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Bail-In Normalization

Re-Blog from Andy Sutton at Silver Phoenix 500

When the bail-in first ripped through Cyprus in the first part of 2013, I wrote a series of articles about the topic and examined some documents from the Bank for International Settlements, the FDIC and Bank of England regarding treatment of depositors and their funds. 558 more words

Monetary Policy

The Worldwide Bank Bail-ins Are Coming.

On November 16, 2014, the leaders of the G20 Group of Nations  made an important decision.

The world’s megabanks now have official permission to pledge depositor accounts as collateral to make leveraged derivative bets. 241 more words

Central Banking