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Goldman Sachs Settlement: A Reader's Outrage

Iris Mack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Iris Mack

Seems almost everyone I talk to these days is very outraged over the corruption in the financial system.

Don't Let Goldman Sachs Off the Hook

Zach Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Zach Carter

We want Fed money to be fueling business and consumer lending -- we don't want it to be encouraging gambling in the securities and derivatives casinos.

Goldman Sachs Clears the Air

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Why exactly is Goldman permitted to be classified as a 'bank holding company,' enjoying all the benefits and access to government programs that such categorization entails without upholding its societal responsibility?

'Volcker Rule': Goldman Sachs And Others Could Lose Their Bank Status

ft.com | Chrystia Freeland and Francesco Guerrera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Goldman Sachs and other banks should give up their bank status if they want to avoid the ban on proprietary trading proposed by the White House, Paul ...

Goldman Turns Into a Financial Frankenstein While the Fed Snoozes Away

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Goldman was not assisted by the government to become a voracious and even heftier investment bank. Rather, one can presume that the government's assistance was to prevent systemic failure.

Goldman Sachs Vanity Fair Profile: Bank Can 'Practically Mint Money' And 'Never Loses'

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In what constitutes a compendium of anti-Goldman Sachs charges, Vanity Fair's Bethany McLean has delivered some of the best reporting on the bank sinc...

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein: Our Employees Among The Most Productive In The World

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For those concerned about how Goldman Sachs is set to bring in record-breaking profits while the broader economy remains downright stalled, there is o...

2010 Will be Challenging for Goldman Sachs

Dear John Thain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dear John Thain

Although it has survived the credit crisis, paid back the treasury in short order, and continues to make money, Goldman's future looks to be very rocky.