Entries by Brian John Spencer from 06/2012

Super Mario LTROs 3: On Standby

| Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Politics

Perhaps this cartoon is jumping the gun a little, or maybe it's a glimpse into the future; but in any case here's my cartoon showing Super Mario Draghi taking some drastic long term refinancing action!

Spanish 'Bailout Lite' - The Fuse Still Burns

| Posted 06.12.2012 | UK Politics

With Greece preparing for a second go at electing a representative government this Sunday, all eyes have been fixed firmly on Spain and the funding woes of its banking system in recent weeks; but with economic indices and market confidence resuming their dip soon after last weekend's Spanish €100bn (£81bn) 'bailout lite', attention is now turning its eyes to Italy.

To Shake or Not to shake: Sinn Fein to Meet the Queen

| Posted 06.25.2012 | UK Politics

Last Friday's solution to the latest hand shake dilemma has laid the path for Wednesday 27 June 2012 to behold to the world a monumental handshake between Martin McGuinness and the Queen. A watershed event that will unequivocally change minds and lay an indelible landmark on Northern Ireland's long and winding avenue that has been the peace process.