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Tag Archives: 2009

Bank results week: Goldman Sachs makes 51% Margin

Goldman Sachs spent $16b on compensation in 2009 or just 35.8% of revenue to record the lowest compensation pay out on the street. Investment Banks like JP Morgan still target … Continue reading

January 22, 2010

Bank Results Week: J P Morgan posts $3.3 billion, tries to duck the tax

J P Morgan earlier announced results at the height of the executive compensation debate on Friday and noted the following in its results release: MARKETWATCH.COM: Compensation dropped sharply at J.P. … Continue reading

January 21, 2010

We’ll see you next week…

It has been brutal watching none of you return to review the site this whole christmas week and it will last till Jan 1, but we are in august company. … Continue reading

December 28, 2009

Back from the storm: repayment, reforms, recovery

Isn’t a $1.1 trillion too much? Posted on December 14, 2009. Filed under: Obamanomics, US | Wow, it might add up to a little more This $1.1 trillion bill is not … Continue reading

December 15, 2009

We shld start saving right about now..

Well these here are the expenses we needed done.. Jobs bill approved The U.S. House approved a $154 billion economic-aid package and a $290 billion increase in the legal limit … Continue reading

December 14, 2009 · 2 Comments

Financial regulatory reform: A new paradigm for Banking is yet far

The new reforms OTC derivative are a $450 trillion industry and after the reforms are passed, the only knowledge public would be where one of the biggies is on at … Continue reading

December 14, 2009 · 1 Comment

Stimulus costs become apparent

The chancellor of the Exchequer, Alistair Darling, announced a one-time tax on bank bonuses Wednesday, part of the government’s effort to shore up the still-weak British economy. Banks will be … Continue reading

December 10, 2009

Is this the new sponsoring club for American retail? | Reuters & Bronson Point

Two hedge fund veterans who worked at SAC Capital Advisors, LP and Pequot Capital Management, long considered among the industry's most successful, are launching their own firm next month, people … Continue reading

December 9, 2009 · 1 Comment

Can Apple mark a Lifestyle return?

The Advantage zyaada analysis follows later Here is the result and comparisons from Apple Inc. on Monday reported a 46% increase in its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings as the company … Continue reading

October 20, 2009

The entire $AIG research bag |

Another AIG update Posted on September 9, 2009. Filed under: Financial Markets, Global, TARP, US | Tags: Meltdown, RBS, AIG,Insurance, Aircraft Leasing, ILFC | Edit This As the world’s largest Aircraft Lessor, ILFC is still in play with a mountain of debt … Continue reading

September 9, 2009