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The Future of Regional and Community Banking

Mary Buffett | Posted 11.03.2013 | Business
Mary Buffett

Community and smaller-to-mid-sized regional banks serve a variety of interests. They tend to favor the needs of local and mid-sized businesses or specific socio-economic communities who want a more personalized approach to banking.

Mark Gongloff

Wall Street Continues To Document Really Sketchy Stuff In Spreadsheets

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.29.2013 | Business

When will Wall Street ever learn? For years it has left evidence of its lawbreaking in emails and instant messages. Now it can't seem to stop document...

JPMorgan Faces $6 Billion Legal Hit: Report

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.28.2013 | Business

U.S. officials may want to extract a London Whale-size legal settlement from JPMorgan Chase. The Federal Housing Finance Agency wants JPMorgan, the...

Eleazar David Melendez

JPMorgan Would Be Worth More In Pieces, Analyst Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 08.26.2013 | Business

Breaking up JPMorgan Chase & Co. could make billions of dollars available to the economy and be a boon to the bank's own shareholders, according to on...

Sherry Hernandez: Stuck in the Revolving Door

Joel Sucher | Posted 10.14.2013 | Business
Joel Sucher

Sherry's story follows an all too familiar trajectory and one that any homeowner who's had the misfortune of dealing with nobody's-favorite-mortgage-company, Countrywide Financial, can relate to.

JPMorgan Investors Shrug Off 27 Days Of Bad Press In Single Quarter

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.12.2013 | Business

No wonder JPMorgan Chase is too big to fail: It's squeezing at least two very different banks inside one. One bank is an (alleged!) serial troublem...

Mark Gongloff

JPMorgan Investors Aren't Too Worried About New Probes

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.08.2013 | Business

If it's Thursday, it must mean that JPMorgan Chase is in some kind of trouble again. This has become such a common thing that JPMorgan investors hardl...

CHARTS: JPMorgan's Penalty Payouts Dwarfed By Monstrous Profits

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.31.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase's $410 million deal to settle charges it manipulated electricity markets in California and Michigan brings the amount the bank has paid...

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.

Look Who's In Trouble Again

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.17.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase is in another pickle, one that reportedly could cost it a billion dollars. The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday (subscripti...

Mark Gongloff

JPMorgan Chase Fires Back At Elizabeth Warren

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 07.12.2013 | Business

Shocking news: JPMorgan Chase is not exactly jazzed about some recent plans to regulate banks, including Elizabeth Warren and John McCain's bill to re...

JPMorgan Made Mistakes In Debt Collection Lawsuits, Review Finds

Reuters | Sakthi Prasad | Posted 07.10.2013 | Business

(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co made mistakes while suing thousands of its credit card customers over non-payments, the Wall Street Journal reported,...

Mark Gongloff

No Bank Lobbies Harder Than JPMorgan

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.31.2013 | Business

When it comes to working the refs, no bank works harder than JPMorgan Chase. The biggest U.S. bank by assets spent $8 million lobbying Congress on ...

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...

Good Governance Requires Dimon to End Dual Roles at J. P. Morgan Chase

Frank Vogl | Posted 07.12.2013 | Business
Frank Vogl

Breaking up the biggest banks because they are perceived as "too big to fail" is unrealistic. What is needed, however, are improvements in the transparency and the accountability of governance in these institutions.

A Pathological Moral Environment

Mike Lux | Posted 07.07.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

If this deadly dynamic isn't solved -- if the biggest banks aren't broken up, if the Department of Justice doesn't start prosecuting crime in the financial sector -- our country will in the not too distant future see a financial crisis far worse than in 2008.

Ghosts of Enron

Mike Lux | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

The ghosts of the Enron Corporation are haunting us still, and they are a lot scarier than any horror movie ghosts because, unlike the Hollywood variety, these ghosts still have enough substance to cause an economic nightmare.

Mark Gongloff

JPMorgan Chase Regulatory Troubles Now Even More Troubling

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.03.2013 | Business

JPMorgan Chase's many regulatory troubles are once again hurting the bank's stock. At some point you have to ask, when do they hurt management, too? ...

SEC Taps Wall Street Lawyer to Police Wall Street

Project On Government Oversight | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics
Project On Government Oversight

The appointment comes as no surprise because the agency typically draws regulators from the ranks of the regulated. But it does illustrate a significant problem: by relying so heavily on people with industry connections, the SEC can tangle itself in conflicts of interest.

Ben Hallman

New Wall Street Regulator To Sit Out Key Enforcement Decisions

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

Wall Street has a new top watchdog, but it isn't clear whether she will be in the room as her agency makes key decisions about whether to pursue some ...

Banks' Future Legal Bills Get Smaller Every Day

Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.04.2013 | Business
Mark Gongloff

Big banks' future legal bills just keep getting smaller all of the time. In the latest boon from the bench, JPMorgan Chase on Wednesday convinced U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff to dismiss the vast majority of claims brought against it by Dexia, slashing JPMorgan's potential liability in the case to $5.7 million from $774 million, according to JPMorgan's lawyer.

WalMart Is Finally (Sort Of) a Bank

Ron Galloway | Posted 05.28.2013 | Business
Ron Galloway

WalMart really did, this time, finally get its bank. But will it work for them as a business? Should they be in the banking business at all?

Mark Gongloff

JPMorgan Wins Actual Award For $6 Billion Loss

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.22.2013 | Business

What's dumber than JPMorgan Chase losing $6 billion in credit derivatives, along with its sterling reputation for crisis management? Giving JPMorgan a...

No Missile Attacks From Jamie Dimon: Tell Congress to Protect Us!

Marty Robins | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics
Marty Robins

Events of the past week indicate why Congress and President Obama need to hear from our citizenry their dissatisfaction with their disregard of American vital interests.