Where finance and media intersect with reality

What the hell is wrong with TikTok? (POLITICO)

By Clothilde Goujard – Mar 22, 2023 Western governments are ticked off with TikTok. The Chinese-owned app loved by teenagers around the world is facing allegations of facilitating espionage, failing to protect personal data, and even of corrupting young minds. Governments in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, New Zealand and across Europe have moved […]

In the Blind Spot (Swiss banker exodus, Gosbanking, Bunds)

This edition of the Blind Spot Wrap was compiled by Izabella Kaminska and Dario Garcia Giner. Seizing the means of finance: I argued that the period between the fall of Silicon Valley Bank and the fall of Credit Suisse amounted to 10 days that shook the financial world, a reference to the famous John Reed […]