Hypo Group: “The People are Really Pissed Off“

People ♦ Published: March 28, 2014; 18:12 ♦ (Vindobona)

According to Werner Kogler, financial spokesman and deputy party leader of the Austrian Greens, the Hypo commission appointed by the government is an “intolerable escape attempt”.

The irresponsible behavior of the Austrian government is reason for the population's indignation. / Picture: © Wikipedia / JJ55 (30 March 2008)

In an interview with Austrian daily WirtschaftsBlatt, Kogler once again demands the establishing of a parliamentary investigation committee to examine the nationalization of the ailing banking group and is confident it will eventually happen.

As a democratic controlling instrument Kogler considers the appointment of a governmental commission insuffient. “The whole thing is…