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Tag Archives: Lloyd Blankfein

Bank Results Season: Sorry Lloyd, Harvey – we are not impressed (EPS $3.78 per share Q2 2013)

The banks are of course back with a bang. The big mortgage players were ahead when they reported on Friday and Citi was good for the coin on Monday. But … Continue reading

July 16, 2013

Bank Earnings Season: Goldman Sachs thumps in the majority opinion (Q4 and Full Year 2012)

Greg Smith’s ex employer offices in London got off to a wrong start trying to finagle tax-free bonuses and have since abandoned the plan leaving the HR team to explain … Continue reading

January 16, 2013

Bank Results Season: The return of Goldman Sachs (Q1 2012)

Compensation battles at Chase that compare unfavorably for retail banking employees as Dimon gets paid 67 times the average bank pay or Lloyd Blankfein’s own titular troubles with non profits … Continue reading

April 17, 2012

US Economy (EoD Review): 10.8% rise in the indices in the Quarter, The Deal Economy slump to continue

Facebook’s latest amendment to its S1 filed adds details of the patent litigation with Yahoo even as FoConn agrees to an Apple audit observations and decides to reduce working hours … Continue reading

March 29, 2012

US Economy: Europe looks good, not UK and the MBA report not OK

Its AFSCME! The Association that owned 7101 shares settled with Goldman Sachs with John Bryan likely stepping into the new role of Lead Director at Goldman Sachs who can steward … Continue reading

March 28, 2012

Is it the kind of resignation you’ll give in to quit a company you hate leaving? | GS Exec speaks out

Let’s face it. Apart from the yellow journalists who like their Vampire squid and the blind faith of followers of rant-o-rama hellraisers, not many others would blame the culture at … Continue reading

March 14, 2012

There’s nothing wrong with the guys at Goldman Sachs, or Utah! | Location Insight

Utah looks like  it could become mine and Lloyd Blankfein led Goldman Sachs new favourite with 21% rise is state and local taxes in New York a good reason to … Continue reading

March 9, 2012 · 1 Comment

Gary Cohn could take over as Goldman Sachs CEO | Banking Insight

After three members of the Executive Committee were recently replaced, one still empty, the Lloyd Blankfein-David Viniar-Gary Cohn team at the top is still likely to go through more changes … Continue reading

February 18, 2012

Limiting Banker compensation in Europe, US and Asia | Bonus Insight

The church ( which manages $8 bln in investments) may have proposed a conservative limit of upto 3 times a baners ssalary as bonuses while global winners like HSBC had … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 3 Comments

Practising less deferred compensation and paying only for performance at Goldman Sachs | Bank Insight

Though cutting 2400 jobs and cutting base pay allowed Goldman Sachs to keep compensation at 42% in a  year of falling revenues, Lloyd Blankfein as CEO was paid lesser than … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · 4 Comments