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Jamie Dimon

JPMorgan CEO: Enough Bashing 'Bankers, Bankers, Bankers'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DAVOS, Switzerland (By Lisa Jucca) - JP Morgan Chase's boss Jamie Dimon lashed out at persistent bank bashing nearly three years after the global cre...

Today's Visionary, Not Yesterday's Celebrity: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Words With Contemporary Images

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

A lot of people in the media are so afraid of offending anyone with controversial truths that they can't even tell the truth about the man whose holiday we're celebrating this weekend.

Municipal Debt Market Hits Worst Level Since The Financial Crisis

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the financial struggles of cities and states become ever more worrisome to investors, the market in their debt has hit its lowest level since the f...

Wall Street Titans Jockey Over AIG Stock Sale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (By Ben Berkowitz) - Some of the top bankers in the United States flocked to a midtown Manhattan law firm on Thursday to make a pitch for man...

Jamie Dimon: Be Afraid of Municipal Bonds

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As cities across the nation face increasing budget strains, the vocal group of experts warning about municipal defaults has gained a powerful member: ...

New Year's Slideshow: Choose the Year's Most Absurd Comment From a "Financial Wizard"

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

"I know it's become part of the narrative that people knew what was going to happen at any minute. We never knew what was happening at any minute." That's Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein. Now he tells us.

Which of These Banks Was 2010's Most Shameless Corporate Outlaw?

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

In any normal period of history our major banks would be considered corrupt institutions, and their leaders would be ashamed to show their faces among respectable people. But these aren't normal times, are they?

Polishing the Dimon

Yvette Kantrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Yvette Kantrow

The media has always loved Jamie Dimon, but these days, of course, loving a banker is no easy task.

The Emo Executive: A Self-Help Plan for Jamie Dimon

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

I don't hate Dimon, but his bank continues to harm millions of Americans, and his political activism is helping an entire industry pilfer and endanger the economy. Fortunately, we have a six-step program designed to heal Dimon's Inner Banker.

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...