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New York Post
New York Athletic Club’s secrets could be exposed in brawl lawsuitstoried Central Park South club — which counts billionaire businessman George S
New York Athletic Club’s secrets could be exposed in brawl lawsuit
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
storied Central Park South club — which counts billionaire businessman George Soros and former Federal Reserve chair Paul Volcker as members — is invoking a very “Fight Club” tactic to shield itself in a lawsuit over an infamous 2012... Read more
8d
The Daily Reckoning
The Day They Killed the Dollarthe market. Interest rates dropped, too — for the next 35 years. With the help
The Day They Killed the Dollar
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 8 days ago
the market. Interest rates dropped, too — for the next 35 years. With the help of the Japanese and the Chinese, Fed chief Paul Volcker tamed inflation in the consumer sector. But it ran wild in the stock and bond markets. From a base under 1000... Read more
12d
Market Watch
What happens now that Treasurys hit their target?the economy and help it out of its slump. That was particularly the case under
What happens now that Treasurys hit their target?
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
the economy and help it out of its slump. That was particularly the case under the Greenspan and Bernanke Feds. (Under Paul Volcker the need to rein in inflation led to a different tactic in which he would target money supply aggregates and let... Read more
15d
Zero Hedge
Lessons From The Worst Banking Crisis In Historywere actually underwater… “It was so bad because everyone down from Mexico to
Lessons From The Worst Banking Crisis In History
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
were actually underwater… “It was so bad because everyone down from Mexico to the southern tip of Chile went bankrupt… “Paul Volcker, the chairman of the Fed, called central banks and ministries of finance all around the world on that critical... Read more
16d
Zero Hedge
Alan "Bubbles" Greenspan Returns To Goldfaked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chi
Alan "Bubbles" Greenspan Returns To Gold
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
faked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chiefs. Some were smart. Some were honest. Only Paul Volcker was smart and honest. Bernanke was honest… we believe. As near as we can tell, so is Janet Yellen. Both may mean... Read more
16d
Business Insider
Alan Greenspan wants the US to go back on the gold standardfaked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chi
Alan Greenspan wants the US to go back on the gold standard
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
faked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chiefs. Some were smart. Some were honest. Only Paul Volcker was smart and honest. Bernanke was honest… we believe. As near as we can tell, so is Janet Yellen. Both may... Read more
18d
The Daily Reckoning
Alan ‘Bubbles’ Greenspan Returns to Goldfaked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chi
Alan ‘Bubbles’ Greenspan Returns to Gold
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 18 days ago
faked it for the next 19 years. Since 1978, we have had four different Fed chiefs. Some were smart. Some were honest. Only Paul Volcker was smart and honest. Bernanke was honest…we believe. As near as we can tell, so is Janet Yellen. Both may mean... Read more
20d
BBC News
The highs and lows of the poundlong-term interest rates - and the value of the dollar The combination of Rona
The highs and lows of the pound
BBC News / Posted 20 days ago
long-term interest rates - and the value of the dollar The combination of Ronald Reagan as US president and the tenure of Paul Volcker as chairman of the Federal Reserve saw the dollar appreciate 26% between 1980 and 1984. President Reagan... Read more
27d
Daily Princetonian
Future bankers learn how to "get around every rule" at Princeton, says Volcker '49for bankers to take risks, and the University has promoted the view that the ma
Future bankers learn how to "get around every rule" at Princeton, says Volcker '49
Daily Princetonian / Posted 27 days ago
for bankers to take risks, and the University has promoted the view that the markets generally take care of themselves, Paul Volcker ’49, former chairman of the Federal Reserve, said in a panel discussion on Friday. “We have a department at... Read more
28d
Zero Hedge
The End Game Of Bubble Finance - Political Revoltand ideologies among policy-makers that restrained opened-ended resort to the p
The End Game Of Bubble Finance - Political Revolt
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
and ideologies among policy-makers that restrained opened-ended resort to the printing press and financial bailouts. The Paul Volcker interlude in the US and the determined sound money regime of the Bundesbank are cases in point. But eventually... Read more
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Business Insurance
Dodd, Frank blast ruling that MetLife not too big to failfinancial meltdown." At the same time, Ben Bernanke, who chaired the Federal R
Dodd, Frank blast ruling that MetLife not too big to fail
Business Insurance / Posted 1 months ago
financial meltdown." At the same time, Ben Bernanke, who chaired the Federal Reserve during the 2007-2009 crisis, and Paul Volcker, another former Fed chairman who helped craft Dodd-Frank, filed a brief. A major consequence of the decision... Read more
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