Posts tagged 'Anglo Tapes'

Irish blood is boiling: the second installment

It’s round-two of the Irish Independent’s release of the Anglo tapes — the recorded gigglings of Anglo Irish boss David Drumm and a colleague or two during the bailout of Ireland’s most borked bank. It follows Monday’s recordings of Anglo luring the state into pumping €7bn into the bank.

As the boys said:

Indeed. Read more

Irish banking, blood will boil edition

That’s a snippet from the Anglo Tapes. Paul Williams and team at Ireland’s Independent have obtained tape recordings of conference calls held inside Anglo Irish Bank as it sought taxpayer funds to stave off collapse in September 2008. The mix of frivolity and cynicism here is astonishing. Read more