Politicians love delaying thorny issues just long enough for their own pensions to be collected. But how long before Greece is on everybody’s lips again?
December 10th, 2013 by Gary
Anyone see “Meet the Russians” last night? Just the 300,000 Russians living in London now but the UK isn’t just meeting the Russians. The Chinese, Italians, Greeks and other global wealthy citizens in need of a home, or a home … Continue reading
October 17th, 2013 by Gary
WealthiFi has regularly stated that Spain’s budget deficit was careering towards 10% of GDP and today we received shocking confirmation from Eurostat. Spain’s budget deficit in 2012 was actually worse than that of Ireland or Greece at 10.6%.
April 22nd, 2013 by Gary
The UK government is about to introduce controversial changes to its Disability Living Allowance(DLA) but if you compare disability benefits in the US you get the impression change was well overdue.
April 8th, 2013 by Gary
Oh well, just the zero votes for the agreed EU blackmail legislation in Cyprus. Now wait for a flurry of speculation on a Plan B coming from Christine Lagarde’s IMF, Merkel’s Germany(or ECB!) or Putin’s Russia….
March 19th, 2013 by Gary
Only minutes after we posted our latest article on the diverging benefits of QE for the young and old in Europe we saw Bloomberg TV show a great interview with hedge fund legend Stanley Druckenmiller.
March 1st, 2013 by Gary
The just released French flash PMI data for February suggests the Hollande government needs some urgent fresh thinking to avoid triggering a crisis for the core euro nations.
February 21st, 2013 by Gary