Tufte’s Law: Never trust the legacy media to correctly report important economic and financial details; always double check.
I quoted the haircut imposed on deposits over 100K that I posted the other day from Reuters. Here is the correct version from The Telegraph:
- 3 out of 8 euros are converted into (close to worthless) equity.
- 2 out of 8 euros will no long pay interest of any sort.
- 3 out of 8 euros will still pay interest that is deferred indefinitely (no doubt, if you withdraw it now, you lose any chance at your interest).