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Trillion-Dollar Banks Could Get Bigger Under Financial Overhaul Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The nation's four biggest banks can grow even bigger, with the potential to add at least another trillion dollars onto their balance she...

WATCH: JPMorgan Wrongly Forecloses On 14 Military Families

The Huffington Post | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

JPMorgan Chase has admitted to overcharging military families on their mortgages, and illegally foreclosing on 14 families, NBC News reports. NBC's...

Los Angeles Homeowners Take to the Streets to Protest Foreclosure Abuses

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Peter Dreier

A David vs. Goliath battle is developing this holiday season between hard-working families facing foreclosure and banking giants such as Wells Fargo and JP Morgan Chase.

Senate Foreclosure Hearing Set For November

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Senate Banking Committee will hold hearings after next month's elections to look into allegations that the nation's largest lenders have improperl...

The Emo Executive: A Self-Help Plan for Jamie Dimon

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard (RJ) Eskow

I don't hate Dimon, but his bank continues to harm millions of Americans, and his political activism is helping an entire industry pilfer and endanger the economy. Fortunately, we have a six-step program designed to heal Dimon's Inner Banker.

Jamie Dimon: Becoming Too Big To Save -- Creating Fiscal Disaster

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon is very good at getting what he wants. And now he wants to run a bigger, more interconnected, and more global bank that -- if it were to fail -- would cause great chaos around the world.

Nervous Insurer Halts New Policies Over Banks' Bad Foreclosure Docs

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Old Republic National Title Insurance, among the nation's largest title insurance companies, will no longer write new policies for homes foreclosed up...

America's Anger at the Great Financial Bailout and the Press' Continuing Inability To Understand Why

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

What galls most Americans is the manner in which Wall Street rewarded itself after it was the public that took the risk of bailing them out.

Big Banks Will Clean Up This Mess -- When We Demand It

George Goehl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
George Goehl

In the years since the nation's largest banks were bailed out by taxpayers they have shown very little in the way of thanks. They can begin demonstrating some gratitude by rebuilding what they broke.

Mortgage Companies: Playing Loosely With the Rules of Foreclosure

Lisa Madigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Lisa Madigan

Ninety years ago, Kafka took aim at government. Today, he surely would find equal targets in Chase, Wells Fargo, GMAC and Bank of America.

Legalizing the Bank Foreclosure Mess

Pat Choate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pat Choate

Under pressure, Bank of America has halted mortgage foreclosures in the 23 states that require court approval. So too, have Ally Financial and JP Morgan Chase. Other banks are likely to do the same.

A LETTER TO JAMIE DIMON

Alfred Gingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alfred Gingold

Readers of my last Chase Home Weasel Update on Huffpo know that we are four weeks past the talk with the Tax Department's dulcet JoAnne, during which ...

PHOTOS: JP Morgan CEO Sells Mansion For HALF Of First Asking Price

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The latest victim of the dismal housing market is none other than JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon. The banker, reportedly a one-time favorite banker of P...

Another Reason to Break up Big Wall Street Banks

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Creamer

Firms don't engage in price competition because they have a "gentlemen's agreement. If one of them starts undercutting the other they will drive down fees, and all of them see less money. The only way to end this is government action.

Fed Bought Junk Bonds In Maiden Lane Wall Street Rescue, But Didn't Tell Congress

Bloomberg | Caroline Salas, Craig Torres and Shannon D. Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke and then-New York Fed President Timothy Geithner told senators on April 3, 2008, that the tens of billions of...

U.S. Worker Productivity Surprisingly Fell In 2nd Quarter

Bloomberg | Courtney Schlisserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Productivity in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the second quarter after employers expanded the workweek by the most in four years even as the worl...

Wall Street and Legalized Loan Sharks

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

If there was ever a shining example of why you should Move Your Money from Wall Street, legalized loan sharking is a good one.

Round Two: Banks Need to Rebuild What They Broke

George Goehl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
George Goehl

Moving forward we need more lending activities to be covered by our community reinvestment laws. Here are three ways our community reinvestment regulations need to be modernized.

Was "Financial Reform" Really Robin Hood In Reverse?

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

"Financial Reform" will be a boom for people in the payday loan business. There will be many new customers who need bank-like services. It's almost like Congress implemented a plan of "Reverse Robin Hood."

Why the CEO of JP MorganChase Should Start Wearing a Cup

Conan Neutron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Conan Neutron

Indie musician Sean Michael Carey of the band Vitamin Party has staged a one person campaign to kick Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JP MorganChase, in the balls.

Moffat's Sex. Nietzsche's Memory.

Bill Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill Singer

It used to be sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll -- now it's sex, drugs, rock 'n roll, politics and Wall Street. For some reason, a lot of folks just get hung up about that sex thing.

Hollywood Banking Takedown: Is JP Morgan Next?

Jeff Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Steele

What does this mean for independent producers? Without a syndication network, banks are going to have to carry more loans on their books, which means they won't be able to do as many deals

I'm Marching Today to Make Wall Street Pay

Richard Trumka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Trumka

Our message is simple: Big Banks tanked our economy and took our money when they needed a bailout. Now they're thumbing their noses at our communities but making billions in profits. It's time they pay up.

Foreclosure Prevention: More Than a Government Solution

Rep. Edolphus Towns | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Edolphus Towns

If we are going to address the avalanche of nationwide foreclosures, the private sector must do their part help struggling homeowners.

The Rest of Wall Street Is Beginning to Fear the Goldman Spillover

Charles Gasparino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Charles Gasparino

When was the last time a Las Vegas casino was bailed out by the US taxpayer? That's why Wall Street is so concerned about the the public's hatred of Goldman spilling over to force lawmakers to consider some drastic reforms.