Archive for: Goldman sachs

A dream SEC chief

. . . . Pause intro music down below. A dream SEC chief . Piggybankblog posted on 12/06/12 Cross linked with salon.com On Dec. 14, Mary Schapiro will step down from her role as the chairwoman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Barack Obama will shortly appoint a new leader to take her place, a […]

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WaMu Trustees Seek Goldman Probe

. . . . Pause intro music down below. WaMu Trustees Seek Goldman Probe . Piggybankblog posted on 12/05/12 Cross linked with foxbusiness.com . Trustees for creditors left unpaid after the biggest banking failure in U.S. history say they suspect Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) of targeting Washington Mutual Inc., in a naked short-selling scheme. […]

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Obama's $26 Billion Foreclosure Fraud Fix Was Just A Settlement For Big Banks

. . . . . Pause intro music down below. Obama’s $26 Billion Foreclosure Fraud Fix Was Just A Settlement For Big Banks . November 22nd, 2012 buisnessinsider.com On November 19th, the core of the Obama “Justice” Department’s “49 State Settlement,” of the millions of fraud claims by the suing mortgagees against the mega-banks who […]

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Goldman Sachs and Litton Loan Servicing: A Very Uncomfortable Divorce

. . . . . You can pause intro music down below. Goldman Sachs and Litton Loan Servicing: A Very Uncomfortable Divorce . Piggybankblog posted on 11/16/12 Cross linked with huffingtonpost.com Prior to the 2008 when Wall Street was laying on big bets on the housing market, mortgage servicing was the equivalent of blackjack; the […]

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Kaptur says big banks are running the country

. . . .. You can pause intro music down below. Kaptur says big banks are running the country . Piggybankblog posted on 11/01/12 Cross linked with presspublications.com . While speaking at Maumee Bay State Park, U.S. Representative Marcy Kaptur was asked what she thinks of the 2012 presidential campaign. Kaptur turned the question around, […]

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JPMorgan Chase Lawsuit By New York AG A First For White House Task Force

. . . . You can pause intro music down below. JPMorgan sued over $20bn deception . Piggybankblog posted on 10/01/12 Piggybankblog posted picture Cross liked with FT.COM The New York attorney-general sued JPMorgan Chase on Monday over the alleged deception of investors who lost more than $20bn on mortgage-backed securities created by Bear Stearns. […]

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Goldman to pay $12 million to settle "pay-to-play" probe

. . . .. You can pause intro music below. Goldman to pay $12 million to settle “pay-to-play” probe . Piggybankblog posted on 09/27/12 Cross linked with reuters.com (Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc agreed to pay about $12 million to settle charges that it violated “pay-to-play” rules in a case involving undisclosed campaign contributions […]

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When It Comes to the DoJ and Wall Street, Don't Call It "Justice"

. . .   .. You can pause intro music down below. When It Comes to the DoJ and Wall Street, Don’t Call It “Justice” . Piggybankblog posted on 09/12/12 Piggybankblog posted picture Cross linked with huffingtonpost.com If a recent report is true the Justice Department will need a new name — and some of […]

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Too Big To Jail: Wall Street Executives Unlikely To Face Criminal Charges, Source Says

. . .   .. You can pause intro music down below. Too Big To Jail: Wall Street Executives Unlikely To Face Criminal Charges, Source Says . Piggybankblog posted on 09/09/12 Cross linked with huffingtonpost.com A last-ditch effort by federal and state law enforcement authorities to hold Wall Street accountable for nearly bringing down the […]

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Levin Goes After JPMorgan Chase with Subcommittee Investigation

. . .   .. You can pause intro music down below. Levin Goes After JPMorgan Chase with Subcommittee Investigation . Piggybankblog posted on 09/07/12 Cross linked with firedloglake.com Carl Levin is at it again. His Senate Subcommittee on Permanent Investigations, perhaps the best investigatory panel in Congress, particularly on financial matters, has honed in […]

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