Tagged: financial bailout

No more “sh***y deals” at Goldman

On the heels of Congressional hearings in which e-mails from Goldman Sachs traders told of “sh***y deals” being offered to customers, the Wall Street bank has now banned profanity in company e-mail correspondence.  School of Management master lecturer Mark Williams, a former Federal Reserve Bank examiner and author of “Uncontrolled Risk” about the fall of […]

Nations consider bank taxes

Germany is moving to adopt a new bank tax to cover the cost of possible future bailouts, and France is considering the same thing.  Former Deputy Comptroller of the Currency Robert Bench, now a senior fellow at the BU Law School’s Morin Center for Banking and Financial Law, says perhaps the best way to protect […]