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You're only Alive Because We Let You Live....The Real Story of the Irish Bailout Situation

Is it just me or is all this talk in the Dáil about this Exit from the EU IMF bailout thingy like listening to school boys trying to look tough in front of their mates? 801 more words


Jack Lew Liar Liar Pants on Fire and Time for President MomJeans to Man-Up

The most ironic part of this interview is how Lew tries to tie the Obama administration’s desire to spend, spend, spend, instead of cut, to discussions with the IMF and unnamed European finance ministers. 548 more words


Memorandum of Understanding

Below is a link with the Memorandum of Understanding between Greece and the IMF. It should be noted that the Greek parliament voted on the draft. 17 more words


Playing Poker with the EU: Why There Won't Be A QE 3

Wistful visions of a Bernanke Put have kept many invested. It is everything they want it to be: the lifeline, the safety net, the impetus for economic growth.  730 more words

Stock Market

Peter Mathews TD (FG) – "It’s now time for the ECB to establish fairness within the eurozone"

The last government agreed that the State should pay €31bn to IBRC (formerly Anglo and Irish Nationwide) over a 13-year schedule ending in 2025. The first payment of €3.1bn was made in March 2011. 865 more words


So’s your face, Germany!

“When you owe the bank $100,000, the bank owns you. When you owe the bank $100 million, you own the bank.”


Donald Trump said it in the 1990’s, J Paul Getty said it some time before that. 868 more words

Common Sense

Eurozone ministers: What is the fuss about?

On 14 June, the Eurozone ministers could not agree on the form of the second bail-out package for Greece. The contentious point was the role of the private investors in it. 306 more words