Category Archives: EU

Support for Hard Brexit in the UK Hardens

Support for Hard Brexit in the UK Hardens | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/08/16/support-for-hard-brexit-in-the-uk-hardens/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff  

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EU Deposit Insurance, a Bank Crisis in Italy and Greece, and the Coming Ban on Cash

EU Deposit Insurance, a Bank Crisis in Italy and Greece, and the Coming Ban on Cash | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/31/eu-deposit-insurance-a-bank-crisis-in-italy-and-greece-and-the-coming-ban-on-cash/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Another EU disaster, the EU deposit insurance scheme is insufficient to cover a crisis… The … Continue reading

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EU Plans to Freeze Deposits to Prevent Bank Runs

EU Plans to Freeze Deposits to Prevent Bank Runs | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/07/30/leaked-eu-plans-to-freeze-deposits-to-prevent-bank-runs/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The latest plan by the European Commission to prevent bank runs by freezing depositor assets, allows government to deny depositors … Continue reading

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Over €1 Trillion Nonperforming EU Loans: EU vs US Percentages

Over €1 Trillion Nonperforming EU Loans: EU vs US Percentages | MishTalk https://mishtalk.com/2017/07/28/over-1-trillion-nonperforming-eu-loans/ Re-posted from MishTalk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Mish indicates that if we thought we were in bad financial shape, the EU is even worse, although that knowledge doesn’t … Continue reading

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A New Look at the Death of Europe

A New Look at the Death of Europe http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/07/a_new_look_at_the_death_of_europe.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: With the path not unlike that of Obamacare, the EU seems committed to a similar “death spiral,” indicating a gruesome, inelegant end in the … Continue reading

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The ECB Morphs into the Mother of All “Bad Banks”

The ECB Morphs into the Mother of All “Bad Banks” | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/07/20/the-ecb-morphs-into-the-mother-of-all-bad-banks/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The European Central Bank is now as bad as some of the EU Members manipulating fiscal matters to deceive … Continue reading

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Europe Ever Downward: Now the Bavarians Want Out

Europe Ever Downward: Now the Bavarians Want Out http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/07/europe_downward_now_the_bavarians_want_to_leave.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: No surprises here… The EU was ill conceived and poorly structured from the start. Uniting the fiscally competent northern countries (Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Finland, … Continue reading

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Did the City of London Just Press the Panic Button on Brexit?

Did the City of London Just Press the Panic Button on Brexit? | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/07/19/did-the-city-of-london-just-press-the-panic-button-on-brexit/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Long ago voted, why is it only now we are realizing how complicated and expensive leaving the … Continue reading

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Has Super Mario Draghi Met His Match?

Has Super Mario Draghi Met His Match? | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/07/10/mario-draghi-met-his-match-ombudsman/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Indeed, Emily O’Reilly seems to have Mario Draghi in her cross hairs… Hopefully, it will be a wake up for those in … Continue reading

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Trump’s nationalists triumphant after Europe trip

Trump’s nationalists triumphant after Europe trip – POLITICO http://www.politico.com/story/2017/07/08/trump-nationalists-bannon-europe-g20-240325 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, President Trump’s success at the G-20 created significant after glow for the Trump Administration’s Steve Bannon and Stephen Miller, architects of his current world … Continue reading

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