Tag Archives: Christine Lagarde

IMF Changes Rules to Screw Russia, BRICS

The IMF changed the rules of its (poisonous) lending on Tuesday, explicitly to allow Ukraine not to pay its debts to Russia. It is still trying to think of a formulation for the “rationale,” but clearly London and Washington have … Continue reading

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“Lagarde’s patronising remarks only outdone by compliance of Government “– Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has said patronising remarks by Christine Lagarde at today’s IMF conference in Dublin, were only outdone by the compliant stance of the Irish Government. Deputy Adams said: “Today saw a desperate Fine Gael/Labour government … Continue reading

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‘Geopolitical Market Panic’: An Example of the Many Sides of War

  The semi-annual report of the International Monetary Fund on the world economy, released for the Oct. 11-12 weekend’s IMF/World Bank meetings in Washington, appeared to set off strong stock and bond market gyrations (more down than up) from the … Continue reading

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Ukraine Coup Coalition Splits, “Yats” Quits, Poroshenko Scrambles to Satisfy IMF

The Parliamentary coalition and government formed after the violent, neo-Nazi-driven and Western-backed coup in Ukraine last February collapsed on Thursday, followed by the surprise resignation of Prime Minister Arkadi “Yats” Yatsenyuk, whose candidacy was, infamously, promoted by U.S. Assistant Secretary … Continue reading

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Impact of BRICS Summit Begin To Break Out in East Asia

The paradigm-shifting importance of this week’s BRICS summit in Brazil and its joint announcement of the New Development Band (NDB) and the currency fund, is beginning to break out in East Asia. China, of course, has given the events and … Continue reading

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‘Euro Heading to a Break-up’; Brits want to ‘Self-Regulate’

City of London mouthpiece Ambrose Evans Pritchard writes in today’s Daily Telegraph that the results of the European Elections clearly point to a breakup of the Eurozone. As for Great Britain he says it is heading for a new relationship … Continue reading

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Fed to Announce Further “Tapering,” as Global Financial System Unravels

At its upcoming FOMC meeting on Jan. 28-29, the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is expected to continue its policy of “tapering” of quantitative easing (QE). Reuters reports that a reduction from $75 to $65 billion per month in … Continue reading

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Lannutti Tells EIR: Draghi Did Not Stop MPS, Because He Wanted To Become Head of the ECB

Elio Lannutti is an outgoing member of the Italian Senate and chairman of the association of banking and financial services consumer, Adusbef. Adusbef has filed the legal brief that started the current investigation in Trani on the failed supervision of … Continue reading

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Greeks Charge Eurzone leaders and IMF with Economic and social genocide

A group of Greek citizens have gone to International Criminal Court to charge Eurozone leaders and the International Monetary Fund creditors with social and economic genocide. The action is being sponsored by a number of Greek personalities including the publisher … Continue reading

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Departing IMF economist blasts fund for eurozone ‘failure’; Lagarde is ‘tainted’

London (CNN) — A senior economist at the institution spearheading the bailouts of three eurozone countries has lambasted its lack of leadership and said its first female chief is not fit for the job. In a letter obtained exclusively by … Continue reading

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