Here are a few comments on our recent article on speculation that a terrorist cell was behind Thursday's 1,000 point move in the Dow
It's a possibility that no-one is prepared to discuss, and it's a scenario that could quite simply destroy what little confidence there is left in our financial markets.
'The Council and the Member States have decided today on a comprehensive package of measures to preserve financial stability in Europe, including a European Financial Stabilisation mechanism with a total volume of up to € 500 billion.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein faced off to that doyenne of shareholder activism, Evelyn Davis, at the firm's annual meeting Friday. But Lloyd took it all in good humor and in his stride.
Bloomberg reports that Saul Burian, an MD in the financial restructuring group at investment bank Houlihan Lokey, told a US bankruptcy court that he had discussions with executives at Lehman Holdings about whether they should sue Barclays over the sale of Lehman's broker / dealer business in September 2008.
Just a few days after JPMorgan's senior economist, James Glassman, came out and characterized US senators as children in a research note to clients, Willem Buiter, Citi's Chief Economist, has had a pop at European lawmakers.
Bloomberg reports that JPMorgan's senior economist, James Glassman, has apologized for characterizing US senators as children in a research note to clients.
Here's a real gem from former US Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan, testifying before the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission last week.
US Attorney General Eric Holder has confirmed the arrest of a man in connection with the failed car bombing attempt in New York's Times Square over the weekend.
'Before we get into the formal agenda of our shareholder meeting, I wanted to address some important issues that are on all of our minds.