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Andrew Hall

Strike A Pose, Atomic Orbit

Posted 10.25.2012 | Arts

Photographer Andrew Hall is an artist with a soft spot for atomic orbits. And one of his recent projects, a series of long-exposure snapshots, is dedi...

Legendary Trader's Fund Takes Huge Oil Losses

Posted 07.09.2011 | Business

NEW YORK - The flagship commodity fund run by top Phibro trader Andrew Hall suffered a 12 percent fall last week as oil prices tumbled, a fund inv...

Pay Czar's Pay Limits Didn't Drive Most Execs Away | ERIC DASH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For months, Wall Street banks and the troubled automakers feverishly protested that their top executives would flee if they were not lavishly rewarded...

Huge Compensation Packages Should Be Approved by Stockholders

Michael Blumenfield, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Blumenfield, M.D.

The owners of the company should have something to say before executives are given multimillion dollar compensations. You would think that this would be the case now.

Kenneth Feinberg, 'Pay Czar' fingerprints on Citi move to sell Phibro

Yahoo! News | Steve Eder and Karey Wutkowski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- The U.S. government's "pay czar" played a critical role in Citigroup's(C.N) decision to sell off its lucrative commod...

Citigroup's Phibro Unit To Be Sold To Occidental

AP | CHRIS KAHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Occidental Petroleum will buy Citigroup's oil and gas trading unit Phibro for $250 million, the companies said Friday Citigroup Inc....

Regulating Systemic Risk and Banker Compensation Will Not Fix What Is Broken on Wall Street

David Paul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Paul

The incentives to make big bets and take big risks has survived, but without the accountability. Today, the US Treasury and the Fed are trying to hold the pieces together. But why?

Citigroup's $100M Pay Package Eyed By Pay Czar | STEPHEN LABATON and ERIC DASH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Citigroup is planning to claim that an energy trader who is due to receive compensation of $100 million this year should be exempt from...

Citigroup May Turn Loose Its $100M Man | ERIC DASH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Will Citigroup turn loose its $100 million man, Andrew J. Hall? After putting out feelers to sell its Phibro commodities business, including a brie...

$100 Million Payday Poses Problem For Pay Czar | DAVID SEGAL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a few weeks, the Treasury Department's czar of executive pay will have to answer this $100 million question: Should Andrew J. Hall get his bonus? ...

Big Bonuses Are Back On Wall St. (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

He owns a 1,000-year-old castle. He's could get a $100 million bonus this year. And, believe it or not, he works for a bank that's 33 percent owned by...