Former MF Global Chief Risk Officer Sacked For Doing His Job, Disagreeing With Corzine

Tyler Durden Zero Hedge 2/2/2012

Yesterday we noted how a CBO analyst may have been terminated for her conflicting views on model assumptions, especially when they veered away from the Wall Street-defined norm. Today, we find that the same approach to dissent may have been the reason why MF Global ended up taking inordinate risk, […]

CNBC: Weak Treasury Auctions Raise Worries About US Debt Burden

Entire article at CNBC’s website

Wednesday, 29 Jul 2009 By: Reuters

The U.S. Treasury sold $39 billion in five-year debt Wednesday in an auction that drew poor demand, raising worries over the cost of financing the government’s burgeoning budget deficit.

It was the second lackluster showing in as many days, convincing analysts that the stellar […]