Exchange Controls

Gold Prohibition & Capital Controls – Can It Happen Again?

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Imagine waking up on Sunday morning and finding out that a particular financial asset is now illegal to own… a prohibition on gold. You, as a private citizen, can no longer own gold coins, bullion, or gold certificates. Donโ€™t worryโ€ฆ

Banking in Lebanon: A Cautionary Tale


Banking in Lebanon used to be seen as a status symbol. It was home to solid banks with good reputations that offered customers stability (and banking secrecy) in a shaky part of the world. But banking in Lebanon is changing.โ€ฆ

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