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#10YearsOn from the financial crisis

13 September 2018|

Ten years after the collapse of US investment bank Lehman Brothers (15 Sept 2008), the world is in deeper debt than it was in 2009 – the height of the financial crisis. Global debt [...]

Global Sovereign Debt Monitor 2018

4 June 2018|

119 countries in the Global South are critically in debt. The debt trend continues: in 87 of these countries, the situation has worsened in the last four years. 13 countries have ceased payments to [...]

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The EIB needs to lead by example on tax justice

3 April 2018|

On the second anniversary of the Panama Papers and in the wake of the European Commission's latest communication on EU anti-tax avoidance requirements on financing and investment operations, a new report by Counter Balance [...]