Dell shares are going bananas right now on rumors of a magical unicorn rescue, also known as a private equity buyout.
Financial engineering of the type Mitt Romney represents is not going to fix our problems -- it is what got us into this godawful mess.
Modern American capitalism is rife with sophisticated financial intermediaries who exploit flaws and complexity in the system, as well as insider connections, to make profits off of predatory behavior -- which brings us back to why the attacks on Bain Capital are both accurate and fair.
Aug. 26 (Bloomberg) -- A year after the financial crisis subsided, the $2.5 trillion private-equity industry is finding the easy money may be gone. M...