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Bond Trading shoots up the stakes again | Banking Insight

Trader/Brokers suffering $3 bln losses in the last quarter of 2011 have a reason to rejoice as banks like Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan put themselves back in play. In … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

2012 Bank Results Preview: Banks set to double dividends (All banks will clear stress tests)

Citibank, JP Morgan and others excluding Bank of America get eager to receive results of the Fed stress Test that will alow Citi to increase its dividend from the notional … Continue reading

March 11, 2012 · 2 Comments

AIG Sale begins: Treasury sells $6 bln of AIG holdings | Crisis Insight

AIG will be buying back $3 bln of it with cash it garnered from other sales and the AIG profit of Maidenlane Securities sales also likely to be added back … Continue reading

March 7, 2012

Facebook IPO: Without fear, for favors.. | Deal Insight

Underwriting was handed out to three more bankers last week at Facebook Headquarters with Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and Lead right Goldman Sachs still the primary book runners. The new … Continue reading

March 4, 2012

Europe: Honey, it’s time to defend the CDS | Insight Europe

Though, sitting in one seat all the time, we can’t continue wishing the world was in our control all the time, there is still a reasonable script out there for … Continue reading

March 2, 2012

European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Another EUR 530 bln down the hatch | Banking Insight – Europe Insight

And before you listen to the joint declaration from Greece and EC President Barroso later in the morning, the banks bought in a large amount for buying and selling Italian … Continue reading

February 29, 2012

AIG gets ready for a 2012 bang, buys Maidenlane worth $2 bln | Deal Insight

OF course in the last FRBNY auctions that were won by Credit Suisse when the index was 41 cents and sussed by Goldman Sachs when the index hit 65 cents … Continue reading

February 24, 2012

Another Qatar bid for Sainsburys? | Deal insight

The Qataris are bidding for the 2022 Olympics, Manchester United and Sainsbury’sĀ even as Chinese bid up Oil and Energy assets in the Year of the Dragon. Chinese firms usually withdraw … Continue reading

February 18, 2012

US & European Banks : Did you make the long list?

Note: This exclusive realisation, brought about by our re-scanning at day end on FT alphaville Moodys’ seemingly gave indications that it will be reassessing banking companies, securities firms with Credit … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Goldman Sachs wins $6 bln in Treasury auction, prices up | Bailout Insight

The infamous Maiden Lane II securities were mostly picked up by Goldman Sachs yesterday and according to Busness Week, the FINRA Trace suggests Goldman Sachs will not be giving it … Continue reading

February 9, 2012 · 5 Comments