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Bury the Export-Import Bank: Reduce Federal Liabilities, Increase Economic Fairness

Doug Bandow | Posted 07.22.2015 | Politics
Doug Bandow

The Export-Import Bank died when its charter expired at the end of June. After 81 years, what is commonly known as Boeing's Bank headed toward Washington's trash bin.

Mega-Banking's "Lipstick Summit"

Joel Sucher | Posted 07.20.2015 | Politics
Joel Sucher

They were summoned and most did come, traipsing over to the 51st floor of the Bank of America Tower in lower Manhattan. Others in distant climes signed on to a secure conference line.

A Eulogy for Jimmy Lee

Jamie Dimon | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business
Jamie Dimon

James B. Lee. Jimmy Lee. Jimmy. If you could see what all of us here can see in this sacred place -- the sea of people here to pay their respects from all walks of your life. More importantly, if you could feel the outpouring of deep love that you always cherished, you would be the happiest person on earth.

Remember the Old Days When Bad Guys Robbed Banks?

Ira Kalb | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

It used to be that bad guys, called bank robbers, robbed banks. Now the banks are robbing us. Authorities just fined five of the world's largest global banks $5.7 billion for rigging benchmark interest rates. This brings the tally of fines assessed seven top banks in Europe and the US to roughly $10 billion.

Don't Be Fooled by Bogus 'Harvard' Paper

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 05.04.2015 | Politics
Dennis M. Kelleher

Wall Street and its allies are once again pretending to care about community banks while trying to roll back financial reform to help, you guessed it, Wall Street. But, don't be fooled by industry's spin on this so-called "study."

Ben Walsh

Jamie Dimon Says Banks Are Under Assault As He Announces $4.9 Billion Profit

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Walsh | Posted 01.14.2015 | Business

We should all do so well while under assault.

Ben Walsh

JPMorgan's $22 Billion Shortfall Is Basically An Illusion

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Walsh | Posted 12.11.2014 | Business

$22 billion sounds like a lot, but in the context of J.P. Morgan’s hugely profitable business, it’s not a high hurdle for the bank to overcome.

How We Can Honor Our Vets Every Day

Caroline Cunningham | Posted 01.10.2015 | DC
Caroline Cunningham

Veterans Day is an important time to look for ways we can support these brave men and women in our own communities. It's an opportunity for all of us to remember the sacrifices our fellow citizens have made on our behalf, and to shine a bright light on their needs.

Ben Walsh

Chase Bank Refuses To Admit How Many People Were Actually Hacked

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Walsh | Posted 10.07.2014 | Business

JPMorgan Chase is refusing to say how many individuals had their personal information stolen by hackers in the recent massive security breach. But tha...

Every Company Can and Should Replicate CVS' Social Good

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Stuart Muszynski

We encourage more companies to consider making "doing good" both an input and an output of their missions, values, products, and employees. Every company can have its CVS moment.

Jesus Drove Usurers From The Temple. We Allow 500-percent Interest Payday Loans. Where Are The Christians?

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

First, let's start with the good (if you can really call it that) news: A trail of money that began with triple-digit loans to troubled New Yo...

Why An Anti-Gay Organization Is Calling For A Boycott Of This Global Bank

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 07.18.2014 | Gay Voices

The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is targeting JP Morgan Chase in its latest boycott, following reports of a survey distributed to internat...

Why Jamie Dimon Has a Better Prognosis Than Owners of Closely Held Businesses

David Carmell | Posted 09.05.2014 | Business
David Carmell

Not having a written business succession plan is at the very least an underlying cause of business failure. The reality is that the business landscape is littered with leaders and owners who chose to imperil their legacy and family's security.

The Big W Is Not Just the Win, but Women

Elisa Gaudet | Posted 08.24.2014 | Women
Elisa Gaudet

The "big W," for me, is not just the Win, but Women winning, and after this week's performance at the historic US Women's Open, Michelle Wie. There se...

Kevin Short

How Big Banks Swipe Millions From Welfare Recipients

HuffingtonPost.com | Kevin Short | Posted 04.04.2014 | Business

Dominique Hudson is fed up with giving Wells Fargo her bus money. Each month, the 18-year-old from Oakland, Calif., pays the bank about $12 in ATM ...

So Fannie and Freddie Weren't the Problem...

Harlan Green | Posted 05.21.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

We are learning just how much mortgage fraud was committed by 18 national and international banks and other financial entities that the Federal Housin...

Corporations, Once Happy Buyers of Art, Are Now Happy If They Can Get Rid of It

Daniel Grant | Posted 04.18.2014 | Arts
Daniel Grant

A much happier subject than this is the joy of collecting art. The newspapers are full of record sale prices for artworks at auction, and art fairs pr...

Jamie Dimon's Bird in the Hand

Mike Lux | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

When you break laws -- hugely significant laws -- over and over again, and those crimes result in harm to millions of people, there should be some justice applied. The fact that the justice has been so inadequate to the crime is a deep and fundamental failure.

Making a Choice: the Values of Elizabeth Warren vs. the Values of Jamie Dimon

Mike Lux | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

We want to send Jamie Dimon a message that while his board might love him, the rest of America is sick and tired of him and the other Too Big To Fail bankers who are ripping off the American people.

Meet the People Who Gave JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon an $8.5 Million Raise

Peter Dreier | Posted 03.28.2014 | Business
Peter Dreier

On Friday, the board of directors of JPMorgan Chase voted to give CEO Jamie Dimon a raise. Not just a cost-of-living increase, but almost a doubling of his compensation. In Dimon's case, this means his compensation jumped from $11.5 million to $20 million.

Los Angeles Considers Cutting Ties With JP Morgan

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 01.25.2014 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles councilman proposed Wednesday that the nation's second-largest city consider ending tens of millions of dollars of ...

Now We Know: JPMorgan Chase Is Worse Than Enron

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.09.2014 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

It's true that Enron's energy market manipulations were horrible. Enron executives and employees deprived people of their life savings, drove up the price of a vital public utility, and concealed their crimes with all the wiliness of history's worst master conspirators. But JPMorgan Chase did everything Enron did -- and much, much more.

JPMorgan's Soaring Stock Price To Completely Erase $13 Billion Fine

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.26.2013 | Business

A record bank penalty is being erased in record time. JPMorgan Chase shareholders are well on their way to recouping all of the $13 billion fine th...

Why The Kardashians Are More Responsible Than JP Morgan's Leadership

Anne Stevenson | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics
Anne Stevenson

Apparently, the DOJ and the banking industry are not willing or able to enter into the types of pro-consumer agreements which might benefit the wealthy by requiring them to have a smaller share of a larger, more regulated stabile economy that grows at a healthier rate.

#AskJPM Blow Up Nothing to Laugh About

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Regarding the #AskJPM blowup, one article began by asking the right question: "What were they thinking?" The answer is, they weren't thinking; they were all talking to themselves and like-minded executives.