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Bank Results Season: JP Morgan releases earnings shot in the arm ($1.60 per share Q2 2013)

Along expected lines ( expected to outperform, beat expectations and harness mortgage markets due to continuing refi boom) JP Morgan handsomely published a $6.5 Bln jumping 1 in 3 over … Continue reading

July 12, 2013

IT’s MONDAY: Eurozone comeback isn’t but Euro’s comeback is

As a Rabobank strategist put it in today’s Reuters insider videogram, because of the fragmented euro bond markets in 2010 and 2011 , the current strength in the Euro is … Continue reading

May 13, 2013

We are sorry we were wrong about JP Morgan | Banking insight

JP Morgan has finally done it. It seems the bank has fessed up to the CIO office strategy responsible for only 5% of the earnings of the company to wipe … Continue reading

June 28, 2012

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

Revival, Recovery and Private Equity: Kinder Morgan survives the El Paso deal | Deal Insight

Kinder Mirgan needed to sell the Exploration assets of el Paso in a single piece to best realise its dream of completing the $38 bln El Paso deal, which it … Continue reading

February 25, 2012

Goldman Sachs batting nine innings for Kinder Morgan? | Deal insight

The question may veer to other commentary on Goldman Sachs but I believe the organization and its brand does not represent that loose brand of ethics that maes this a … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 5 Comments

Morgan Stanley – MBIA deal, MF Global to get bankruptcy funding

Both the bewitched babies in the woods, Morgan Stanley and MF Global got over a little of their troubles for cash. Even as new investigations explore Jp Morgan’s role and … Continue reading

December 14, 2011 · 3 Comments

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