* ZABA is the
abbreviated name of "Zagrebacka banka;"
* ZABARA is a
symbol under which "Zagrebacka banka" shares are traded on the
Zagreb Stock Exchange;
('baraba' means 'knave,' 'hoodlum,' 'crook') is a new word that
refers to the people who have stolen ZABA shares from their true
owners, the Croatian state and the Croatian people, and who are
currently holding them.
webpage documents how global banking giants
S.p.A. (Milan, Italy) and
have combined to defraud genuine shareholders of Croatia's largest
bank, Zagrebacka banka A.D. (ZABA for short), through
an illegal takeover, bringing, as a result, false value to their own
shares worldwide and, thereby, endangering their own shareholders.
documents how Big 6 accounting firms,
Coopers, helped make it happen, and how reputable investment
banks, Credit Suisse - First Boston and
Wasserstein (DKW), prepared the way by, to say the least, sloppy
and irresponsible due diligence.
Finally, the webpage shows the history of a damaged ZABA
shareholder's legal battle against this criminal act, the extensive
media coverage accompanying it, and the latest updates in the