The euro-nations (and the whole of the EU for that matter) are paying the price for accepting German hegemony, as the Germans threaten to bring down both organisations with their particular interests at the cost of everyone else.
In the first of three reports on tax evasion in Europe EU-OCS explores France’s record fine against Swiss banking giant UBS in what the court called a case of fraud of ‘exceptional magnitude.’ Read here
Billionaires increased their combined global wealth by almost a fifth last year to a record $6tn (£4.5tn) – more than twice the GDP of the UK. There are now 1,542 dollar billionaires across the world. […]