Tag Archives: WSJ

WSJ – Andrew Huszar – Confessions Of A Quantitive Easer – 13 November 2013

The Wall Street Journal

We went on a bond-buying spree that was supposed to help Main Street. Instead, it was a feast for Wall Street.

By Andrew Huszar

I can only say: I’m sorry, America. As a former Federal Reserve official, I was responsible for executing the centerpiece program of the Fed’s first plunge into the bond-buying experiment known as quantitative easing. The central bank continues to spin QE as a tool for helping Main Street. But I’ve come to recognize the program for what it really is: the greatest backdoor Wall Street bailout of all time.

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WSJ – Web Giants Threaten End To Cookie Tracking – 30 October 2013

Wall Street Journal

( Lucas : it is not a stop at tracking just a better and more for the big ones profitable scheme of tracking you….the show must go on as you are just minced meat for them not a free human, Wake Up!)

Balance of Power in Ad Industry at Stake as Google, Microsoft Seek to Control Web Tracking

By Elizabeth Dwoskin

The end could be near for cookies, the tiny pieces of code that marketers deploy on Web browsers to track people’s online movements, serve targeted advertising and amass valuable user profiles.

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WSJ – Reed Albergotti And Jeffrey Sparshott – U.S. Says Firm Laundered Billions – 31 May 2013

https://encrypted-tbn1.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTgQBONows0hPeHvWrMWgWACTl8r1S1rGTX7DNERWt_p4Ph359_Digital-Currency Group Is Accused of Moving Illicit Cash for Hackers, Drug Dealers and Others

The money was virtual, but prosecutors say the crime was real.

Officials brought charges against a group of men who allegedly manufactured an Internet-based currency to launder about $6 billion in ill-gotten gains, a sign of authorities’ rising concern with digital cash.

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