Some time ago I posted an article about methods used by banks to influence and govern the world. Some of you may have put that between conspiracy theories. For proving my point I got my hands on very interesting report. “The Network of Global Corporate Control”. Prepared by Swiss organisation lead by James Glattfelder and Stefano Battistona. Since 2007 till 2011 they investigated capital connections from 43 thousand global corporations. Below I present their results.
From over 30 million companies found in the Orbis database they chose 43,060 supranational corporations from 116 countries. From these 40 thousand over 5 thousand operate in global stock exchanges.
Over 600,000 analysed nodes link production, trade, managerial and ownership networks. For instance, the Coca-Cola Company is a parent of a Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling which in turn owns shares in a Coca-Cola Beverages Austria. This example is a simplification. In most of the cases it looks like this:..