Links: 2013-03-19

Sorry for the number of links today. It is a bit overkill. But there is just a huge amount of information pouring out about Cyprus which is very relevant to anyone interested in the EU, which should be anyone that cares about investing or the global economy.
News links for 19 Mar 2013
Banks ‘capital’ requirements. What’s the beef? « PRIME ECONOMICS
"So when banks squeal about ‘capital requirements’ – they are really squealing about any attempt by regulators to limit their ability to borrow recklessly and with little of their own equity.Not that regulators are trying to do that.Like ships that pass in the night, bankers and regulators speak at cross purposes.For when e.g. Basel regulators drone on about ‘capital requirements’ – they’re invariably talking about ensuring that banks hold a ...


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