Despite a deep, close and extremely lucrative relationship that lasted decades, JP Morgan Chase wasn't even required to publicly disclose the information that detailed its complicity in Madoff's scheme, including how much money it made and how.
After 9/11, the only bigger brand in America than the NYFD (New York Fire Department) was the New York Police Department. They were bonafide heroes and just could do no wrong. So how is it that NYPD brand was literally taken down with one careless hashtag (#myNYPD) this past week?
When banking is so powerful that the very business the banks are chartered to serve cannot discipline its business unfriendly behavior through market pressure, we are in a serious state of affairs. What to do?