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They Had Created This Remarkable System for Taking Every Last Dime From Their Customers
Business  (tags: cars, automobiles, loans, bonds, markets, ripoffs )

- 199 days ago -
In 2009, about $3 billion worth of subprime auto bonds were sold through the securities markets. By 2014, $22 billion were.
Puerto Rico Says It Cannot Pay Its Debt Setting Off Potential Crisis In The U.S.
Business  (tags: Puerto Rico, markets, bonds, financial crisis, higher borrowing, USA )

- 485 days ago -
The governor of Puerto Rico has decided that the island cannot pay back more than $70 billion in debt setting up an unprecedented financial crisis that could rock the municipal bond market and lead to higher borrowing costs for govts across the USA.
Wall Street's Whipsaw Week Shows Global Economy's Flaws
Business  (tags: world, usa, society, politics, money, investments, economy, business, corporate, Wall Street, Whipsaw Week, Global, Economy, markets, growth )

- 746 days ago -
With markets priced for expectations of a steadily improving global economy, troubling signs that growth may have stalled.
Traders Made Hundreds of Millions Off of Leaked Fed Decisions
Business  (tags: Banking, Markets, Trade, USA )

- 894 days ago -
Researchers in Singapore say millions of dollars in profit was generated illegally by traders in the United States who took advantage of privileged Federal Reserve policy decisions disclosed to them before becoming publicly available.
Pyrrhic Victory for Whistleblowers on Transatlantic Trade Agreement
Business  (tags: EU, Economy, Hacking, Human rights, Information Technology, Internet, Law, Markets, Politics, Trade, USA )

- 935 days ago -
Unbeknownst to the wider world, two enormous trade deals have been in the works for the past several years.
Big Pharma Presses US to Quash Cheap Drug Production in India
Business  (tags: Global economy, Globalization, Health, India, Markets, Medicine, USA )

- 991 days ago -
Powerful global pharmaceutical firms are leaning on the United States government to discourage India from allowing the production and sale of affordable generic drugs still on-patent, according to inside sources close to the matter.
Whistle Blower Comes Forward With Solid Proof The Price Of Gold And Silver Is Being Manipulated By Major Financial Institution
Business  (tags: commodities, markets, swindles, trades, futures )

- 2388 days ago -
November 2009, Andrew Maguire, a former silver trader in Goldman Sach's London office, contacted the CFTC's Enforcement Division and reported the illegal manipulation of the silver market by traders at JPMorgan Chase.
Financial Times- Drug Groups to Reap Swine-Flu Billions
Business  (tags: business, pharmaceuticals, pandemic, swine flu, markets, tamiflu, finance )

- 2654 days ago -
Some of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies are reaping billions of dollars in extra revenue amid global concern about the spread of swine flu. Analysts expect to see a boost in sales from GlaxoSmithKline, Roche and Sanofi-Aventis when the
Economic Relations, Political Values: Which Is the Tail, and Which Is the Dog?
Business  (tags: Capitalism, Economy, Markets, Values, Business News )

- 2926 days ago -
Both state socialism and unfettered capitalism share this weakness: giving economic systems priority over political values creates terrible cognitive dissonance.
Satire: Economists Warn Anti-Bush Product Market Close to Collapse
Business  (tags: news, election, bush, economy, markets )

- 2947 days ago -
From the Onion. Recent trends indicate a strong influence in the world economy over the past several years is near collapsing. The loss of this multi-billion dollar/year industry could bring plunge the world into a deep recession if Democrats are elected.
Who Should Pay for the Bailout?
Business  (tags: George Bush, Hank Paulson, Bernanke, Greenspan, Gramm, McCain, Republicans, bank failures, mortgage crisis, credit crisis, gas prices, BIG OIL, BIG PHARMA, markets, investments, hedge funds, Cmapaign 2008 )

- 2956 days ago -
Luigi Zingales' reaction to the financial market bailout plan, "Why Paulson is Wrong," has been getting a lot of attention...
Bear Stearns Faces Break-Up or Sale Under US Treasury Pressure
Business  (tags: Bear Stearns, JP Morgan/Chase, U.S. Treasury, Paulson, markets, investors, investments, bail-out, sale, breakup )

- 3146 days ago -
JPMorgan Chase and Lazard were last night locked in talks to secure a swift deal that would end the 85 years of independence of Bear Stearns, the stricken ...
Dollar Plunge Sets Off Global Alarm Bells
Business  (tags: economy, money, dollar, fear, markets, investments, investors, investing, news, usa, world, business, consumers, finance, debt )

- 3147 days ago -
The dollar has plummeted against all major currencies on dire US retail sales and fears that the Federal Reserve may need to slash interest rates further to stop the downward spiral in the credit markets.
"A Generalized Meltdown of Financial Institutions"
Business  (tags: economy, money, business, investors, markets, dollar, trading )

- 3256 days ago -
Reality has finally caught up to the stock market. The American consumer is underwater, the banks are buried in debt, and the housing market is in terminal distress.
Freddie to Raise $5 Bln in Preferred Stock Sale: Report
Business  (tags: business, markets, investors )

- 3258 days ago -
U.S. mortgage finance company that stunned Wall Street with a $2 billion quarterly loss earlier this week, plans to sell $5 billion of preferred stock in a deal to be launched as early as next week, the Wall Street Journal said on Friday.

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