Haven’t done a video rant in ages and over the past few days this story has been on my mind so now seems to be the perfect time to share it.
Note : In the video I refer to the ‘final debate’; I mean of course the Third Democratic debate slated for September.
First round – yay! Second round – meh.
Here are the Colbert clips I mention in the video…
“We continue to expand our macroprudential framework to ensure we have the right tools to manage potential risks to financial stability and the addition of the Systemic Risk Buffer will be an important tool for us in building a resilient banking system with sufficient capital buffers to absorb these structural shocks.”
[translation : “We want you to forget this mess is partly our fault by pointing to Brexit and using intentionally complicated economic jargon”]Article in Journal.ie by Cormac Fitzgerald : “Hard Brexit could cause house prices to fall, Central Bank warns“