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Obama’s Swiss Banker
The WASHIGTON FREE BEACON ^ | April 24, 2012 | By Andrew Stiles

Posted on 04/24/2012 4:00:35 PM PDT by Brad from Tennessee

One of President Obama’s largest financial backers is a key executive at the largest Swiss bank in the world, complicating his criticism of presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

Robert Wolf is president of Swiss financial giant UBS Investment Bank and chairman of UBS Americas. He has been one of Obama’s most prolific fundraisers dating back to 2006, when the former Senator from Illinois initiated his run for the White House.

Wolf has bundled more than $500,000 for the president’s reelection, campaign records show. He is but one of many wealthy bankers Obama has turned to in an effort to win a second term.

According to campaign reporter John Heilemann, Obama and Wolf first met in December 2006 in a conference room owned by liberal billionaire George Soros, who is currently embroiled in a domestic dispute with his 31-year-old ex-girlfriend. . .

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Wolf may be the bag man for foreign entities willing to pay cash for favors from the White House and the Chicago-based cabal who pulls the strings.
1 posted on 04/24/2012 4:00:37 PM PDT by Brad from Tennessee
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To: Brad from Tennessee

Hypocrit!


2 posted on 04/24/2012 4:46:08 PM PDT by vpintheak (Occupy your Brain!)
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To: Brad from Tennessee
Swiss bank UBS AG UBSN.VX +1.90% has said it has been granted partial immunity by certain regulators, including the U.S. Justice Department, in return for cooperating with the investigation. (Excerpt) Read more at online.wsj.com ...-------Barclays Chairman Agius Resigns WSJ Online ^ | 7/2/12 | JESSICA HODGSON Posted on Monday, July 02, 2012 8:48:13 AM by Kartographer
3 posted on 07/05/2012 9:12:29 PM PDT by piasa (Attitude adjustments offered here free of charge)
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To: Brad from Tennessee

UBS was responsible for illegally transferring between $4 to $5 billion to states designated by the U.S. as sponsors of terrorism between 1996 and 2004. -———HIZBOLLAH VICTIMS BRING HISTORIC CIVIL SUIT AGAINST MEGA-BANK, IMRA ^ | 5-12-08 Posted on Monday, May 12, 2008 7:10:03 PM by SJackson


4 posted on 07/05/2012 9:54:41 PM PDT by piasa (Attitude adjustments offered here free of charge)
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