Confused Why Goldman Will Face No Criminal Charges? Here’s Why

Tyler Durden ZeroHedge 8/9/2012

Yesterday, in a brief but informative post, we asked and answered a simple question: “Confused Why So Many Foreign Banks Are Suddenly Being Charged By The US? Here’s Why.” Naturally, the reference was to such foreign banks as Standard Chartered, Barclays and HSBC (but not UBS and Credit Suisse) which have […]

The Hearing From Hell

Grandstanding senators squared off against smug and evasive bankers. Tunku Varadarajan on how Goldman Sachs’ sorry performance on Capitol Hill proves Wall Street is on another planet. Plus, watch the top moments from the hearing.

The gulf between ordinary Americans and those who work on Wall Street will have seemed vast, and not merely […]

Brown U. president voted to award Goldman CEO $9M all-stock bonus

‘Restraint’ said to be watchword for Simmons, other directors

by Ted Nesi Providence Business News February 8, 2010

Brown University President Ruth J. Simmons and her colleagues on Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s board voted Friday to award its chairman and chief executive, Lloyd Blankfein, a $9 million all-stock bonus for 2009.

Blankfein, 55, was given […]