We should always be suspicious when Goldman is mentioned in any context.
Now we see that another Goldmanite is being touted for the Governor of the Bank of England. When all the central banks in the West are run by Goldmanites, then we will surely know that we are royally screwed! We only suspect it now.
Goldman's O'Neill tipped to join Bank governor raceBy Simon English - The Independent
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Goldman Sachs takeover of Europe: All these people are Goldman Sachs employees or former Goldman Sachs employees (with the exception of Papademos).
Karel Van Miert: Former EU competition commissioner.
Otmar Issing: Former board member of Bundesbank and the ECB helped create the Euro
Mario Draghi: Head of the European Central Bank
Petros Christodoulou: Head of Greece's debt management agency
Lucas Papademos: Prime minister of Greece, Ran the Central Bank of Greece at the time of the controversial derivative deal with Goldman that enabled Greece to hide the size of its debts.
Mario Monti: Prime minister of Italy
Antonio Borges: until recently head of the IMFs European department.
Peter Sutherland: Attorney General Ireland
Outside Europe:Read the article here
Mark Carney: Governor, Bank of Canada
Henry Paulson: United States Secretary of the Treasury
Robert Zoellick: President of the World Bank
Virtually everyone connected with finance and financial regulation in the US.
It looks like someone has been paid off or threatened to ensure that this appointment goes through. It hasn't even been advertised yet and already the GS spin machine is working. If GS get this appointment take all your money out the bank, it'll be safer. Everything in the country will end up privatised.