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BofA Continues To Fall In U.S. Mortgage Lender Rankings

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2012 | Business

By Rick Rothacker Jan 26 (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp was the fourth-biggest U.S. mortgage lender in the fourth quarter of 2011, ...

Big Bank CEO: Anti-Banking Sentiment 'A Form Of Discrimination'

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.25.2012 | Business

Jamie Dimon, the head of JPMorgan Chase, would like to make it clear that he is not that kind of banker. "I've disagreed right from the beginning o...

Small Business Lending Rises At Chase, Citi

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2012 | Small Business

(Reuters) - Global lending giants Chase (JPM.N) and Citi (C.N) said they substantially increased loans to U.S. small businesses last year, both exceed...

JPMorgan Chase, Despite Record Annual Profits, Doesn't Award CEO Bigger Bonus

AP | Posted 01.22.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- JPMorgan Chase, the nation's largest bank, posted a record profit for 2011. That didn't translate into a bigger bonus for CEO Jamie Dimon....

Alexander Eichler

Why Does Wall Street Make So Much Money?

HuffingtonPost.com | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.21.2012 | Business

Payouts declined on Wall Street this year, as the major financial firms tried to steer through several quarters of lawsuits, layoffs, jittery markets,...

PETA To JPMorgan Chase: Give Us O.J. Simpson's Foreclosed Home

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.20.2012 | Business

In a strange turn of events, an animal rights group is turning to the chief executive of a big bank for help. They want O.J. Simpson's house. Peop...

JPMorgan Chase Accused Of Fabricating Paperwork, Imposing Extra Costs On Borrowers

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.19.2012 | Business

In a case that suggests the financial crisis far from marked the end of big bank misconduct, JPMorgan Chase is facing a potential class action lawsuit...

HAMP's Second Lien Modification Saves Fewer Than 50% of Second Mortgages

Anna Cuevas | Posted 03.19.2012 | Business
Anna Cuevas

Through the 2MP initiative, services of second mortgages have the option to modify the lien or to extinguish it -- which is an admission that the mortgagor is not likely to be repaid for the second mortgage, and they clear their interest in the property by filing a lien waiver.

Pay For Goldman Sachs Employees Has Little To Do With Performance

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.23.2012 | Business

Goldman Sachs isn't likely to garner much public favor when it announces its earnings this week, as forecasts predict that the bank will boost the sha...

4 Bankers Ready to Lend

Robert Schwab | Posted 03.18.2012 | Denver
Robert Schwab

Dana Bondy, senior vice president for business banking at Colorado State Bank and Trust, likes to make lists, and so he made one during a panel discus...

Union Eyes Dual Chairman-CEO Roles At Goldman, JPMorgan Chase

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2012 | Business

* Union seeks to cut CEO power at JPMorgan, Goldman, others * Independent chair hottest governance issue in 2012 - analysts ...

Housing Bust Continues To Haunt Big Banks

AP | By PALLAVI GOGOI | Posted 01.14.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- The economy may be healing, but banks are suffering from a housing hangover. JPMorgan Chase spent $3.2 billion last year to fight lawsuit...

Bank Of America Told Fed It Could Sell Branches In Emergency

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business

(Adds details on Fed plan from source, background) Jan 13 (Rick Rothacker, Reuters) - Bank of America Corp told Federal Reserve off...

Ben Hallman

Big Bank's Profit Plunged Last Quarter

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Wall Street earnings season kicked off Friday with JPMorgan Chase & Co. reporting its financials after a year in which the biggest consume...

Loren Berlin

Frustrated Attorneys General Hold Secret Meetings On Foreclosures

HuffingtonPost.com | Loren Berlin | Posted 01.13.2012 | Business

Attorneys general or representatives from nearly 15 states met in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to discuss and share different enforcement options and ...

After Rejecting Two Previous Plans, Judge Sends WaMu Reorganization To Creditor Vote

AP | RANDALL CHASE | Posted 01.12.2012 | Business

WILMINGTON, Del. -- The stage is set for creditors to vote on bank holding company Washington Mutual Inc.'s latest reorganization plan and for a heari...

Big Bank Quietly Stops Suing Customers Over Debt

American Banker | Jeff Horwitz | Posted 01.11.2012 | Business

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has quietly ceased filing lawsuits to collect consumer debts around the nation, dismissing in-house attorneys and virtually shutt...

Banks Probed For Allegedly Steering Homeowners Into More Expensive Insurance

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 01.11.2012 | Business

Let's say you're a homeowner facing tough times. You're starting to fall behind on your home insurance payments, but then, your bank steps in and buys...

JPMorgan Chase Sued Over Allegedly Misrepresenting Mortgage Loans

Posted 01.03.2012 | Business

JPMorgan Chase & Co has been sued for $95 million by the trustee for securities marketed in 2005 by the former Bear Stearns Cos over alleged misre...

For a Sane Economy in 2012, How About a Little Shame?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The other day I was asked what one single thing could do the most to save our economy. What one idea or tool might help us create a more just society? My answer was "shame."

Catherine New

Banks May Get Creative With Fees In 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 12.29.2011 | Business

Squeezed by regulations under the Dodd-Frank financial reform law, banks are looking to find new ways to wring fees from customers. In 2012, expect to...

Bank Of America Delays Eviction Of Dying California Woman

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.23.2011 | Business

In a foreclosure crisis that's been short on compassion, one California couple facing tragedy has been able to delay eviction with help from their ban...

Americans' Spending Barely Rose Last Month, Raising Doubts For Next Year

AP | MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Posted 02.22.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON — Consumers spent at a lackluster rate in November as their incomes barely grew, suggesting that Americans may struggle to keep spend...

Why Jamie Dimon Just Doesn't Get It

Robert Greenwald | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

Jamie Dimon, the infamous CEO of JPMorgan Chase, is back to doing what he does best: defending the bankers of the 1% against the petulant 99%.

Jason Cherkis

Occupy Atlanta Helps Save Iraq War Veteran's Home From Foreclosure

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a tangible victory by the Occupy movement, Occupy Atlanta has successfully helped save an Iraq War veteran from foreclosure. Acti...