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Is Davos Credible?

Benjamin T. Solomon | Posted 01.26.2016 | Politics
Benjamin T. Solomon

Do you remember anyone at Davos discussing how to avoid another Wall Street Crash of 2008, in past years? No. Or how can our "elite" bankers build a more stable financial infrastructure? No.

Morgan Stanley CEO Doesn't Believe More Bankers Should Have Gone To Jail For Financial Crisis

Reuters | Lauren Tara LaCapra | Posted 05.06.2014 | Business

By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK, May 6 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley Chief Executive James Gorman said on Tuesday that he does not believe more banker...

Big Bank CEO Doesn't Think He'll Live Very Long, Apparently

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 09.11.2013 | Business

Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman apparently does not think that he, or Charlie Rose, or maybe any of the rest of us, have much longer to live. In a ...

Bank CEO Takes Big Pay Cut

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley Chief Executive Officer James Gorman received lower compensation for 2012 after profits declined but the bank showed progr...

Bank CEO: Wall St. 'Has Been Getting Well-Rewarded For Not Doing A Good Job'

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.23.2013 | Business

There’s at least one big bank CEO admitting, again and again, that Wall Street has a pay problem. In an interview with Bloomberg TV from the Swi...

Ben Hallman

Morgan Stanley CEO Pushes 'Fiscal Cliff' Bipartisanship As Bank Lobbies For Tax Breaks | Ben Hallman | Posted 11.29.2012 | Business

James Gorman, Morgan Stanley's chief executive, wrote a note to his 16,000 employees this week to urge them to pressure their elected congressional re...

Tech Darling Not So Darling Anymore

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 10.19.2012 | Business

Mark Gongloff is off the newsletter this morning, so today's 7.5 Things are brought to you by Jillian Berman. Thing One: Google's Big Mistake: Oop...

Morgan Stanley CEO: Wall Street Pay 'Way Too High'

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.05.2012 | Business

Apparently even Wall Street executives think Wall Street bankers get paid too much. That's the opinion of financial industry veteran Morgan Stanley...

Major Bank 'Maniacally' Focused On Cost Cuts, CEO Says

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2012 | Business

* M Stanley will meet $500 mln cost-cut goal in 2012 -CEO * Merging data centers, wealth management units to save money ...

Morgan Stanley CEO: Bank Worked '100 Percent WIthin The Rules' On Facebook IPO

Posted 05.30.2012 | Business

The chief of the bank that some say had a hand in botching Facebook's IPO isn't apologizing for anything. James Gorman, chairman and CEO of Morgan ...

Morgan Stanley To Adjust Thousands Of Trades After Botched Faceook IPO

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

By Joseph A. Giannone May 24 (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley will adjust thousands of trades to ensure outstanding limit orders to sell wi...

Protesters Occupy Shareholder Meeting At Major Bank

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | Business

* Gorman faces tough questions from protesters * Shareholders approve pay and director proposals * Chants drown out vote...

One CEO's Lonely Quest To Restore Wall Street's Honor

Bloomberg | William D. Cohan | Posted 04.17.2012 | Business

Bloomberg View: There has been a noticeable dearth of leadership on Wall Street after the financial crisis. Where are the senior executives will...

Morgan Stanley CEO To Disgruntled Workers: 'If You're Really Unhappy, Just Leave'

Posted 03.27.2012 | Business

The CEO of one of the country's largest investment banks has some choice words for any employees upset about the prospect of a smaller paycheck this y...

Banks Have Bigger Worries Than Occupy Wall Street

Charles Gasparino | Posted 12.04.2011 | Business
Charles Gasparino

The Wall Street protesters and their barely discernible message that seems to want to hold bankers accountable for the 2008 financial collapse is attracting lots of press attention, but inside the big firms, senior executives have barely noticed.

Does Morgan Stanley's James "Don't Call Me Jim" Gorman Have What it Takes?

Charles Gasparino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Charles Gasparino

There are worries that James Gorman and his PR handlers are spending way too much time convincing people he's a serious CEO to compensate for his serious lack of the right kind of experience to run a major investment bank.

Wall Street Titans Jockey Over AIG Stock Sale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (By Ben Berkowitz) - Some of the top bankers in the United States flocked to a midtown Manhattan law firm on Thursday to make a pitch for man...

Morgan Stanley Reportedly Shrinking Bonuses This Year

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BANGALROE: Morgan Stanley is planning to pay out 10 to 25 percent less bonus this year to its employees, owing to volatile market conditions, the Wall...

Wall Street's Latest Gold Rush? The Booming China Market

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters, By Steve Eder and Denny Thomas ) - Morgan Stanley (MS.N) chief executive James Gorman wasn't going to miss his chance. It...

Are Barack Obama and JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon Breaking Up?

The Breakup | Noam Scheiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ll of which is to say, if anyone should be attending a state dinner these days, it's Dimon, whom The New York Times once dubbed "President Obama's fa...

Biggest Paychecks In Finance 2009: SEE Who Was Paid The Most (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Who got the biggest pay package in finance this year? Chances are you've never heard of many of the top earners. In a year marked by high unemplo...

Some Advice for Mr. Gorman

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

Hello, sir. I know you don't start until January, and I'm sure there are a lot of people giving you guidance today, but I thought I'd offer a few tips as you prepare to ascend to the top slot at Morgan Stanley.

Sam Stein

Bailed-Out Firms Distributing Cash Rewards: "Please Do Not Call It A Bonus" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two Wall Street firms that received at least $60 billion in government bailout funds will be rewarding their financial advisers with controversial ret...

Morgan Stanley Executive Ousted After Trading Loss

New York Times | LANDON THOMAS Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Morgan Stanley, its reputation battered over a recent $3.7 billion subprime trading loss, has become the latest Wall Street firm to force the retireme...