Global Investing

from MacroScope:

Scams from Abuja to Reykjavik

March 4, 2010

It suffered the collapse of its currency, economy and banking system so being invoked in a version of the notorious Nigerian email scam is one of the smaller humiliations endured by Iceland.

Iceland for sale — collect in person

October 10, 2008

Iceland for saleIceland is for sale — on ebay.

It has great scenery and wildlife but the financial situation is in need of repair and a buyer must collect in person.

Icelandic saga spreads chill from freezer cabinets to soccer clubs

October 7, 2008

icelandic-glacier.jpgIt’s already on a geological fault line — now the economy of Iceland risksĀ being torn apart by the banking crisis.