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EU ministers to move forward on transaction tax – Telegraph

In Economy, Nonsense on March 13, 2012 at 08:11

EU minister to discuss transaction tax

EU ministers to move forward on transaction tax 

The Paris-inspired financial transactions tax (FTT) is aimed at making financial institutions pay their way in future after banks benefited heavily from taxpayer bailouts when the sub-prime mortgage meltdown in the United States triggered the 2008 global financial crisis.

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