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BofA, Barclays, JPMorgan, Northern Trust, RBS

The Wall Street Journal reports that Bank of America has now agreed to disclose details of donations made with corporate funds to political parties and committees. The bank will not, however, disclose individual political contributions made by employees.

Lehman's Accounting 'Shenanigans'

Here's an interesting interview Bloomberg TV ran Friday with Brad Hintz, a top-ranked analyst over at Sanford C. Bernstein, on the subject of that 2,200 page report published last week on the events which led to the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers.

Open Letter From A Bear Stearns Staffer

RIP Bear Stearns

'I work for Bear Stearns, although it doesn't feel like it anymore. In fact, we're all still trying to come to terms with the fact that there really is no such thing as Bear Stearns anymore.

Top Firm Said Under Pressure To Break Itself Up


Fox Business News's Charlie Gasparino has reported that Bank of America is coming under 'increasing pressure' from US government and regulatory officials to break up the empire, as it is thought to be still much 'too big to fail'.