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Posted: 17 Feb 2011 09:40 AM PST
Editor’s Note: The video is full-size…it just appears small before playing.  Brand new from the world’s best independent banking analyst.  Truth and transparency are in short supply at Wells Fargo. Bloomberg Video – Chris Whalen – Feb. 16, 2011 Christopher Whalen, managing director…
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 07:59 AM PST
(Reuters) – U.S. bank regulators are finalizing punishments against mortgage servicers after a probe found “critical deficiencies” with the industry’s foreclosure processes.  John Walsh, the acting head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, said a national probe of foreclosure…
Posted: 17 Feb 2011 07:51 AM PST
  Get detail on both charts here…   Bankers’ Bailouts The banks had gambled away so much of the money they created into risky and complicated deals, that when homeowners began to struggle under the weight of paying off a huge mortgage on a house they thought would only ever go up…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 11:02 PM PST
Archive Video – May 06, 2010 Clip has not been posted at the Bail before.  Part of our new series ‘Nightly Lloyd.’ Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs, is asked by Senator Tom Coburn if he talked to anyone at Treasury about Dodd-Frank.  Comedy…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 10:16 PM PST
Read more at… One Good Cut — Bankers’ Benefits Shockingly, banks are the most heavily subsidised businesses in the world. We give them over £130 billion in subsidies and benefits every year. Without these subsidies and benefits, the banks wouldn’t be making any profits, and…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 08:26 PM PST
Paulson the offensive lineman at Dartmouth and Friedman, the much smaller wrestler from Cornell.  Guess who got his ass kicked… From Nomi Prins’ new book It Takes A Pillage, hear the true story about the banker who took down the Hammer, pinned him to the ground and had him pleading for…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 07:38 PM PST
  Source – Bloomberg Goldman Sachs Group Inc., the U.S. bank that relies on fixed-income trading for the largest portion of its revenue, will shut its Global Macro Proprietary Trading desk, a person with knowledge of the decision said. The eight-person desk, which trades…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 05:36 PM PST
Video – Tim Geithner at the Council on Foreign Relations answers a question about a new global reserve currency – Mar. 25, 2009 After news of last week’s IMF proposal, we went digging and found this Geithner clip in the wayback machine.  This made a brief splash back in early 2009 and was…
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 04:30 PM PST
Fox News deceptively misrepresented Paul’s 2011 CPAC straw poll victory by substituting footage from CPAC 2010, where Mitt Romney supporters had loudly booed the results.  Fox, a habitual mouthpiece for the GOP establishment, normally works in clandestine ways to deny the legitimacy of…
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