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The Federal Government's Ongoing Struggle to Enforce Banking Reforms

Susie J. Pak | Posted 08.11.2013 | Business
Susie J. Pak

As the regulations created by Dodd-Frank are chipped away, many are asking why the federal government is unable to enforce banking reforms even after the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression.

Mark Gongloff

No Bank Lobbies Harder Than JPMorgan | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.31.2013 | Business

When it comes to working the refs, no bank works harder than JPMorgan Chase. The biggest U.S. bank by assets spent $8 million lobbying Congress on ...

Mark Gongloff

Jamie Dimon Win Sends A Dangerous Message To Wall Street | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.21.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase shareholders have signed a billion-year contract to join the Cult Of Jamie Dimon. For better or worse. With their overwhelming vote ...

200 Global Philanthropists and an African Mother

Ray Chambers | Posted 07.16.2013 | Impact
Ray Chambers

Helping our friends and our family members does not preclude helping women and babies in Africa or victims of the Tsunami in Indonesia or the earthquake in Haiti. We would walk through fire to help our own children and those in our communities, but why stop there?

Mark Gongloff

JPMorgan Chase Regulatory Troubles Now Even More Troubling | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase's many regulatory troubles are once again hurting the bank's stock. At some point you have to ask, when do they hurt management, too? ...

SEC Taps Wall Street Lawyer to Police Wall Street

Project On Government Oversight | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics
Project On Government Oversight

The appointment comes as no surprise because the agency typically draws regulators from the ranks of the regulated. But it does illustrate a significant problem: by relying so heavily on people with industry connections, the SEC can tangle itself in conflicts of interest.

Jonathan Macey's The Death of Corporate Reputation

Robert Teitelman | Posted 06.23.2013 | Business
Robert Teitelman

There is much more to be done before we can get a sense of what really happened to the power of reputation on Wall Street. Founder's Message to Women: Ask For What You Want

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 06.15.2013 | Business
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

As more women face the challenge, the proverbial glass ceiling will keep cracking and hopefully, one day it will break apart. Until then, don't be afraid to take risks and nurture your ideas. They might just hatch.

Bank CEOs To Meet With Obama Thursday

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Executives of the biggest U.S. banks are expected to meet with President Barack Obama on Thursday, according to people...

Days of Crony Capitalist Plunder

David Stockman | Posted 06.08.2013 | Business
David Stockman

The urgent imperative for the Fed to revert to canons of sound money can be illustrated by its opposite: the utterly shameful and gratuitous bailout of Morgan Stanley two weeks after the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy.

Jamie Dimon and Lloyd Blankfein Own the Senate. When Will America Stop Bickering and Wake Up?

David Paul | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics
David Paul

Perhaps the greatest success of the bank lobby has been its success in pitting the right and the left against each other to undermine a broader understanding that the status quo is neither in the public interest nor necessary for an effective financial system.

Zach Carter

Dem On New Derivative Rules: 'This Could Come Back And Haunt You' | Zach Carter | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A House Committee approved six new bills to deregulate Wall Street derivatives on Wednesday, advancing legislation that would expand tax...

Mark Gongloff

Regulator Gives JPMorgan Execs Bad Grades | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.20.2013 | Business

If you regularly insult and belittle your teacher, argue over whether to hand in homework and flunk the midterm exam, what grade do you expect to get?...

Too Big to Whale: Why JP Morgan Chase Should Be Shut Down

Les Leopold | Posted 05.17.2013 | Business
Les Leopold

Executives show utter contempt for regulators and for telling the truth. How dare those lowly public servants interfere with the banks primary mission, which is making as much money as possible, anyway possible, and damn the law!

Mark Gongloff

Dimon Allegedly Tells Regulators: 'I Don't Think You Need This Amount Of Detail' | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.15.2013 | Business

JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon reacted angrily when he found out that JPMorgan Chase's chief financial officer had given regulators data on JPMorgan's inves...

As Senators Roast JPMorgan Chase, Are The Winds Shifting for Diamond Jamie?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Forgive us if we begin our discussion of the Senate Subcommittee for Investigation's JPMorgan Chase hearing with a small victory lap, but as they say down South, "It ain't braggin' if it's true."

Mark Gongloff: JPMorgan's Sheer Gall On Full Display

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.15.2013 | Business

Science has determined that people need to know 7.5 things per day, on average, about the world of business. You can't argue with science. Lucky for y...

Big Bank Immunity: When Do We Crack Down on Wall Street?

Dean Baker | Posted 05.11.2013 | Business
Dean Baker

There is the possibility that the Justice Department really believes that prosecuting the criminal activities of Bank of America or JP Morgan could sink the economy. If this is true then it make the case for breaking up the big banks even more of a slam dunk.

Helping Debt Collectors?

Reuters | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business

By Aruna Viswanatha and Rick Rothacker March 7 (Reuters) - The largest U.S. banks face a multi-state investigation into whether they h...

Obama Must Lead

Brent Budowsky | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

There was no excuse for the president to shout from the rooftops about the dangers of sequester while not doing a thing to prevent it. Americans need jobs, not spin, and leaders, not photo ops.

Eleazar David Melendez

Jamie Dimon Rewrites History | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 03.01.2013 | Business

Jamie Dimon now claims that he and his bank, JPMorgan Chase, labored to prevent the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers, according to documents filed in ...

JPMorgan Being Probed Over Failed Bank's Role In Financial Crisis

Reuters | Posted 02.20.2013 | Business

By Karen Freifeld and Aruna Viswanatha (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department is investigating JPMorgan Chase & Co over allegations that Bear Ste...

Campaign To Oust Jamie Dimon As Bank Chairman Gets New Push

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 02.20.2013 | Business

The London Whale could cost Jamie Dimon at least one of his jobs. A group of JPMorgan Chase investors, including the AFSCME Employees Pension Plan,...

9 Emails Wall Street Hoped You'd Never See

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business

It's 2013, and Wall Street still doesn't seem to understand that emails and privacy typically don't mix well. Last week, the Justice Department fi...

TBTF, TBTJ: Too Big to Exist

Mike Lux | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

I remain troubled by the fact that fundamental economic issues seem to be the last thing on anybody's minds in D.C. And looming over these economic problems is the elephant in the room: these Too Big To Fail, and apparently Too Big To Jail, Wall Street financial conglomerates.