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Goldman CEO: Why Our Workers Don't Mind If They Get A Pay Cut

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc can cut pay dramatically and maintain staff when times are tough because it pays so well in go...


Posted 03.01.2013 | Business

Goldman Sachs' partners ball is back: for the first time since 2006, the investment bank held its lavish black-tie gala for partners, according to a r...

Goldman Staffers Are Probably Panicking Right Now

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2013 | Business

By Lauren Tara LaCapra Jan 17 (Reuters) - Top executives at Goldman Sachs have been considering deep cuts to staffing levels and pay ...

Goldman Scraps Controversial Bonus Plan

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2013 | Business

* Goldman scraps plan to exploit lower UK tax - source * Mervyn King says Goldman plan was "depressing" * King warns pla...

How Goldman Is Helping Its Bankers Avoid Taxes

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc is considering delaying bonus payments in the U.K. until after April 6, when the top rate of income tax ...

Last Night, I Dreamed That I Was Goldman Sachs' Social Media Manager...

April Rudin | Posted 07.10.2012 | Media
April Rudin

One of the stories pinging around on the Internet a couple of weeks ago was Goldman Sachs' plan to hire a social media community manager. While most c...

Bankers Win Court Battle To Get $64 Million In Crisis-Era Bonuses

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.09.2012 | Business

It seems like a law of the universe: Water flows downhill, and bankers eventually get their bonuses. A group of 104 London investment bankers won a...

Conflicts: No Ambiguity

Peter J. Solomon | Posted 06.02.2012 | Business
Peter J. Solomon

In The Partnership: The Making of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein defines Goldman Sachs' view of conflicts, but his concept of the relationship between an advisor and its clients is alien to the tenets of trust and fiduciary obligations.

Interview With a Philosopher: A Conversation With Keith Wyma and Tobin Senefeld on Goldman Sachs

Tom Morris | Posted 05.21.2012 | Business
Tom Morris

If Aristotle ran Goldman Sachs, what sort of press do you think the company would be getting these days? How would employees, past and present, describe their culture?

Goldman Scandal

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Goldman Sachs Employees On Bonus Day: 'It's A Bloodbath'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.20.2012 | Business

Reports are creeping out that yesterday's bonus day wasn't all fun and games at America's most iconic investment bank. Goldman's profits fell in 2...

Pay For Goldman Sachs Employees Has Little To Do With Performance

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.23.2012 | Business

Goldman Sachs isn't likely to garner much public favor when it announces its earnings this week, as forecasts predict that the bank will boost the sha...

Balancing the Budget, Looking for Simple Answers

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Steven Friedman

To cut costs you need to trim the big ticket items. Unfortunately, serious discussions about the budget and dramatic actions aren't going to raise re-election coffers or make politicians popular.

Regulators May Force Wall Street To Defer Half Of Executives' Bonuses, Wall Street Journal Reports

Reuters | Ben Klayman and Will Dunham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - U.S. regulators will propose that major financial firms defer at least half of bonuses paid to top executives for at least three years, th...

Charlie, What's It Like Inside the Club?

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Steven Friedman

The world is full of clubs. Two countries have about 95% of the estimated nuclear weapons in the small club of nuclear countries. The world's four wealthiest countries have about half the global economy.

Bill Lucey

Goldman Sachs Grilled By Lawmakers Over Wall Street Practices | Bill Lucey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Sen. Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate Permanent Subcommittee came out swinging on Tuesday, tearing into Goldman Sachs executives about whether their...

Coloradans Challenging Wall Street on Main Street This Week

T.A. Taylor-Hunt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
T.A. Taylor-Hunt

The sidewalk outside the Wells Fargo Bank office at 17th & Broadway in Denver will host two Main Street actions in support of strong financial reform legislation in the U.S. Senate.

Will Goldman Sachs's CEO Appear On Oprah? It's Been Discussed

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Instead of another politically-charged appearance before Congress, some at Goldman Sachs are suggesting that CEO Lloyd Blankfein make a visit to Oprah...

Shadow Elite: Goldman Sachs - Fraud Is Not the Scandal

Linda Keenan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Keenan

Americans justifiably furious with Wall Street conduct, and the havoc it's caused, might be comforted by news that regulators are taking Goldman Sachs to court, alleging fraud. They shouldn't be.

Is Being Anti-Goldman Sachs Being Anti-American?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

The real scandal of the entire bailout mess was how money was funneled through AIG to pay "counterparties" like Goldman Sachs 100 cents on the dollar.

Jon Stewart Takes On Goldman Sachs Fraud Case (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

After some obligatory jabs at Jim Cramer last night, Jon Stewart took some time to break down the recent Goldman Sachs fraud case, in which in which t...

Goldman Sachs: Too Big For Jail?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

Just because the SEC filed a lawsuit, it doesn't mean they will win. Goldman Sachs could easily prevail. Before we start breaking out the champagne, let's look at what is actually going on.

Goldman Sachs and the Luxury of No Risk

Ronald Ricker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ronald Ricker

For Goldman Sachs crime does in fact pay - and very well. Today, Goldman Sachs was charged with defrauding investors -- $1 billion worth of fraud discovered so far.

The Fallacy of the Talented Tenth

John Feffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Feffer

When will we wean ourselves of the delusion that a talented tenth - be they entrepreneurs or technocrats or pundits - will deliver us from poverty and the other ills of the world?

Goldman Sachs Perks: Children Of Execs Get Big Paychecks, According To Filing | Michaele Leder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Under the section titled "Certain Relationships and Other Transactions," [Goldman Sachs's] filing notes that "a child" of Mr. Blankfein -- the filing ...