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Some Banks More Equal Than Others

I read the other day that the six largest U.S. bank holding companies have paid more than $150 billion in fines since 2009. Yet, at the same time, not a single senior executive or director of these banks has been identified as culpable for their banks’ egregious legal and regulatory violations, much less pursued by the Justice Department or the financial regulatory agencies. 309 more words

Community Banks

Three To Suffer Because Of Bad Bankers (2015)

1. Poor.
2. Disadvantaged.
3. Future.
Too big to fail-
With a huge bonus to hail.


JPMorgan Chase Chief Says ‘Banks Are Under Assault’

JANUARY 14, 2015

As JPMorgan Chase reported sluggish earnings and potential new legal costs on Wednesday, its chief executive, Jamie Dimon, lashed out at regulators and analysts, including some who are calling for the breakup of what is the nation’s largest bank. 1,637 more words


Buying a Bank Stock? Read This First

By David Nelson, CFA

They have the same tickers and familiar logos but banks sure aren’t the same companies of years past. Gone is the staggering Return on Equity (ROE) and huge trading gains that became the hallmark of firms like Goldman (GS), JP Morgan (JPM)* and others. 824 more words

David Nelson

Goldman Sachs says JPMorgan Chase should be broken up

Goldman Sachs to JPMorgan Chase: Time to break up.

Goldman says that JPMorgan would be worth as much as 25% more if it were split into different pieces. 685 more words


The Rich, Greedy, and Powerful (12/11)

Reckless endangerment – too big to fail.

Do you remember these words from 2008 when a few of the most powerful financial institutions in our country threatened the economy of our country? 262 more words

Prayer And Reflection