June 09, 2012

Examples for flawed elements in capitalism

Examples for flawed elements in capitalism
Oct 31st 2011

Wer mehr bezahlt, bekommt bessere Rating-Noten

US "cases":
Apr 23rd 2010

Uncommon Sense: Still Government Motors
Apr 28th 2010

Goldman Sachs' Lloyd Blankfein under fire at hearing
Apr 28th 2010

Factbox: Levin, Blankfein trade jabs at hearing

Federal takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (Wiki)

Madoff investment scandal (Wiki)
Mar 31st 2008

The last days of Bear Stearns

Bankcruptcy of Lehman Brothers (Wiki)
Sep 18th 2008

US: Bush defends Fed's decision to bail out AIG

Troubled Asset Relief Program (Wiki)
Nov 28th 2011

Secret Fed Loans Gave Banks Undisclosed $13B
Nov 29th 2011

You Won't Believe What Hank Paulson Revealed To Hedge Funders Right Before The Height Of The Financial Crisis
Dec 16th 2011

Bank Failures Cost U.S. $88 Billion 
Dec 27th 2011

SEC Ups Its Game to Identify Rogue Firms
Oct 31st 2012

It's Time to End the Tarp Profitability Myth

german "cases":

Phillip Holzmann (Wiki) (eng)

Philipp Holzmann (Wiki)
Aug 21st 2008

Lone Star Funds to take over IKB
Nov 15th 2010 #
Die Optionen der Commerzbank: Staatshilfe zum Nulltarif
Jan 5th 2011

Deutsche Bank: The first German Wall Street bank
Jun 12th 2007

'We Suffer the Consequences': Loan Crisis Hits German Taxpayers
Nov 4th 2009

General Motors cancels Opel sale
Feb 24th 2009

13 Billion Euro Bailout: Germany's HSH Nordbank Saved from Collapse
Jul 15th 2011

HSH Nordbank Passes Stress Test; Criticizes Regulator’s Rules
Oct 23rd 2011 #
Sorgenkinder HRE und WestLB: SoFFin macht riesigen Verlust

Dutch/Belgian cases:
Nov 21st 2008

ABN, Fortis to merge as planned before 2011 sale

ABN Amro and Fortis set for €4,4 bn bail-out (FT.com)

Fortis ABN Amro takeover (Wiki)

general problems
Dec 16th 2011

Edmund Phelps:'Alliance between banks and governments at the heart of eurozone crisis'

Comecon A historic reminder !

# = German language

June 08, 2012

Eurozone inflation chart 2000 -2012 by Vincent Flasseur/Reuters


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More eurozone (&EU!) charts in chart-section: http://ezrcharts.blogspot.com (mainly Reuters)

June 05, 2012

Some recommended external links