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Greece is the word

I receive a few infographics and don't publish all of them, but found this one from Eazy Cash very interesting.  It portrays the current situation in Greece, which we all know has been suffering badly from the Sovereign Debt crisis and subsequent economic fallout.  Key headlines include:

  • 50% of young people are unemployed;
  • Greek people can only withdraw a maximum of €60 per day from their bank accounts;
  • The actual income earned by a typical Greek citizen is 92% higher than the income reported to the government;; and
  • Athens owes €200 billion in loans.

For those interested, here's the low-down:

Lessons from the Greek Economic Crisis - An Infographic

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Chris Skinner is best known as an independent commentator on the financial markets through his blog, the Finanser.com, as author of the bestselling book Digital Bank, and Chair of the European networking forum the Financial Services Club. He has been voted one of the most influential people in banking by The Financial Brand (as well as one of the best blogs), a FinTech Titan (Next Bank), one of the Fintech Leaders you need to follow (City AM, Deluxe and Jax Finance), as well as one of the Top 40 most influential people in financial technology by the Wall Street Journal’s Financial News. To learn more click here...

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