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Mid Week Trading Update: Disney is up, Twitter is out, Linked In is up and out for no fault of it (US:GMCR, US:LNKD, US:DIS, US:NEWS, US:NYT, US:TWTR)

Linkedin has single handedly managed to create a digital business that is worth guidance of $2 Bln plus in Sales in Q1 2014 after having grown members for another 37% … Continue reading

February 7, 2014

Bank Results Season: Goldman Sachs is the IN after all!

Investment Banking revenues rose sequentially to $1.2 Bln even as 98% of the Financial Advisory deals signed in the first half were in the smallest fee bracket and Debt underwriting … Continue reading

July 17, 2012

Citi, Morgan Stanley and BofA: Top 3 retail banks to lose ratings power | Banking Insight

NYTimes ( was first with the scoop of course and I for one never suspected that there could be such astorm in a tea cup waiting to derail the banks … Continue reading

March 30, 2012

Banks get ready for Crisis 3.0 – Goldman Sachs in Monoline reinsurance | Banking Insight

Even as being in the know, the markets and myself thought we knew where the banks were headed; the banks’ synthetic desks on both sides of the Atlantic leaked news … Continue reading

March 18, 2012

The after effects of the Greg Smith communion hour – Is this the kind of resignation you’ll post…

Goldman Sachs lost $ 2 bln in market Cap yesterday when disgruntled employee Greg Smith posted in his op-ed. The saga of his lost faith, evoked a lot of sympathy … Continue reading

March 15, 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

Banks to report Details of Europe Exposure | Bank Insight

As per the Fed’s latest directives, banks filing their annual statements with the SEC next week onwards will post details of each and every Europe exposure divvied up as Spovereign … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · 4 Comments

Superbowl Predictor takes down S&P 500 hopes? | Markets Insight

According to the Superbowl predictor, the NFC winner getting the Superbowl trophy this Sunday could mean the S&P 500 going up for the rest of the year as eviudenced in … Continue reading

January 30, 2012

US Politics: The GOP elephant mongering:: The Gingrich – Romney wars

As the Republicans pin their hope on a Big time consultant entering the whitehouse to solve their problems, Obama gets a clear line of defense for an easy re election … Continue reading

January 10, 2012

Did you get the Facebook Mandate, Mr Banker | Advantage Dealbook

Though the announcement may get in to January as geek lord Mark Zuckenburg tries to decide himself if he prefers Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley or any other to lead … Continue reading

December 30, 2011 · 7 Comments