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The Italian Banking Crisis: No Free Lunch — or Is There?

Dec 22, 2016
The Italian banking crisis that could take down the eurozone has been called “a bigger risk than Brexit." Handwringing officials say there is “no magic bullet,” but a British professor, Richard Werner, says remedies are just being ignored.

The Populist Revolution: Bernie and Beyond

Jan 27, 2016
With disenfranchised millennials at his back, Bernie Sanders' proposal of a real financial revolution, a fundamental change in the system itself, is a great start to the necessary overhaul of society.

A Crisis Worse Than Islamic State? Bank ‘Bail-Ins’ Begin

Dec 29, 2015
While the mainstream media focus on Islamic State extremists, a threat that has gone virtually unreported is that your life savings could be wiped out in a massive derivatives collapse. Bank bail-ins have begun in Europe, and the infrastructure is in place in the United States.

Reinventing Banking: From Russia to Iceland to Ecuador

Dec 14, 2015
These transformations, current and proposed, are constructive steps toward streamlining the banking system, eliminating the risks that have devastated individuals and governments, democratizing money, and promoting sustainable and prosperous economies.