Why fighting for

Openness, Accountability

and Honesty

is the Good Fight

Biggest business scandals of all time

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Charles Ponzi

Corruption in Business

What Does It Cost?

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Very occasionally the crimes of the plutocracy become so transparent that despite all their lawyers and lobbyists they are caught

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A Rouges Gallery

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Biggest business scandals of all time

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Charles Keating

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Keating’s  Savings and Loan debacle of the 1980′s. His company went from +781 million to -4.6 billion in one year. 5 Senators took $300,000 from Keating. By 1989 the estimated cost of the Keating scandal had reached $500 billion.

(Source Wikipedia – my guesstimate that about $2 trillion in today’s dollars.)

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Due to time considerations and the get a life factor -

I’m just going to list a few infamous plutocrats


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Biggest business scandals of all time

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Ivan Boesky

Inspiration for Gordon Gekko movie

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Biggest business scandals of all time

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Bernard Ebbers

World Com

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Biggest business scandals of all time

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Dennis Koslowski

TYCO

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Business scandals

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Richard Scrushy

Health South Corp.

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Biggest business scandals of all time

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Ken Lay & Jeff Skilling

Enron

Most Plutocrats are NOT Caught

If They are, They Don’t Go to Jail

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Here a Long List from Wikipedia of more Scandals. Do Your own research you can find hundreds more.

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Legalized Theft

Banksta deregulation &

The 2008 Financial Meltdown

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What Investors411 supports is

Openness

Accountability

&

Honesty

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Right Wing’s Response

Declare War On

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Welfare Mothers

Who Cheat the System

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Who is the bigger cheat or

threat to

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  • a meltdown in the Financial System.
  • A devaluation of your home price
  • Costing you a job
  • Adding to the deficit.
  • Cheating your stock investment
  • Bringing on a recession/depression
  • Taking your Democracy.

The Welfare mom

or the Plutocrats?

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STOCKS

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Sorry, Limited time this AM.

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  • Spanish bonds  DOWN significantly (2.72%) to 5.905 at 8:30 EST. = Bullish
  • GS had better than expected earnings report and raised dividend
  • Biggest news is AAPL’s earnings report next Tuesday

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For foreseeable short term future – As long as the Spanish 10 year bond rate is above 6.00% and growing, the outlook will remain NEUTRAL.

Below 6.00% Outlook CAUTIOUSLY BULLISH.

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Longer Term Outlook

3 months+

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A Shaky

CAUTIOUSLY BULLISH

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AS ALWAYS, DO YOUR OWN RESEARCH BEFORE INVESTING

ALL TRADING INVOLVES RISK AND POTENTIAL LOSS OF PRINCIPLE

CHECK ALL DATA, I MAKE MORE THAN GRAMMAR  ERRORS.







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