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Germany to tap brakes on high-speed trading | KurzweilAI - 0 views

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    "Germany to tap brakes on high-speed trading
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The Grinding Halt: Reality Falls to Bits and Pieces | Finance - 0 views

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    The US will turn a small profit on the financial support banks, mortgage lenders and car manufacturers received during the financial crisis. So reports the US Treasury. Especially the support for more than 700 banks was profitable.

    The support for car manufacturers has cost billions of dollars, but the Treasury says it has resulted in 230.000 new jobs.

    American households have lost $12.3 trillion since the crisis.
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"Captured Europe" by Simon Johnson | Project Syndicate - 0 views

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    The Greek default has turned out to be the proverbial dog that didn't bark. The lesson for Europe - and for the US - is clear: it is time to stop listening to what banks say, and start focusing on what they do. We must re-evaluate the distorted political economy of the financial sector, before the excessive power of the few imposes even larger costs on everyone else.
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