Category Archives: Spain

On Closer Inspection, Debt of Bankrupt Spanish Construction Firm Grows Four-Fold

On Closer Inspection, Debt of Bankrupt Spanish Construction Firm Grows Four-Fold | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/02/17/on-closer-inspection-debt-of-bankrupt-spanish-construction-firm-grows-four-fold/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: As businesses become unsustainable, the temptation to lie about their condition is hard to resist…

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Bridgewater Bets Big against Largest Banks in Spain & Italy

Bridgewater Bets Big against Largest Banks in Spain & Italy | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/02/10/bridgewater-bets-big-against-largest-banks-in-spain-italy/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comment: I assume their due diligence is top-notch…

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Spain’s Pension System Hits Crisis Point (and Everyone Ignores it)

Spain’s Pension System Hits Crisis Point (and Everyone Ignores it) | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/11/18/spains-pension-system-hits-crisis-point-while-everyone-ignores-it/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Spain’s underfunded Pension system is about to implode…

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Spain Just Lit a Fuse Under Catalonia — its Richest Region

Spain Just Lit a Fuse Under Catalonia — its Richest Region | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/11/03/spain-just-lit-a-fuse-under-catalonia-its-richest-region/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Spain has proven incapable of managing its money, its People, or its territory… It will ultimately lose Catalonia…

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Deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont ‘refuses to be fired’ and vows to fight Madrid direct rule

Deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont ‘refuses to be fired’ and vows to fight Madrid direct rule https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/4787492/catalan-leader-continue-battle-madrid-government/ Re-posted from The Sun. Geoff Geoff Comments: The World is against him, but Catalonia deserves a chance…

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Spain Activates “Nuclear Option”: Will Seize Control Of Catalan Government, Force New Elections

Spain Activates “Nuclear Option”: Will Seize Control Of Catalan Government, Force New Elections | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-10-21/spain-activates-nuclear-option-will-seize-control-catalan-government-force-new-elect Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Spain is now acting as if it is still under the control of Dictator Franco…

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“Left Behind…”

“Left Behind…” | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-09-26/left-behind Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: The real problem, the EU, Germany, or Spain… pick one, I pick Germany…

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The Dark Underbelly of Spain’s Jobs Recovery

The Dark Underbelly of Spain’s Jobs Recovery | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/08/01/spain-jobs-recovery-labor-force-decline-unemployment/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Spain’s statistics are a “puzzlement” just a America’s unemployment and workforce depletion looked earlier… Many Spaniards must have dropped out of the … Continue reading

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Corruption Scandals already Trip Up Spain’s New Government

Corruption Scandals already Trip Up Spain’s New Government | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/04/26/corruption-scandals-already-trip-up-spains-new-government/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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Former IMF Chief, Dozens of Former Bank Execs Just Got Sentenced to Jail

Former IMF Chief, Dozens of Former Bank Execs Just Got Sentenced to Jail | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/02/23/former-imf-chief-dozens-of-former-bank-execs-just-got-sentenced-to-jail/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff

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