Damage: U.S. Sanctions Aimed at Russia Strike Western European Allies

By Diana Johnstone | CounterPunch | July 28, 2017

Do they know what they are doing? When the U.S. Congress adopts draconian sanctions aimed mainly at disempowering President Trump and ruling out any move to improve relations with Russia, do they realize that the measures amount to a declaration of economic war against their dear European “friends”?

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BNP Paribas Cardif takes full ownership of Cargeas Assicurazioni

BNP Paribas Cardif announced today the signature of an agreement with the company Ageas to take full ownership of Cargeas Assicurazioni (CARGEAS), a major non-life bancassurance provider in Italy. 158 more words

MIDOR seeks $1.2 billion facility to fund expansion plans

Middle East Oil Refinery (MIDOR) renewed its request for a USD 1.2 bn loan from a banking consortium including Italian bank Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP), BNP Paribas and Crédit Agricole, a source tells Al Mal. 62 more words