Posts Tagged ‘Goldman’

Taking off the Glasses of Media Spin: Can You See the Crminial Fraud in Front of You?

12 Oct

The Economist brings us their version of this intriguing story. This little tidbit will give you all the language you need to see how it is being spun. It is interesting to read this piece just to see how the evidence being presented is, rather than being considered at face value, presented within a framework […]


Missing Paper, German Bank Law Suits and Other “Mysteries” of the Meltdown

05 Oct

Denninger on Tavakoli, it’s all good; if we can just be smart enough to start to understand it. Hopefully, we are not as dumb as he thinks… As Janet Tavakoli notes over at Huffington Post: Landesbank Baden-Wuerttemberg, a German state-owned bank, is suing Goldman Sachs over a $37 million loss on its investment in its […]


Zero Hedge: Grassley Submits Questions for Committee Records

25 Jul

Goldman, Blackrock In Cross Hairs Again As Senator Grassley Digs Up Old Corpses from zero hedge | on a long enough timeline, the survival rate for … by Tyler Durden Just as Goldman’s hope that the BP gusher’s taking front page priority, especially in the aftermath of the rather amusing settlement between the firm and […]


Yves Smith: Time to Investigate Blankfein and Paulson

02 Jul

Yves Smith from takes a look at the A.I.G. bailout and a few of the interesting facts that were disclosed in the NYT piece posted here earlier this week. Time to Investigate Blankfein and Paulson (More AIG Shenanigans Edition) from naked capitalism by Yves Smith 4 people liked this The New York Times has […]


Did Regulators Force A.I.G. to Give Up RIGHT TO SUE BIG BANKS as Part of Bailout Plan? NYTIMES Report

01 Jul

This is The BEST ever quote on the first read, but then the quote from the NY FED is even better… but start here: “When the government began rescuing it from collapse in the fall of 2008 with what has become a $182 billion lifeline, A.I.G. was required to forfeit its right to sue several […]


Denninger Warns Pols on the Dangers of Political Posturing as the Facts Roll In

21 Apr

The political witch-hunt that is now being fomented related to the SEC’s charges against Goldman is a minefield that threatens to blow up the GOP for the next 20 years – if not permanently. The full-court press by right-wing talking heads such as Limbaugh and Hannity, who appear to have not bothered to do a […]