Tag Archives: Wall Street

Today’s Herald column: JP Morgan’s helpful reminder

Because how quickly we forget…

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Dimonfreude

I didn’t make that term up, though I wish I had. But I can tell you a lot of people have it. Bad, after JP Morgan Chase honcho Jamie Dimons steps in it, big time.

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Obama and Wall Street: an awkward relationship

The New York Times tees up a fascinating look at the delicate, awkward dance between WLl Street and a president they hate, but who they also fear, because the believe he is likely going to be re-elected.

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‘I am the 1 percent’ — Mitt Romney embraces being the Wall Street candidate

Mitt Romney says “if you want to put free enterprise on trial, I’m ready.” He is embracing his biggest liability: that he IS the Wall Street candidate.

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Attack of the oligarch’s (or, Leon Cooperman pitches a fit)

Some of America’s wealthiest are vewy, vewy angry at Barack Obama.

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Lobbyists hatched million-dollar bank plan to crush the Occupy movement

Chris Hayes broke the story on his show this morning that a DC lobbying firm came up with a genius plan to protect Wall Street from the growing Occupy movement.

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Everybody hates Wall Street

Wall Streeters and bankers are not a popular crowd right now.

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Oh dear. Photo shows Mitt’s Bain days

This is one photo Mitt would probably like to have back.

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This week’s Herald column: Obama’s new economic script

The president flips the script.

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Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein lawyers up

Here we go.

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