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The story behind the shrinking ranks of Goldman partners

It’s one of the most exclusive and coveted clubs in banking, and admission is getting even harder.

The Wall Street Journal reports that Goldman Sachs is going to… 410 more words

Why CEOs swear by Swatches

According to Google auto-fill, one of the most searched terms relating to Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein is, “What watch does Lloyd Blankfein wear?”

We have the answer: It’s a Swatch, a simple plastic timepiece that retails in the ballpark of $100. 758 more words


Goldman rides tax inversions to top of M&A heap

Tax inversions have been, well, golden, for Goldman Sachs.

The investment bank has made more than any other Wall Street firm advising companies on the controversial acquisition deals that have enabled U.S. 466 more words


Two quotes, one old, one new, about something that existed then and continues to exist now

The first speaker is Caratacus, the British tribal leader who resisted the Roman invasion in 43 AD. He eventually became a prisoner of the Romans. After a convincing speech prior to his scheduled execution, his life was spared. 142 more words