Canada's economy has been feeling almost festive lately. Not so long ago it was very different, as the world weathered an economic crisis brought on mainly by misconduct in the financial industry. Do better times mean the banks have learned their lessons? Not hardly, veteran investigative journalist Nick Fillmore finds, in this series of investigative reports for The Tyee.
In This Series
And the next crash is waiting to happen. First in an occasional series.
Big banks challenge governments for power and influence. Second in a series.
Greed and corruption are setting us up for another crash. Part of a series.
How banks play Russian roulette with our financial security. Part of a series.
Harper and Flaherty want to 'bail-in' banks with customers' money. Part of a series.
From Bitcoins to credit unions, how not to get hosed in the next financial crash. Last in a series.