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Shahien Nasiripour

Goldman Sachs Values Assets Low, Sells High To Customers | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 06.14.2011 | Business

As the subprime crisis was emerging on Wall Street, Goldman Sachs sold a client a slice of a complex security at a price nearly 50 percent higher than...

Left, Right & Center: Financial Regulation, Goldman's Deal, And The Midterm Elections

HuffPost Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

The Financial Regulation bill that passed has many flaws, chief among them, says Arianna, that it doesn't prevent "too big to fail." Tony and Bob agree for different reasons that "the people" lose, in that the lobbyists will get to make the rules.

Comparing Goldman Sachs to a Casino Is an Insult to Casinos

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Running a gambling casino is actually a pretty simple, straightforward and honest business. You're closely regulated by the state gambling commission. But if you're Goldman Sachs, you can load the dice.

Jason Linkins

SEC IG's Report On Allen Stanford Investigation Underreported | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As big a fan as I am of strong financial regulatory reform, I'm also something of an SEC skeptic, dating back to that time President Barack Obama appo...

Et Tu Frank Rich? Goldman Sachs and the Death of Journalism

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Larry Gellman

The feeding frenzy to demonize Goldman Sachs has claimed the last bastions of solid journalism in just a few days.

Shahien Nasiripour

Goldman Sachs Emails: Firm Traded Against Clients, Profited Off Their Losses, And Spread 'Poison Throughout System' | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This story was updated at 7:10 p.m. ET with comment from Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs put its own interests ahead of its clients in trying to profit ...

George Soros: America Must Face Up To The Dangers Of Derivatives

George Soros | George Soros | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The US Security and Exchange Commission's civil suit against Goldman Sachs will be vigorously contested by the defendant. It is interesting to specula...

Jason Linkins

Goldman Sachs Fraud Suit: The Populist Veneer | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It seems to be pretty clear that the White House is constructing a big pageant play with noble heroes and wicked villains. And at the end of the day, something called "reform" gets passed and nobody asks, "Well, will this work?" Will this SEC suit be the thing that defangs the great vampire squid? I wouldn't count on it.

Jason Linkins

Can Financial Regulatory Reform Prevent The Next Goldman? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

There's a talking point emerging: since it's possible to bring SEC charges against Wall Street firms anyway, what's the point in more regulation?

Goldman Hires Greg Craig For SEC Defense

Politico | EAMON JAVERS & MIKE ALLEN | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Goldman Sachs is launching an aggressive response to its political and legal challenges with an unlikely ally at its side -- President Barack Obama's ...

Simon Johnson: Our Pecora Moment Has Finally Arrived With Fraud Charges Against Goldman Sachs

Baseline Scenario | Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

We have waited long and patiently for our Ferdinand Pecora moment - a modern equivalent of the episode when a tough prosecutor from New York seized th...

Goldman Sachs Fraud Charges Just The Beginning For Wall Street

New York Times | LOUISE STORY and GRETCHEN MORGENSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

or Goldman Sachs, it was a relatively small transaction. But for the bank -- and the rest of Wall Street -- the stakes couldn't be higher. Accusation...

SEC: Goldman Sachs Charged With Civil FRAUD Over Mortgage Securities

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The government has accused Goldman Sachs of defrauding investors by failing to disclose conflicts of interest in mortgage investments it sold as the h...

Arthur Delaney

Goldman Sachs' Alleged Fraud Explained: How It Worked (PHOTOS) | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Goldman Sachs defrauded investors by failing to disclose a conflict of interest on mortgage investments it sold as the housing market went sour, accor...

Goldman Sachs SEC Fraud Charges: LIVE Updates, Breaking News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Goldman Sachs SEC fraud charges are creating quite a stir across the financial sector. Per the AP, the government has accused Goldman Sachs of ...

Goldman Sachs Conflict Of Interest: Discloses It May Have Used Investment Info Before Sharing It With Clients

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Is Goldman Sachs suddenly becoming more transparent? In a potentially damaging revelation, Goldman Sachs disclosed today that the firm's Fundament...