09 February 2014

Report of 'Intense Investigation' Into London Death of JPM VP

It will be interesting to see if this 'intense investigation' actually reveals anything of substance.

It might have been something inadvertent, or a suicide.  There was a suicide of another prominent financier in London just two days earlier there as well.  Perhaps it is a contagion.

Or just more collateral damage from the financialised, predatory economic environment I like to call The Hunger Games

And may the odds be ever in your favor.

Suspicious Death of JPMorgan Vice President, Gabriel Magee, Under Investigation in London
By Pam Martens
February 9, 2014

London Police have confirmed that an official investigation is underway into the death of a 39-year old JPMorgan Vice President whose body was found on the 9th floor rooftop of a JPMorgan building in Canary Wharf two weeks ago.

The news reports at the time of the incident of Gabriel (Gabe) Magee’s “non suspicious” death by “suicide” resulting from his reported leap from the 33rd level rooftop of JPMorgan’s European headquarters building in London have turned out to be every bit as reliable as CEO Jamie Dimon’s initial response to press reports on the London Whale trading scandal in 2012 as a “tempest in a teapot.”

An intense investigation is now underway into the details of exactly how Magee died and why his death was so quickly labeled “non suspicious.” An upcoming Coroner’s inquest will reveal the details of that investigation.

It’s becoming clear that when JPMorgan tells us “nothing to see here, move along,” that’s the precise time we need to bring in the blood hounds and law enforcement with the guts to get past this global behemoth’s army of lawyers who have a penchant for taking over investigations and producing their own milquetoast reports of what happened...

Read the entire story here.