The Securities and Exchange Commission won praise for its supposedly tough London Whale settlement with JPMorgan. But the big winners so far are the bank execs.
Wall Street may think that Green Mountain has put its troubles behind it. But on its first-ever investor day, questions about the company’s numbers persist.
The Dodd-Frank financial overhaul law gave shareholders a vote on executive pay. It turns out that they usually approve compensation packages by margins Fidel Castro would have envied.
A draft bill from Sens. Corker and Warner to fix Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac has serious flaws that could make the plan unworkable.
The recent vote to keep Jamie Dimon as CEO and chairman of JPMorgan shows why the corporate governance movement won't work when it comes to Big Banking.
Yes, hedge funds have been wrong about inflation and rising interest rates. But they aren't wrong that the Fed has a credibility problem.
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Recent Stories by Jesse Eisinger
- How Fear Of Occupy Wall Street Undermined the Red Cross’ Sandy Relief Effort
- The Wall Street Takeover of Charity
- Red Cross’ Latest Claim Includes ‘Donations of Blood’
- The Red Cross CEO Has Been Serially Misleading About Where Donors’ Dollars Are Going
- Now What? Failed Allergan Deal Strains Valeant
- The Real Roots of Hedge Fund Manager Rage
- The Red Cross’ Secret Disaster