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Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Bloomberg: Detroit Is Just Like 1970s New York, And That's A Good Thing

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 09.18.2014 | Business

The 1970s are remembered as dark days for New York City, as it teetered on the edge of bankruptcy amid rampant crime, urban decay and population loss....

Goldman Sachs Close To $1.1 Billion Fine Over Sketchy Mortgages

Reuters | Posted 08.22.2014 | Business

Aug 22 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc could pay about $1.1 billion to settle claims from the U.S. housing finance regulator that it sold bad mort...

Zach Carter

Why Barney Frank Thinks Democrats Will Wrest Corporate America From The GOP

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congressional battles over the Export-Import Bank and terrorism insurance are an opportunity for Democrats to win back corporate elites ...

Real Business Leaders Want to Save Capitalism

Robert Reich | Posted 08.19.2014 | Business
Robert Reich

A few weeks ago I was visited in my office by the chairman of one of the country's biggest high-tech firms who wanted to talk about the causes and consequences of widening inequality and the shrinking middle class, and what to do about it.

Friday Talking Points -- Brain Damage

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Karl Rove successfully manipulated the entire news media this week. Rove's specialty is to take what could be considered a reasonable idea, and then twist it beyond recognition while dragging it through the swampiest mud he can dream up.

Bad News For Goldman Sachs

Reuters | Posted 06.17.2014 | Business

(Adds details and background, updates shares) By Lauren Tara LaCapra and Tanya Agrawal April 17 (Reuters) - Goldman Sach...

Lloyd Blankfein Was Paid $19.9 Million Last Year

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 06.04.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) -- Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein's total compensation rose by almost 50 percent to $19.9 million last year, boosted by ...

It's A Great Day To Be Lloyd Blankfein

Reuters | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Lloyd Blankfein, chief executive of Goldman Sachs Group Inc , received restricted stock worth $14.7 million this week as part of ...

BOTH SIDES NOW: Nation vs. National Review on Obama and Inequality

HuffPost Radio | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgReagan charged up the hill of Big Gov't - now it's Obama turn on Big Inequality. Lowry & vanden Heuvel debate whether that's the "defining challenge" of our era and if government can do anything about higher executive pay, lower worker wages. Then: is Boehner's tantrum a one-off or a strategy?

#AskJPM Blow Up Nothing to Laugh About

Dennis M. Kelleher | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Dennis M. Kelleher

Regarding the #AskJPM blowup, one article began by asking the right question: "What were they thinking?" The answer is, they weren't thinking; they were all talking to themselves and like-minded executives.

Goldman Sachs 'Doing God's Work'

Jim Treacy | Posted 09.18.2014 | Business
Jim Treacy

I assume Segarra's suit isn't the publicity Blankfein was hoping for, and I wonder what's going on at the NY Fed. When I was at Monster Worldwide, I experienced first-hand Goldman Sachs "doing God's work."

Blankfein Reveals Big Regret

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein said on Tuesday that he r...

The Wrong Metric

Michael Hodin | Posted 12.11.2013 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

How is it that these two coexisting trends -- global population aging and global economic recession aren't seen as interwoven? The answer, perhaps, is that we keep analyzing the economics of aging through the wrong metrics.

A Fantasy: The CEO of Goldman Sachs Calls His Employee, Heidi Cruz (Yes, the Wife of Ted Cruz)

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 12.07.2013 | Politics
Jesse Kornbluth

I like to think Lloyd Blankfein settled himself in a Goldman Sachs conference room equipped with so much state of the art technology that it could be the control center of a network news show, and nodded to a technician, and there, as if she were sitting across the table from him, was Heidi Cruz.

Goldman CEO: Business Helps More Poor People Than Philanthropy

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.26.2013 | Business

The profit motive of Big Business actually helps the poor more than charity does, at least according to Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein. When as...

Goldman Sachs Profit Doubles

Reuters | Posted 07.16.2013 | Business

* 2nd-qtr EPS $3.70/shr vs $1.78 year earlier * Analysts had expected earnings of $2.82/shr * Revenue investing and lend...

WATCH: Unlocking The Potential Of Small Business In America

Posted 06.27.2013 | Impact

TIME: 7:00p-8:00p EST Showcasing the power of innovative public-private partnerships, Aspen Institute President Walter Isaacson moderates a panel d...

Who do you trust at Goldman Sachs?

Robert Teitelman | Posted 08.13.2013 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Susanne Craig's story in Thursday's New York Times about Goldman Sachs & Co.'s Lloyd Blankfein and his longtime No. 2 Gary Cohn is, like so many Wall ...

Goldman CEO Blames Economy's Problems On The Media

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 06.14.2013 | Business

Americans' negative attitudes about the economy are holding back growth, according to Lloyd Blankfein. "[The] economy is not a science, it's a soci...

You've A Come A Long Way Baby -- The Boring Old Annual Corporate Report Goes Social

April Rudin | Posted 08.10.2013 | Business
April Rudin

The annual report is a once-a-year opportunity for public companies to engage, educate and attract investors, prospective employees, and potential partners. Today's annual report should be an eagerly clicked-upon link that provides a personal (yes, personal!) experience to the person looking to know what a public company has been up to over its past fiscal year, and what its people have to say about it.

The Most Overpaid CEOs In North America Are...

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 05.30.2013 | Business

Lloyd Blankfein is North America's best-paid bank CEO -- and also one of its most overpaid, according to a new report. The bearded Goldman Sachs ch...

Blankfein Will Not Be Happy About This

Reuters | Lauren Tara LaCapra | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc shareholders should vote against the Wall Street bank's executive compensation proposal because the boar...

Wall Street's Bamboo Lounge Bust-Out

Joel Sucher | Posted 07.08.2013 | Business
Joel Sucher

Anyway, I never gave much thought to Goodfellas being a cinematic template for the kinds of schemes, scams and financial shenanigans pulled off by the Wall Street mob until recently.

Goldman Sachs CEO: Small Businesses Key To British Economy

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.23.2013 | Impact

Last week, Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs, penned an op-ed in the Telegraph on the importance of the small business community in Britain. In an...

Bank CEOs To Meet With Obama Thursday

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2013 | Business

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Executives of the biggest U.S. banks are expected to meet with President Barack Obama on Thursday, according to people...