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Draghi: ECB Didn’t Give Privileged Information to Fund Managers Wall Street Journal
Osborne’s bank profit claim challenged Financial Times
EU issues final warning to Greece as last-ditch talks achieve nothing Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
IMF quits Greece talks amid ‘air of unreality’ as deal unravels Financial Times
IMF Team Leaves Brussels After Making No Progress on Greek Deal Bloomberg. One contact claims the IMF team hiked out not to send a message to Greece as much as to get a loss guarantee from the European creditors. I am skeptical that even if true this would come to pass but we’ll see soon enough.
UPDATE 1-Despite IMF walkout, Greece hopes for deal on June 18 Reuters. Well, at least they got the memo that the drop dead date is earlier than June 30.
Greece, a Financial Zombie State New York Times. Editorial.
Why Sen is right about what is being done to Greece mainly macro
Russian Groups Crowdfund the War in Ukraine New York Times
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
The market for your personal data is maturing Cathy O’Neil
Big Data: An Alternate Reason for Hacks Past and Future? Marcy Wheeler
Why the Founding Fathers Would Oppose Fast Track Counterpunch
Are feds deliberately delaying migration deal to keep kids, mothers behind bars? McClatchy (Chuck L)
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Pimco Sold Itself Some Bonds Matt Levine, Bloomberg
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