Bankster Crime

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Trump

Catch and Kill Protection Rackets: Trump, Weinstein, Epstein and Wall Street… BanksterCrime: By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Editor’s Note: This article has been edited and updated from an earlier version, published in 2020. Donald Trump — Pied Piper to…

Banks Central Banks Wall Street

BanksterCrime: By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, George Washington University Law Professor, Arthur Wilmarth, has done it again. After authoring the seminal book on the insidious evolution and enormous dangers still posed by the Wall Street megabanks (Taming the Megabanks: Why We…

CBDC

BanksterCrime: By Nikhilesh De The U.S. House of Representatives voted largely along party lines to preventthe Federal Reserve from issuing a central bank digital currency. The CBDC Anti-Surveillance State Act, introduced by Majority Whip Tom Emmer (R-Minn.), seeks to block…

FDIC

BanksterCrime: By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Exactly how long is it going to take federal banking regulators to figure out that “move fast and break things” – the business model of Silicon Valley financial technology (fintech) startups and their voracious…

Citigroup

BanksterCrime: Citigroup Gets Fined $79 Million Two Years After It Caused a $300 Billion Flash Crash in European Stock Markets By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Two U.K. regulators, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), announced…

Wall Street

After Weeks of Howling by MAGA Republicans for the Chair of the FDIC “to Resign,” a Democrat Delivers the Decisive Stab in the Back HNewsWire: By Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Senator Sherrod Brown (left); Outgoing FDIC Chair Martin Gruenberg (right)…

Banks

BanksterCrime: The Curious Money Trail Behind the Supreme Court/Clarence Thomas Decision to Rescue a Federal Agency that Wall Street Hates Donald Trump, Jones Day Law Firm, Billionaire Charles Koch and the Assault on the CFPB By Pam Martens and Russ Martens,…

Bitcoin Bitcoin News

Oklahoma Is Bitcoin Country By Brady Dale Oklahoma is the first state to sign legislation into law that protects its citizens’ right to self-custody their bitcoins and other digital assets. Why it matters: Enabling people to keep and control digital…