Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen in this first part of a series on the 2018 Canadian budget. In this first report on the budget, we dig into BEPS , an international tax agreement put forward by the OECD, IMF, BIS and other global banking giants. We…

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Josh Sigurdson and author and economic analyst John Sneisen break down the problems with the Greek monetary system and how it relates to the global financial system. Greece’s continued implementation of big government, massive central bank control, everything from bail outs to bail ins are an example of what other countries should not do. However,…

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Josh Sigurdson sits down with author and economic analyst John Sneisen to talk about the most recent bail-in on the world stage. Banco Popular was just bought by Santander for a stunning ONE EURO! It will be raising almost €7 billion to clean up the latter’s balance sheet. Banco Popular reported nearly €37.4 billion in…

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Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about a recent development in Canada as CIBC becomes the first Canadian bank to sell negative yield bonds in a European style downturn. He lists countless examples of how this will continue to grow in size and scale and why we need to prepare ourselves.…

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Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about the newly approved bailouts in Greece as the country sees another uprising. International lenders in Greece have demanded more bailout funds and reform. Well… sure enough, the Greek Parliament has approved it. This coincides with a massive uprising in the streets by many union…

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Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about India’s cashless system once again. However, this time around, the Aadhar system which uses everything from retina scans to chip in order to scan payments rather than use cash has been breached! According to several sources including Tech Crunch, Buzzfeed and Wikileaks, the Aadhaar…

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On January 17th, 2016, Josh Sigurdson spoke with author and economist John Sneisen about bail-ins. As bail-ins are a rather new practice that many are quite unaware of, John Sneisen fills us in on exactly what a bail-in is and how it affects us, the market and the business in question. While bail-ins are less…

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Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about Italian bank Monte dei Paschi di Siena’s bail-in implementation as shares plummet. The bank is Italy’s 3rd largest as well as the world’s oldest bank founded in 1472 in Siena, Italy. While the bail-in is voluntary, it’s an obvious sign of the times. This…

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Josh Sigurdson talks with author and economic analyst John Sneisen about Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank’s plan to bail in depositors’ bank accounts following a recent announcement that the deposit protection scheme is no longer “necessary”. You can find much of this in Amendment 13 of the ECB’s November 8th summary released on…

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Josh Sigurdson sits down with author and economic analyst John Sneisen to talk about a recent development published by the Financial Post regarding something we at WAM have spoken about for years. Canada is on the verge of a MAJOR financial crisis! As the Liberal government accumulates more debt in their first year than Harper…

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