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The collapse in stock markets and the surge in the migrants flooding into Europe captured August headlines. There are many underlying causes for each phenomenon, all linked. Unprecedented flows of illicit money are damaging most economies. Investors are fleeing this, as are migrants.
Two years ago, while watching the stock market collapse, I thought the following: look at that! billions lost! and among those billions, some of my millions. This was a joke, but not a joke.