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Category Archives: Janet Tavakoli

“They’re Ba-ack!” – Citi Says Synthetic CDOs May Reach $100 Billion In 2017, 5x Increase In 2 Years

35-year-old Jia Chen of Citibank probably has no idea where that title quote above came from.  That’s because she was roughly 4 years old when Poltergeist II hit theaters back in 1986… …that said, Citibank, as we noted a few weeks back, has every confidence that Jia is the perfect person to put in charge […]

Janet Tavakoli: Life And Death On Wall Street

Submitted by Adam Taggart via, Financial markets and derivatives authority Janet Tavakoli returns to the podcast to discuss a number of the themes contained in her new book Decisions: Life And Death On Wall Street. She paints a particularly informative timeline of the greed and rot that has come to dominate the modern financial […]

The Mayor Of London: “My Side” Versus Reality

Submitted by Janet Tavakoli via The Gatestone Institute, The number one reason British "Leave" voters backed Brexit was for self-determination. — Mega-poll by Lord Ashcroft. Every time a social problem arises, one can randomly assign blame to a host country for not providing enough social support to newcomers. That benchmark, however, creates a shifting goalpost: […]

Lead Attorney In Anti-Clinton DNC Fraud Case Mysteriously Found Dead

Call it conspiracy theory, coincidence or just bad luck, but any time someone is in a position to bring down Hillary Clinton they wind up dead. In fact, as we noted previously, there’s a long history of Clinton-related body counts, with scores of people dying under mysterious circumstances. While Vince Foster remains the most infamous, […]

Introducing The Gigantic And Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard Of

By Mike Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg Introducing the Gigantic and Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard of This spring, traders and analysts working deep in the global swaps markets began picking up peculiar readings: Hundreds of billions of dollars of trades by U.S. banks had seemingly vanished.   The vanishing of the trades was […]

Senate Democrats Defeat The President: Why Obama Is Rushing To Fast-Track The TPP

Moments ago, in an embarrassing setback for the president, Senate Democrats in a 52-45 vote – short of the required 60 supporters – blocked a bill that would give President Barack Obama fast-track authority to expedite trade agreements through Congress, a major defeat for Obama and his allies who “say the measure is necessary to […]

Facebook: Soaring Fraud and Decelerating User Growth

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. TAVAKOLI STRUCTURED FINANCE, INC. / By Janet M. Tavakoli, President, Tavakoli Structured Finance, Inc. / 11/26/2012 Post IPO Comments Before I get to the fast growing fraud—defined as a user who is not what the user pretends to be, which […]

ZeroHedge: Guest Post: Janet Tavakoli: Understanding Derivatives and Their Risks

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Submitted by Adam Taggart of Peak Prosperity, Global financial markets are awash in hundreds of trillions of dollars worth of derivatives. By some estimates, the total amount exceeds one quadrillion. Derivatives played a central role in the 2008 credit crisis, […]

ZeroHedge: The Truth About JP Morgan’s $2 Billion Loss

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. Must-Read Background Before we can understand what’s really going on with JP Morgan’s loss (which will probably end up being a lot more than $2 billion), we need a little background. JP Morgan: Is the world’s largest publicly-traded company Is […]

Financial Oligarchy and the New Robber Barons w/Derivatives Guru Janet Tavakoli

  Uploaded by CapitalAccount on Mar 26, 2012 Follow us @ Welcome to Capital Account. Bernanke speaks and everyone seems to listen. In a speech today, he warned about the job market and said continued accommodative easy-money policies will be needed to make further progress. This has the financial press reading the tea […]