On Power Outages and Privatisation. Remember Enron?

Back in 2011, the risk of fire at substations such as Penrose was identified as possibly leading to a “high-impact failure”. New Zealand Herald Bomber Bradbury asks on his blog the Daily Blog why Aucklanders have to pay for their powergrid upgrades? He does so because John Key promised us that privatisation would make for […]

Making the World Safe for Banksters: Syria in the Cross-hairs

From Ellen Brown, author of web of debt. “The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy of the world as a whole.”  —Prof. Caroll Quigley, Georgetown University, Tragedy and […]

On GIABO, Corruption and Bankers Arses Or Why I Love The Irish!

“Just, as Drummer (then-CEO David Drumm) would say, ‘picked it out of my arse’.” Head of Capital Markets, Anglo Irish bank John Bowe. 2008

Yeah and we’ll be saying ‘Yeah , because, a stress because HBOS were fucking sold and Lehmans went bust and fucking Bank of America fucking took over Merrills and other fucking non-normal things happened, you cunt’. David Drumm, the Chief Executive at Anglo Irish bank at the time of the crisis. (2008)

And than all shit hit the fan and I said: “Right, I’m out of here”. John Key, Upon the Bankers trust bank imploding after they were caught selling fraudulent Derivatives to, amongst others, Proctor and Gamble Inc (1995)

Suppressed Details of 9/11 Criminal Insider Trading lead directly into the CIA`s Highest Ranks

This an article which appeared on the 9th of Oktober 2001. A mere 4 weeks after the attacks of 9/11. I thought it well worth repeating. CIA Executive Director “Buzzy” Krongard managed Firm that handled “put” Options on UAL by Michael C. Ruppert FTW Publications, 9 October 2001, Centre for Research on Globalisation, globalresearch.ca, 20 […]

The Serious Fraud Squad Should Investigate John Key and Merrill Lynch’s Involvement With the Cullen Fund!

Around the world Pension funds are being exposed as underfunded and unable to cope with demand. In 2002 a Merrill Lynch investment and wealth management banker named Ira Bing took place on the first board of Guardians of a new founded Sovereign Wealth fund we now call “the Cullen fund”. He stayed on the board […]

Max and Stacy 319 : Yelly Fish + Rat = Banker or Why We Should Investigate the Cullen Fund Now

As usual Max and Stacey nail it with their show. Something they touch on today is something I have been writing about recently: How all of a sudden all these pensions funds, now that they have to start to support the babyboomers who thought they had been wise to invest in all these newfangled safe […]

Breaking: Did Merrill Lynch set up the Cullen fund? Meet Ira Bing!

I was writing an article about the Cullen fund and the superannuation age of 65 and why John Key would want to keep it at 65 while the whole country can see the writing on the wall. While I was doing research for this post I tried to find out who were the financial advisors […]

BofA, Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs and John Key or how Every Time a Banker Opens his Mouth he’s Lying

As the global financial collapse spins out of control our Prime Minister, John Key wants to bring the same banks up to their necks in fraudulent activity to New Zealand. His Financial minister invested $112 billion of borrowed money in the products now collapsing our global economy while the 1.2 quadrillion bubble built buy these criminals is being exposed for what it is: a digital phantom “worth” more than 20 times the Global GDP. Do bankers really lie whenever they open their mouths?

Ireland, Banksters and Merrill Lynch or why John Key has no place in Kiwi politics.

In Ireland the people are paying for their banks gambles. John Key once said he thought that Ireland was a great example of where he would like to take New Zealand and he should know. He was deeply involved in the derivatives trade and in the process of moving large sums to Ireland  on behalf […]

With Bank Of America On The Verge Of Breaching $5.00, My Question Of The Day Is…

Update: Standard & Poor just downgraded the bulk of 37 Global banks here is the complete list. Guess which banks are on it! And we really think these banks have our best interest at hart?? That Bank of America is doomed is pretty obvious. They are too exposed to the inevitable global financial collapse, the […]

Mafia and Wall street, you can never leave!

Just the other day I had an interesting interaction on Kiwi blog. I thought it would be educational to give them the link to my open letter to Eugene Bingham. To my surprise one obvious John Key voter actually engaged in a more or less reasonable interaction which judging by the obviously mentally challenged troll […]

Acquiring Merrill Lynch: the Lure of Liar’s Loans

Merrill Lynch is the quintessential example of why it was common for the investment banks to hold in portfolio large amounts of collateralized debt obligations (CDOs).  Some observers have jumped to the naïve assumption that this indicates that the senior managers thought the CDOs were safe investments.  The “recipe” for an investor maximizing reported income […]

Gordon Duff Connects John Key to the international Money cartel and global shadow banking

On the Vinny Eastwood show I had the chance to put some questions about Merrill Lynch, John Key and his connection to the international money Mafia to  Gordon Duff. He not only solidly connected John Key to the derivatives trade but also to the international shadow banking world. (More on that later)

Max Keiser, Stacy Herbert on Banksters and how Merrill Lynch got in the Derivatives business

In 1995 Bankers trust bank in which John Key learned his (derivatives) trade collapsed. It turned out that they had sold dodgy derivatives to Proctor & Gamble and some other big wigs who didn’t take to kindly to being ripped of by their banksters. Unlucky for the bank some tapes which were made of all […]

Oh shit, John Key is not going to like this: U.S. Is Set to Sue a Dozen Big Banks Over Mortgages

The federal agency that oversees the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is set to file suits against more than a dozen big banks, accusing them of misrepresenting the quality of mortgage securities they assembled and sold at the height of the housing bubble, and seeking billions of dollars in compensation. The Federal Housing […]

The fall of Lehman bros and, let’s face it, John Key’s bank Merrill Lynch.

In an interesting series Yalman Onaran and John Helyar chronicle the fall of the Lehman Bros bank. What is so interesting is how this is published by the Main stream media as an example of how a bank collapsed as a result of hubris and excessive speculative trade in Derivatives amongst others. What makes it […]

Merrill Lynch reports $4.9 billion loss

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — Merrill Lynch booked its fourth-straight quarterly loss Thursday, this time losing nearly $5 billion, as the nation’s largest brokerage was forced to once again take massive writedowns. Merrill said it lost $4.9 billion overall. On a continuing operations basis, it lost $4.6 billion, or $4.95 a share, down from a profit […]

US faces global funding crisis, warns Merrill Lynch

The US Treasury is running out of time before foreign patience snaps, writes Ambrose Evans-Pritchard Merrill Lynch has warned that the United States could face a foreign “financing crisis” within months as the full consequences of the Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac mortgage debacle spread through the world. The country depends on Asian, Russian and […]