Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Criminal Gang Link Forces Out 500 Euro Note

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Sky News
Thursday, May 13, 2010

Banks and foreign exchange bureaux in Britain have stopped issuing 500 euro banknotes after 90% of them were found to be linked to tax evasion, terrorism or other crimes.

According to the Serious Organised Crime Agency (Soca), which secretly co-ordinated the voluntary move by banknote wholesalers last month, there is “no credible legitimate use” for the note in the UK.

(ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW)

It said most of the high-value 500 euro notes, worth more than £426 each, are instead being used by criminals who want to discreetly transport large quantities of cash.

An adult male can stuff and swallow 150,000 euros and 20,000 euros can be hidden in a cigarette packet.

Full story here.

This article was posted: Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 7:38 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

FEATURED VIDEOS
Walmart Death Camps for Martial Law Takeover? (Debunked) See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

U.S. Army FORCES Cadets to Wear High Heels to Promote Feminist Campaign See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2015 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.