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Jamie Dimon

False Arrest: Does the Revolving Door Make Wall Street Reform Impossible?

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 10.13.2013 | Business
Sanjay Sanghoee

Where these people will go after government is hard to predict, but the odds are pretty high that they will return to their corporate, and highly profitable, roots.

Shahien Nasiripour

JPMorgan: We're Being Investigated By The DOJ

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 08.08.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase said Wednesday it's under federal criminal investigation over its sale of mortgage securities, potentially making the biggest U.S. bank...

Commodities Are Different (in a "Full World"): Part 3

John Fullerton | Posted 09.29.2013 | Business
John Fullerton

Commodity market manipulation is fundamentally different and far more dangerous than the garden-variety manipulation of financial markets such as in single stock pump and dump schemes, or even the brazen manipulation of LIBOR. Nobody eats LIBOR.

JPMorgan Exits Physical Commodity Trading

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 09.28.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Quite dramatically, being the biggest bull in the China shop, JPMorgan Chase made the striking announcement this past week that it would quit trading in physical commodities.

Shahien Nasiripour

Big Bank To Quit Physical Commodities Business As Probes Sizzle

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.27.2013 | Politics

JPMorgan Chase, the largest U.S. bank, said Friday it may sell its prized physical commodities business, just three years after it aggressively expand...

What's Next for Jamie Dimon?

Charles Gasparino | Posted 09.23.2013 | Business
Charles Gasparino

Could things get any worse for JP Morgan? Jamie Dimon thinks so. The chief executive of the nation's largest bank is bracing for as much as a year of regulatory headaches.

Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase: Pulling an Enron With Commodities

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 09.20.2013 | Business
Joseph A. Palermo

Goldman Sachs is doing to aluminum exactly what Enron did to energy in the late 1990s and early 2000s: create phony bottlenecks to restrict supply to rip off consumers and skew markets in their favor for things society vitally needs.

JP Morgan Accused of Rigging Energy Markets. A Feather Duster Anyone?

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 09.16.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

What, pray tell, is a bank doing in the oil, gas, power and electricity business? Is that why we have a Federal Reserve -- to fund their gambling addiction? Should the bank fail because of its gambling excess, we would be left holding the bill and mopping up the mess of Too Big to Fail.

BIG WIN

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2013 | Business

* Earnings $1.60/shr vs $1.21 a year earlier * Bank sets aside less money for bad loans * Mortgage banking income falls ...

'Money Has to Serve, Not to Rule'

Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI | Posted 09.08.2013 | Religion
Rev. Seamus P. Finn, OMI

The pope points out that in ideologies that are grounded in the drive for power and for possessions a rejection of both God and others and an attitude that considers ethics as a nuisance.

Mark Gongloff

12 Quotes That Prove Kanye West And Jamie Dimon Are Basically The Same Person

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business

While everybody talks about how Kanye West compared himself to Apple founder Steve Jobs, we found the more apt comparison: JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon. ...

Dimon Makes Jaw-Dropping Claim About The London Whale

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.11.2013 | Business

Jamie Dimon and the Senate Permanent Subcommittee On Investigations apparently have somewhat different understandings of what "hiding, lying and bulls...

Dimon Defends London Whale Response

Reuters | Posted 08.11.2013 | Business

By David Henry and Peter Rudegeair June 11 (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, who won a ...

Big Money and the NSA Scandal ... How Dangerous is the "Security/Digital Complex"?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Recent NSA revelations bring up some grave concerns about civil liberties. But they also raise other profound questions -- about the privatization of our military, our inflated expectations for digital technology, and the increasingly cozy relationship between Big Corporations (including Wall Street) and Big Defense.

Bank CEO Pay Jumps Again

AP | By CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 08.05.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Top bankers keep getting bigger paydays. The median pay for bank CEOs jumped 22 percent in 2012, according to a repor...

Good Consumers, Bad Citizens

Michael Winship | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics
Michael Winship

Profit will out, whether in Wall Street boardrooms or in the ashes of a south Asian sweatshop. All of which makes for ever wealthier plutocrats, consumers kept content with cheap goods, and if we do nothing about it, lousy citizens.

J.P. Morgan Post-game Analysis

Richard Leblanc | Posted 05.24.2013 | Business
Richard Leblanc

What are we to take from this, from a governance and accountability perspective? First, the directors who received less than 60 percent should all be replaced.

Carmen Pittman Recounts Tasing Ordeal In Front Of DOJ

Posted 05.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Carmen Pittman is 23 years old and weighs 100 pounds. She was the smallest of the activists linking arm-in-arm in front of the Departmen...

Upset that Jamie Dimon Won? Think Again About the Separation of Powers

Selina Wang | Posted 07.23.2013 | College
Selina Wang

The solution to corporate governance is much more nuanced than what activist shareholders think. In the long run, taking away Dimon's title as chairman may have been counterproductive. Still the most popular executive in the banking industry, Dimon is here to stay.

Congrats, Mr. Dimon: What Now?

Judith Samuelson | Posted 07.22.2013 | Business
Judith Samuelson

Dear Mr. Dimon: Congratulations on prevailing in the vote to separate the chairman and CEO roles at JPMorgan. I volunteer three problems that are so entrenched, so urgent, and so endemic that only a leader with your capabilities could hope to wrest them into shape for resolution.

What's Wrong With Jamie Dimon is What's Wrong With America

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

JPMorgan Chase is a perfect example of modern corporate leadership in its native habitat: at the center of a complicated matrix of human desires which it manipulates to suit its own ends.  And you and I are allowing it to continue.

Mark Gongloff

Jamie Dimon Win Sends A Dangerous Message To Wall Street

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.21.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase shareholders have signed a billion-year contract to join the Cult Of Jamie Dimon. For better or worse. With their overwhelming vote ...

Jamie Dimon To Remain Chairman, CEO Of JPMorgan

Posted 05.21.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase shareholders voted to let Jamie Dimon keep both his chairman and CEO roles Tuesday, The New York Times is reporting. In the wake of...

What's Worrying JPMorgan's Investors

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2013 | Business

By David Henry TAMPA, Florida, May 21 (Reuters) - As final ballots come in on a proposal to strip JPMorgan Chase & Co Chairman and Ch...

Dimon Practically Hand-Picked The Very Board That May Oust Him

Reuters | Posted 07.16.2013 | Business

By Nadia Damouni, David Henry and Ross Kerber May 16 (Reuters) - For years, JPMorgan Chase & Co Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon and othe...