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Peter S. Goodman

Too Stupid To Try Again: Trusting Bankers

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Poor, sad Jamie Dimon, the frustrated and--by his account--tragically misunderstood chief of megabank J.P. Morgan Chase. It's not enough that he gets...

What Jamie Dimon Won't Tell You

Baseline Scenario | Anat Admati | Posted 05.14.2012 | Business

This post first ran on BaselineScenario. More than a year ago, we published this piece from the Stanford finance expert Anat Admati in which she pr...

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.

Transactions: Nov. 29, 2010

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Morality is as simple as day and night, light and dark, good and evil. You may not be able to offer up a universal definition of morality, but it's ob...

Amanda Terkel

Chamber Of Commerce's Lobbying To Extend Bush Tax Cuts Would Reap Millions For Wealthy Backers

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The labor-backed advocacy group U.S. Chamber Watch is taking aim at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in a new report, arguing that the indus...

Jamie Dimon and Robert Rubin: Evasive on "Fraud as a Business Model"

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

Foreclosure fraud isn't about losing paperwork or having incorrect paperwork. It is about committing fraud and trying to manipulate the U.S. legal system.

JPMorgan CEO: I Was Never 'In Love' With Obama

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase, was never "in love" with President Obama, he told Fortune's Duff McDonald in an interview released Tuesday. The ba...

The New Normal in Manufacturing and Housing

Barry D. Wood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Barry D. Wood

Unemployment in Pontiac, Michigan is at 30 percent. And if housing needs to lead us out of the recession, the hard times will be with us quite a while longer. Welcome to the new normal in manufacturing and housing.

Bankers New Tactic: Blame the Victim

Richard Zombeck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Zombeck

By blaming homeowners, bankers are trying to harness the anger of ordinary people -- who are angered by the economic disaster that Wall Street itself created -- and give ordinary people a reason to turn on each other.

Foreclosures and Guilt: The "Home Loan Moral Hazard Scorecard"

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

The mega-bankers who derailed the economy have a new PR campaign to sell you. They're saying that families who can't pay their mortgages must bear the blame -- all the blame -- for the foreclosure crisis.

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.

A Visit To A Loan Modification Marathon

FDL News Desk | David Dayen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

I walked through the Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday, past the marquee blaring the finals of the World Cyber Games, known as the Olympics of...

Why Not Elizabeth Warren For Consumer Bureau Chief?

Fortune | Katie Benner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Someone like Warren is a shock to that system. She unabashedly sides with consumers. She hates fine print and contracts with "gotcha" clauses. She wan...

THE WEASEL BLINKS

Alfred Gingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alfred Gingold

Readers of my recent posts know that my wife and I are locked in combat with our mortgage bank, which persists in creating false penalties to add to o...

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...

The Robespierre of the Hedge-Fund Revolution

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

As a deregulation romance novel, hedge-fund manager Daniel Loeb's "investor letter" is a bodice-ripper. It's the latest salvo in an ongoing war against real financial regulations that protect the American people.

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...

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.

CHASE HOME FINANCE: RABID WEASEL

Alfred Gingold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alfred Gingold

Our mortgage bank says we have to pay our next door neighbor's water bill. Last month, we got a letter from Chase Home Finance stating that...

New Bank Rules Mean Higher Fees For Customers: Bank Chiefs

Bloomberg | Dakin Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive Officer John Stumpf said customers, not just the bank, will bear the financial burden for U.S. regulations that cove...

Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan CEOs NOT Invited To Signing Of Financial Reform Bill

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

When President Obama signs legislation that's being called the most sweeping set of reforms to hit the financial industry since the 1930s, some very p...

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."

JPMorgan Pulls In Massive Profits In Second Quarter

AP | STEVENSON JACOBS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — JPMorgan Chase & Co. said Thursday its second-quarter net income soared 77 percent to $4.8 billion as a slowdown in losses from faile...

Brett King: Forget more regulation, social media will force transparency

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

As President Obama was gearing up last month to push further reforms for the finance sector through congress, the sector lobbyists were also gearing u...