Tag Archives: Crisis

Italy – Non-Performing Loans headed for 20% – Yikes!

The Italian banks are in horrid condition, and prospects for any way to fix it are very dim. There is a high risk the Italian Government would fall, or the EU would break up, on any significant action; and no action means a different path to failure. Continue reading

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Greece, Puerto Rico, the U.S.A., and how a debt crisis happens

How does a marginal high debt load turn into a crushing burden and debt crisis, and how do a few countries compare? Continue reading

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Eurozone Socialism Spat

Germany discovers what it is like to have any money in our wallet when a socialist is hungry… Continue reading

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