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Four Horsemen is a bare-bones documentary about how we can restart the world’s economy. 23 international thinkers, government advisors and Wall Street money-men break their silence and explain their ideas on how to establish a moral and just society. This film takes a new look at the current economic climate without bashing bankers or taking sides. It just tells it like it is.
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The Rothschild Family - Puppet Masters - World's Only Trillionaires"Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes the laws." "We shall have World Government, whether or not we like it. The only question is whether World Government will be achieved by conquest or consent." ~ Rothschild
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The account behind maybe the best recipe ever created in finance: the Black-Scholes-Merton alternatives pricing model. Two of its creators were granted the Nobel Prize in Economic science in 1997. A yr. later their hedge fund Long Term capital Management (LTCM) had fallen in with stupefying losses of $ $ 100 billion dollars a result of substantial leveraging of a typical scheme.The Black-Scholes Recipe was deduced by noting that an investor can just double the payoff suitable call option by purchasing the underlying stock certificate and funding piece of the stock certificate purchase by borrowing. Only five variables were needed: the cost of the stock certificate; the usage toll of each pick; the riskless interest rate; and how much time to due date of a typical option. The only unobservable is the unpredictability of a typical underlying stock certificate cost.The problem with a theoretical account (which presumes the drive to use riskless arbitrage and active hedge in uninterrupted clip) is that it doesn’t consider how an alteration in marketplace dynamics (noticeably fluidity risk of exposure and default option) can impact overall marketplace opinion.This means the tolls of properties and assets can in some abrupt instances vary from what the rule says should keep. LTCM was brave and took a contrarian perspective. It took over still further from the face of a typical comprehended profitable effect. Instead the opposite materialized (things just kept getting worse day in day out).
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"The economic transformation of China has been electrifying. But with Europe teetering and the US plodding, can the biggest tiger of all keep on roaring? China’s super-rich certainly think they can.Outside a private Beijing nightclub Porsches, Maseratis and Ferraris compete for space. Inside the club is packed with the children of China’s super-rich enjoying a ‘palace’ themed party. China now has almost a million millionaires, six hundred billionaires, and the numbers keep growing at a staggering rate. As a reporter for the Hurun Report rich-list points out, they are a force to be reckoned with: “certainly we need to be aware of and understand this group.” Even more striking is the bravado of China’s super-rich, who feel that they can keep going from strength to strength. “I met an entrepreneur last week who said that if all goes to plan, in ten years time his business will be ten times the size it is now”. The focus is certainly on quick growth. Current projections say that in ten years time half the world’s billionaires will come from China. While there are warnings signs that the economic woes of Europe and the US will hit China, China’s super-rich don’t seem concerned. For some the hope is that the Chinese market will pick up the slack. For others, who have only known the good times, anything else is unthinkable: “if I have any spare money I buy sports cars.”"
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97% Owned looks at the economic and financial systems from a UK-perspective and explains the inner-workings of the banks and how money is made.Questions like ‘how is money made?’ and ‘who decides that more needs to be created?’ are some of the questions that the filmmakers tries to answer. In this film, we learn how the public is basically held hostage by the global financial institutions with threats of economic collapse, and how banks can fail.This documentary also explores alternative currencies, peer-to-peer finances and small scale banking, as ways to bypass the large, global banking systems.
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‘The iPod Revolution’ gives a succinct yet all encompassing snapshot of how Apple was infused with a new life in the hands of the legendary Steve Jobs and took the world by storm by redefining the music industry and taking over the mp3 market creating an entry barrier for the rest of the players.Steve Job’s foresight made the digital music revolution bigger than anyone could envisage. Apple currently has the largest online music store apart from being the market leader of digital players; to date Apple holds over an 85% market share for electronic music and has sold over half a billion tracks.The foundation and strength of this company is Innovation and beating the expectations of what the common man could only dream of! It seems ironical now that the idea of iPods was initially rejected by most of the companies given that they considered it to be just an overpriced CD player!The reason for Apple’s success can be attributed to its streamline packaging integrating both the player and music together. It is not just the product but also the marketing strategy that Apple followed that ensured that Apple retains its market leadership and keeps a very high entry-barrier for all other players in the market.
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Mr. Joseph had been lecturing about the unsustainability of the economy based on money – on the consumer cyclical, planned obsolescence, corporate malfeasance and the piles of toxic waste.It’s time to wake up, sang, speaking solemnly through a wireless clip-on microphone. The doomsday scenario, the large contraction, which could be happening now. The system of monetary exchange is – in the face of advancing technology – completely obsolete.Z-Day events taking place from New England to New Zealand, but this was the big one: the carp going on with the marquee names.There in the crowd, was Jacque Fresco, an industrial designer and engineering guru of what people call without irony of the movement. Mr. Fresco, a dwarf of 93 years old, sat with his partner, Roxanne Meadows, smiling self-effacingly.Although they were never actually shown – like most of those present had seen several times – Mr. Two films from Peter Joseph, Zeitgeist, the Movie and Zeitgeist: Addendum, were the backdrop of the night online documentaries have been, say, 50 million people around the world.
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Zhongshan, Guangdong province: Many young farm workers are busy on orders next year. They work day and night, repeating monotonous tasks like machines, they have to finish their tasks to the highest speed, as the maximum production per unit of time means that they will make as much money as possible, but in fact, is even thinner. While the numbers of many umbrellas in various colors and styles that have no idea how much you make an umbrella for others.Yiwu, Zhejiang province, with an advantageous geographical location the city a chance to become the world’s factory connect foreland and the world market. The local farmers’ land were expropriated for economic improvement. A few lucky people in the area were offset by considerable loss of land. Some of them are dedicated to wholesale umbrellas in the huge new building, called the largest market of small commodity. Now are the new rich and their lifestyle has changed almost completely, seems to be no longer any term relationship between farmers and their current status.
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"In this special program broadcast by Discovery Channel, viewers gain an exclusive glimpse at the extraordinary life of four men who have made millions of people making their mark across the Middle East.Meet Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Hamad Al Nahyan, who is one of the collections of the world’s most exclusive cars. Has spent more than € 20 million to build a great collection of all imaginable vehicle and then proceeded to build a pyramid in the desert of garage at 200 of them. But his passion for engines does not stop there and he has designed and built everything from a full sized Noah’s Ark of a fleet of amphibious vehicles.Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Dubai Al Maktoum wants to change the face of motor sport forever. As a senior member of the ruling family of Dubai has used its influence and money to establish the new A1 Grand Prix as a rival to the F1 circuit. It has injected a substantial amount of his own money in the estimate of € 320 million initial costs, not to mention the cash prize of 55 million euros for the first three seasons."
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"‘The Crash of 1929’ recounts the chain of events and life during the 1920s that led to the economic boom of that fabulous decade.By 1929, Charles Mitchell, President of the National City Bank (which would become Citibank), had popularized the idea of selling stock and high yield bonds directly to smaller investors. Mitchell and a very small group of bankers, brokers, and speculators manipulated the stock market, grew wealthy, and their successes made them folk heroes of the day; this film shows the viewers that era through the descriptions and experiences of their descendants.The daughter-in-law of Jesse Livermore, a Wall Street insider, describes how Jesse drove around town in one of six yellow Rolls Royces, had two yachts, private railway car and five homes, including an apartment on Fifth Avenue he bought to have a place where he could change clothes for the theater!While the market was rising, there were very few critics and it was predicted that America would soon enter a time when there would be no more poverty, no more depressions — a “New Era” when everyone could be rich; but what happened was that it only made the rich, richer!"