Who burned our money?

In their new book, financial journalist Hans-Lothar Merten and lawyer Johannes Fiala provide the basic knowledge about dubious financial products. Financial offerings have become more global, complex and opaque. Information is the only way for investors not to be helplessly at the mercy of advisors. In about 200 articles from A like “Abassiert – wie […]

Corruption, tax fraud and financial dilettantes

“Who burned our money?” exposes fraudulent schemes in the financial system   “An all-finance authority like BaFin truly experiences a lot in the course of a year – including nasty surprises. But the subprime crisis that hit us in mid-2007 dwarfs anything we have seen before. Clever financial engineers exploited national and international supervisory loopholes, […]