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John Ward – Samaras Exclusive : Crony Capitalists Named In National Bank Deal – 20 September 2013

JohnWThe Slog has learned from US and Greek sources that the buyers for Greek National Bank subsidiary Diethniki is Calamos Asset Management. John P Calamos Sr is a self-made Greek American who, at $2bn personal wealth, fits easily into the Forbes Top 400 rich list. CAM has $44bn under management, and its business expertise is a perfect fit with Diethniki’s niche. It is also a perfect vehicle for rich people wishing to evade tax by investing outside the European continent. Continue reading