{ "items": [ { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/bank-lending-to-the-real-economy/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/bank-lending-to-the-real-economy/", "title": "Bank Lending To The Real Economy", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:17:27+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:17:27+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_13.svg", "content": { "numbers": "12% EU bank assets", "text": "allocated t o lending to \"real\" economy firms", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/huge-banks/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/huge-banks/", "title": "Huge Banks", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:32:45+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T12:18:56+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_18.svg", "content": { "numbers": "13 mega banks", "text": "classified as global systemically important banks (G-SIB) in the EU", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/the-financial-lobby-machine/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/the-financial-lobby-machine/", "title": "The Financial Lobby Machine", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:09:22+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:34:02+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_11-1.svg", "content": { "numbers": "\u20ac120mn EU Lobby budget", "text": "Of financial firms - a most conservative estimate!", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/still-too-big-to-fail-european-g-sibs/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/still-too-big-to-fail-european-g-sibs/", "title": "Still Too Big To Fail: European G-SIBs", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:30:16+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:30:16+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_17.svg", "content": { "numbers": "50x average size", "text": "of large banks compared to average assets of medium-size banks", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/shadow-banking/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/shadow-banking/", "title": "Shadow Banking", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:28:39+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T12:18:08+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_16.svg", "content": { "numbers": "$45tn shadow banking", "text": "assets, using the narrowest measure", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/private-debt-mountain/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/private-debt-mountain/", "title": "Private Debt Mountain", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:26:01+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T11:49:40+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_15.svg", "content": { "numbers": "$100tn private debt", "text": "in the G20, without even counting lending to financial firms", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/small-or-alternative-banks/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/small-or-alternative-banks/", "title": "Small or Alternative Banks", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:13:10+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:14:03+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_19.svg", "content": { "numbers": "<3% EU bank assets ", "text": "Accounted for by small banks", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/incestuous-finance/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/incestuous-finance/", "title": "Incestuous Finance", 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"https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/passive-investing-the-market-knows/", "title": "Passive Investing \u2013 \u201cThe Market Knows\u201d", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:08:15+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:08:15+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_10-1.svg", "content": { "numbers": "38% managed equity assets", "text": "\"Passively manager\" - mostly by 3 giant asset managers", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/concentrated-corporate-ownership-and-control/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/concentrated-corporate-ownership-and-control/", "title": "Concentrated Corporate Ownership and Control", "date_published": "2019-06-05T15:06:37+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T15:06:37+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_09-1.svg", "content": { "numbers": "40% multinationals", "text": "Controlled by just 25 powerful multinationals, mostly financial firms", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/public-vs-private-wealth/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/public-vs-private-wealth/", "title": "Public vs. Private Wealth", "date_published": "2019-06-05T14:57:27+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T11:55:15+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_08-1.svg", "content": { "numbers": "~3x national income", "text": "the gap between private and public wealth", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/sustainable-and-responsible-investing/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/sustainable-and-responsible-investing/", "title": "Sustainable and Responsible Investing", "date_published": "2019-06-05T14:41:22+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-05T14:41:22+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_07.svg", "content": { "numbers": "< 7% financial assets", "text": "labelled Socially Responsible Investing (SRI)", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/financialisation-of-food/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/financialisation-of-food/", "title": "Financialisation of Food", "date_published": "2019-06-05T12:28:37+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T11:50:30+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_06.svg", "content": { "numbers": "98% derivative futures", "text": "end without physical exchange of commodities", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/financial-instability-from-climate-change/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/financial-instability-from-climate-change/", "title": "Financial 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"https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/too-many-mortgages/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/too-many-mortgages/", "title": "Too Many Mortgages!", "date_published": "2019-06-05T11:57:50+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T11:54:04+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_03.svg", "content": { "numbers": "15% EU bank assets", "text": "Lent to households for mortgages", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/inequality-household-wealth/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/inequality-household-wealth/", "title": "Inequality \u2013 Household Wealth", "date_published": "2019-06-05T11:48:42+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-06-06T11:51:56+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_02.svg", "content": { "numbers": "51.2% wealth", "text": "owned by the richest 10% of households", "level": "1" } }, { "id": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/household-financial-entanglement/", "url": "https://www.finance-watch.org/uf/household-financial-entanglement/", "title": "Household Financial Entanglement", "date_published": "2019-06-05T11:40:45+02:00", "date_modified": "2019-07-03T10:48:57+02:00", "author": "Finance Watch", "image": "https://www.finance-watch.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-06-04_FinanceWatch_INDICATOR-KeyNumbers_01-1.svg", "content": { "numbers": "\u20ac33.8tn financial assets", "text": "owned by households, mainly to access basic needs such as healthcare and pensions", "level": "1" } } ] }