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Dear Banks, Hiding Ties To Iran Will Cost You

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2012 | Business

* Bank, New York regulators talked settlement amount-sources * Bank prepares hearing to defend New York license Wednesd...

Should Companies Obey the Law If Breaking It Is More Profitable?

Dana Radcliffe | Posted 09.04.2012 | Business
Dana Radcliffe

Indeed, if (in the sagacious words of Spiderman: The Movie) "with great power comes great responsibility," then the unprecedented power of today's large corporations places on them corresponding responsibilities to people affected by their actions.

Goldman Buys Billions Of Dollars Worth Of Mortgage Bonds

Reuters | Posted 04.09.2012 | Business

* Second major Maiden Lane II sale in three weeks * Allows Fed bank to recoup balance of $19.5 bln loan * Bonds were acq...

New York Fed Invites Banks To Bid For AIG's Mortgage Bonds

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2012 | Business

Feb 6 (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has invited five banks to bid for mortgage bonds of insurer American International Group, the...

Moody's Downgrades Credit Rating Of A Dozen UK Banks

AP | By ROBERT BARR | Posted 12.07.2011 | Business

LONDON -- A dozen British banks saw their credit ratings downgraded Friday over doubts over the strength of the government's support, in another sign ...

Wall Street Bankers 'Answer Call' Of New Careers

Reuters | Lauren Tara LaCapra | Posted 10.17.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - In his 23 years as a banker, Adam Greene trotted the globe, closing billions of dollars' worth of deals for some of the world's biggest ba...

Big Banks Lose Battle Against Small Stock Research Site

Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Jonathan Stempel) - A federal appeals court handed a major defeat to Wall Street banks by ruling that an online news service did not mis...

More Examiners Will Now Work At Companies They Regulate

Wall Street Journal | AARON LUCCHETTI | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

As part of a push to prevent another financial crisis, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency are incr...

Robert Diamond Named New Barclays CEO

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Robert E. Diamond Jr., who built Barclays PLC into a global powerhouse in investment banking and has been criticized for his lavish pay...

Inside the Wall Street Journal's Future of Finance Initiative

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

We, the middle aged financiers, are responsible for taking action on the issue of massive financial fraud. If we don't, we will never restore trust in the financial system.

Forest City's Longshot Bond Issue in Brooklyn

Steve Ettlinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Steve Ettlinger

As Forest City Enterprises markets bonds for Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn -- which includes the most expensive basketball arena in the country -- I'm struck by how tenuous the whole thing is.