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Robert Diamond

Feds Subpoena Bank Of America Over Libor Scandal

BloombergBusinessweek | Hugh Son | Posted 08.02.2012 | Business

Bank of America Corp. (BAC), the second- biggest U.S. lender, received formal inquiries from investigators pressing their probe into the possible rigg...

Protesters Would Like Ex-Barclays CEO Off Their College's Board Of Trustees, Please

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 07.24.2012 | Business

Bob Diamond has given millions to Colby College in the past decade. Some people at the school have a problem with that. On Saturday, protesters at ...

I'd Run Barclays for $1 Million!

Laurence J. Kotlikoff | Posted 09.11.2012 | Business
Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Dear Remaining Members of the Barclays Board, I heard you're having some senior personnel problems.

D.M. Levine

Barclays Scandal Likely to Spread

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 07.06.2012 | Business

As the Libor manipulation scandal at British banking giant Barclays continues to escalate with the launch of a criminal probe, U.S. traders, former re...

Financial Journalism: 'Sometimes Being Responsible Means Pissing People Off'

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 09.02.2012 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

Last week, Gillian Tett of the Financial Times wrote how five years previously, she and her fellow journalists were intimidated into backing off of a huge story about banks manipulating LIBOR.

Ryan Grim

Disgraced Banker Backs Away From Mitt Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A disgraced London banker has rescinded an offer to co-host a high-dollar fundraiser for Mitt Romney, sparing the GOP hopeful the diffic...

Banks Value Social Responsibility More After Crisis

nytimes.com | REUTERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The global financial crisis led to tighter regulation of the banking industry's excesses, but a top British banker says it had a ...

Robert Diamond Named New Barclays CEO

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Robert E. Diamond Jr., who built Barclays PLC into a global powerhouse in investment banking and has been criticized for his lavish pay...

Barclay Bonuses To Be Deferred For Top Execs

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — Barclays is planning to defer bonuses for its highest-paid executives in hopes of quashing public outrage regarding pay for bankers, Br...

Inside the Wall Street Journal's Future of Finance Initiative

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

We, the middle aged financiers, are responsible for taking action on the issue of massive financial fraud. If we don't, we will never restore trust in the financial system.