Tuesday Dec 10
The Curious Capitalist
Everything You Need to Know About the Volcker Rule
A part of the Dodd-Frank bank former bill named after former Fed chairman Paul Volker was supposed to halt rogue traders.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Handful of Financial Firms Benefitted When Geithner Named Treasury Secretary
A research paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research finds that investors bid up shares of a handful of financial firms after news leaked that Timothy Geithner would be nominated for the top post at Treasury in 2008 .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Huffington Post
JP Morgan Chase, the Foreign Corrupt Practice Act, and the Corruption of America
The Justice Department has just obtained documents showing that JPMorgan Chase , Wall Street's biggest bank, has been hiring the children of China's ruling elite in order to secure "existing and potential business opportunities" from Chinese government-run companies.
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Bungling the Easy Stuff : Hospitals are still overcharging the poor. Obamacare was supposed to fix that too.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
David Weidner's Writing on the Wall: Please hold, your bailout call is important
Government officials and the big banks like to trumpet the effectiveness of the bailouts.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Why Neeraj Sahai is a perfect fit for Standard & Poor's
Sharma and Sahai share another thing in common - both are huge chess enthusiasts.
The Money Changers Serenade: A New Plot Hatches
Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, a protege of Treasury Secretaries Rubin and Summers, has received his reward for continuing the Rubin-Summers-Paulson policy of supporting the "banks too big to fail" at the expense of the economy and American people.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Warburg Pincus sell-down of MEG stake raises questions with few answers
Investor Tools - Spot opportunities, identify market trends and grow your portfolio with a powerful toolkit to help you invest with confidence U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies before the Senate Finance Committee hearing on the President's FY2013 Budget on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 14, 2012.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Washington Post
Hey, isna t that. . .?: Timothy Geithner
Tim Geithner in a random act of kindness Friday night. The former Treasury Secretary, who just joined private equity firm Warburg Pincus as managing director, was walking by himself in Georgetown when a homeless man asked for a dollar.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
How To Become A Billionaire From Private Equity
Outgoing U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner arrives for the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, January 21, 2013.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
MOVES-Warburg Pincus, Optimal Payments, Axa Investment
The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Monday.
Why Does the Media Ignore Timothy Geithner's Disastrous Leadership of the NY Fed?
Remember nine months ago when Timothy Geithner assured us that it was "extremely unlikely" he would take a position on Wall Street? The media meme when Geithner announced that we was stepping down as Treasury Secretary and taking a position as a "senior fellow" with the Council on Foreign Relations was what a superior human he was for not taking a ... (more)
Albany Times Union
10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell
Asian markets were mostly higher. Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 2.73%, while the Shanghai Composite climbed 2.9%.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Geithner to join private equity firm - Reuters
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner , who played a major role in combating the global financial crisis, is joining private-equity firm Warburg Pincus as president and managing director, the firm said on Saturday.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Corrections & Amplifications
The surname of Warburg Pincus LLC Co-Chief Executive Charles Kaye was misspelled as Kay in a second reference in a Page One article on Saturday about former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner.
Warsaw subway fire sends 8 people to hospital
Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest on Sunday, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities, killing at least two people and even prompting officials at Chicago's Soldier... "Thor: The Dark World" continued its box-office reign with $38.5 million in its second week, holding off "The Best Man Holiday," ... (more)
Geithner to join private equity firm
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, who played a central role in the government's response to the financial crisis of 2008-2009, is joining private equity firm Warburg Pincus LLC. The firm announced Saturday that Geithner will serve as its president and managing director starting March 1, 2014.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Pa. gay marriage suit takes big step toward trial
By DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writer Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, who played a central role in the government's response to the financial crisis of 2008-2009, is joining private... HARRISBURG, Pa.
News9 Oklahoma City
Egypt: Fears replace Christians' high expectations
In this Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 photo, Father Arsenious, the head of Mar Girgis Monastery, speaks during an interview with The Associate Press, south of the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt.
NASA's newest Mars flyer will explore atmosphere
27, 2013 file photo, technicians work on NASA's next Mars-bound spacecraft, the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution , at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.