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Ten years after the Great Recession, nothing’s changed

A decade later, the crisis that threatened to take down the global financial order seems like a bad dream. Now it’s business as usual.

In Great Recession, banking institutions creaked and groaned under the weight of flawed investments. 517 more words

Economics

June 2, 2018

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http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/vatican-scathing-review-derivatives-credit-default-swaps-helped-cause-financial-crisis-2018-5-1024881738

The Vatican released a scathing 10,000-word review of the global financial system on Thursday, specifically calling out derivatives like credit default swaps, products credited with helping cause the global financial crisis a decade ago. 885 more words

Lebanon’s Bonds Market Amid 2017’s Key Global Themes

According to the Morningstar, “bond markets remained steady for 2017.”

This report chooses to highlight the performance of bonds in the Lebanese, US, and EU markets. 108 more words

Socioeconomics

Economic Warfare

First Posted on September 19, 2012 by Solomon Appiah

Economic warfare has been around for a while and has been used by world powers to gain leverage in world affairs so as to meet national interests. 1,741 more words

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