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Tag Archives: C

A global Banking tweet-o-rama | Advantage zyaada

The PBOC has opened a liquidity window all week supplying RMB 300 bn over 4 days to fund AgBank IPO #china 20 minutes ago via HootSuite AgBank has in the … Continue reading

July 6, 2010 · 1 Comment

The twisted regulation | A fellow bull

A controversial bill will make its way to the Senate floor today. According to Bloomberg, inside the 1,558-page bill is a two-page provision that would force 40 of the largest … Continue reading

April 30, 2010

Manufacturing a Crisis | Goldman Sachs

The crisis that went by had a lot going for it, with some great contrarian stands from Goldman Sachs and even Dimon’s fledgling JPMorgan, now a de facto twin gold … Continue reading

April 30, 2010

Greece’s Legacy for the Euro | Advantage zyaada

The Greek and Portugal national default, as likely and now also triggered by the newly driven down debt ratings, have been coming for some time. ECB, Germany ( Eur 35 … Continue reading

April 29, 2010

Some not so Hot Practices we condone | Advantage zyaada

Lehman it seems has not only lived with Accounting practices regarding moving assets off the balance sheet at quarter closing, where it seemed obvious that others much bigger had more … Continue reading

April 29, 2010

Goldman Sachs sticking to it | Advantage zyaada

The real games in financial regulation will begin after we appoint new regulators, none of the regulations are anywhere near implementable about 20 hours ago via HootSuite Goldman Sachs is … Continue reading

April 28, 2010 · 5 Comments

This one snuck in the back door | Financial regulation

zyakaira notes: Two points to note, which would even be clear to regulators and the big banks from here..Dodd’s bill cannot handle derivatives, SAC leader Blanche Lincoln is getting ready … Continue reading

April 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

Bank results week: The undisputed Heavyweight Champion of the World

Goldman Sachs has done it again. Like its counterparts in Boxing from Muhammed Ali to Mike Tyson, it has outperformed everything and every competitor from banking to asset management on … Continue reading

April 20, 2010 · 1 Comment

The China Crisis Balloon gets hot air | Advantage Research

We warned you, and we warned you at all the right times, still like any other external entity we did not have detailed information with us. After all, it’s China. … Continue reading

January 30, 2010

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