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zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 03/25/2014 – 15:49
The dismal list of financial executive deaths has recently increased to 11 in the last few months. Speculation has surrounded many of these deaths (and suicides) as to the reasoning; none more than the first – William Broeksmit, an executive who worked in Deutsche Bank’s risk [...]
bloomberg.com / By Ben Moshinsky / Mar 24, 2014 8:58 PM GMT+0800
Coroners in London are preparing to investigate two apparent suicides as unexpected deaths by finance workers around the world have raised concerns about mental health and stress levels in the industry.
The inquest into the death of William Broeksmit, 58, a retired Deutsche [...]
thedailybell.com / By Staff Report / March 12, 2014
AIS files class-action suit against gold-fix banks … A U.S. investment-management firm has filed a lawsuit against the five banks that set the London benchmark gold price, alleging that the banks conspired to manipulate the price of gold for their own gain. – MarketWatch
The gold price did very little until just before 2 p.m. Hong Kong time—and that’s when the HFT boyz showed up and shaved a bit more than ten bucks off the price in just a few minutes. Volume was a hefty [...]
dollarvigilante.com / Justin O’Connell / February 24th, 2014
Mt. Gox is dead. There is not much a chance they will be able to overcome the press of the past four months and re-establish themselves as a trustworthy bitcoin wallet and exchange. And they haven’t even gone bankrupt yet.
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 02/12/2014 09:49 -0500
In a surprising, and to the ECB very disappointing, decision, we reported last week that the German Constitutional Court (GCC) stunned the world when it announced that the “ECB’s Outright Monetary Transactions program likely exceeded the central bank’s powers.” In other words, finally someone dared to [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/11/2014 15:17 -0500
While January was a bad month for the market, it was certainly one which the majority of hedge funds would also rather forget as we showed yesterday. So with volatility, the lack of a clear daily ramp higher (with the exception of the last 4 [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 02/05/2014 07:16 -0500
It’s snowing in New York so the market must be down. Just kidding – everyone know the only thing that matters for the state of global risk is the level of USDJPY and it is this that nearly caused a bump in the [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 01/31/2014 10:43 -0500
There was a time – roughly between May 2010 and the spring fall of 2011 – when all the world had to worry about was Greece. Then the realization finally dawned that since a Grexit from the Eurozone would kill the EUR and theEuropean integration [...]
golemxiv.co.uk / By Golem XIV on January 29, 2014 / Updated on January 31, 2014
On Sunday a former Senior Deutsche Bank manager, William Broeksmit, was found hanged at his house. He was the retired Head of Risk Optimization for the bank and a close personal friend of Deutsche’s Co-Chief Executive, Anshu Jain. Mr [...]
theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / January 28th, 2014
Bankers committing suicide by jumping from the rooftops of their own banks is something that we think of when we think of the Great Depression. Well, it just happened in London, England. A vice president at JPMorgan’s European headquarters in London plunged to his death [...]
In a week that has been marked by astonishing mainstream headlines, BFI Capital’s CEO Frank Suess happened to give an outstanding interview about the outlook for global currencies, gold and manipulation in the markets.
Consider the following headlines. They may have come at an unexpected timing, in the light of [...]
With continued uncertainty around the globe, today a man who has been involved in the financial markets for 50 years, and whose business partner is billionaire Eric Sprott, spoke with King World News about the Rothschilds, Deutsche Bank, and the final end game. John Embry also discussed [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 01/17/2014 10:31 -0500
Germany’s blowback against gold manipulation is accelerating. Following yesterday’s report that Bafin took a hard line against precious metals manipulation, after its president Eike Koenig said possible manipulation of precious metals “is worse than the Libor-rigging scandal“, today the response has trickled down [...]
Deutsche Bank, one of the 5 banks involved in setting the daily AM and PM London fix gold prices has announced today it will quit participating in precious metals price setting due to the ongoing investigation by German authorities into alleged precious metals manipulation. It [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 01/17/2014 – 10:31
Germany’s blowback against gold manipulation is accelerating. Following yesterday’s report that Bafin took a hard line against precious metals manipulation, after its president Eike Koenig said possible manipulation of precious metals “is worse than the Libor-rigging scandal“, today the response has trickled down to Germany [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 01/14/2014 10:34 -0500
One would never expect the following dose of unstatus quo-like truthyness to come from Europe’s mega bank(with a few tens of trillions of derivatives on its books). Yet, that’s exactly the source, courtesy of its best strategist, Jim Reid.
testosteronepit.com / By Wolf Richter / JANUARY 13, 2014 AT 1:41AM
Germany has its own JP Morgan, the bank that could do no wrong and got bailed out by the Fed and the taxpayer while CEO Jamie Dimon walked on water with a nimbus floating above his head, at least in the eyes of regulators [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 12/17/2013 15:05 -0500
There seem to be two camps at Deutsche Bank these days: one, lead by the observant and somewhat contrarian Jim Reid, who recently asked the all important question about 2014 (“what if there is a recession?”), who accurately observed that something “structurally changed” since the [...]
intellihub.com / By Derrick Broze / December 16, 2013
In the summer of 2012 the British multinational bank HSBC was exposed forlaundering money for drug cartels, Iran, and moving money for an al-Qaida linked Saudi bank. A report presented to the Senate’s Permanent Subcommittee on Investigation in July 2012 detailed [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 12/13/2013 18:48 -0500
A month ago, regulators in Europe began their investigation into manipulation of the “London gold fixing” (and we explained the methods here). While the complete history of gold manipulation goes a lot deeper than just banging the close on this crucial benchmark (which goes back [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 12/13/2013 07:55 -0500
As Deutsche Bank kindly reminds us today, on Monday it will be exactly 5 years since the Fed made the historic move to drive interest rates to zero (well, 0-0.25%) where they have remained ever since. In the same announcement the Fed reaffirmed [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 12/10/2013 15:42 -0500
The topic of whether central banks have destroyed the global business cycle to the point where all we have is phase jumps from one bubble to another (with an intervening depression in the interim) where central banks inject record amounts of new debt-created liquidity to cover [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 11/05/2013 10:35 -0500
Deutsche’s Jim Reid has been on quite a flight of fancy in the past few days. His latest comment, mixing the metaphysical and monetary, is merely the latest indication showing just how ubiquitous the Fed’s influential tentacles have spread.
"Many gold bugs readily admit silver to be more depressed than gold. Ted Butler stated long ago that not even gold has a users association. The fact of the existence of this group is another of many proofs that synthetic money creators hate and fear silver even more than their loathing for gold." - Charles Savoie