1. excalibur

    Leaker of Cohen Banking Docs Faces Possible Criminal Charges

    Indeed, serious breach here. Avenatti also seems to believe he has immunity, wonder who told him he has a pass on this and more. Hmmm?
  2. excalibur

    Feds probing how Stormy lawyer got Cohen’s banking info

    Indeed. Felonies afoot.
  3. Friday13

    CBO: Senate banking bill would boost chances of bank bailouts

    Exempt the "banks too big to fail" exempt from "the highest levels of regulatory scrutiny from the Federal Reserve"? What could go wrong? CBO: Senate banking bill would boost chances of bank bailouts
  4. bajisima

    Bipartisan deal reached to ease banking rules

    Not sure how this one will go over.. A group of senators on Monday rolled out a rare, bipartisan agreement years in the making that would relax a number of banking regulations enacted after the 2008 financial crisis. The deal was driven by Senate Banking Chairman Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and a...
  5. The Man

    Russian banking crisis

    Russia steps in to prevent 'domino effect' in its banking sector — but confidence concerns linger I don't know... I have heard claims that this is all being deliberately orchestrated by a few very powerful men close to the Kremlin, who want to create a new state monopoly over the banking...
  6. D

    Trump administration to turn over federal banking records to Senate investigators

    The Senate will be getting to work now with auditing and scrutinizing the banking records of top White House people. It will be interesting to see what they find and the connections to whom. The dinero and where it leads will tell the story. ----------------------------------------...
  7. PACE

    Chief Architect of the Banking Bail out, and former Goldman Sachs exec

    Now head of the Minneapolis Financial Reserve says, "Break up the big banks" Hold them accountable. This man is a republican, so let's get the politics out of the way at the very beginning. You now have: 1) a well rounded and knowledgeable senator (Elizabeth Warren) saying this 2) a...
  8. cpicturetaker12

    SEN Corker (R-TN, Banking Cmte) "disappointed" MILL$ in income wasn't disclosed

    I sure wish I had MILLIONS of dollars to make errors on my DISCLOSURE forms or tax returns--so much that I didn't even notice I had missed them. Wouldn't you like to have that problem?? I guess I would be "extremely disappointed" in that much in filling errors too. That's 'rich'. Corker...
  9. PACE

    On the banking industry

    basically they are saying "Vote for Bernie" Regards Pace
  10. bajisima

    Postal Banking

    Bernie Sanders has talked about a revolution before and he just announced part of it, postal banking. "The idea of using post offices to provide banking services is not a new one. In fact, from 1911 to 1967, post offices offered savings accounts. The idea was to get the "money out from under...
  11. Babba

    We've Learned No Lessons from the Banking Crisis

    Why are we allowing this? This is just stupid. It hasn't even been 10 years and we've already forgotten why the meltdown happened. I guess that last sentence explains it all. We're idiots. Lowering Down Payments Increase Risk of Mortgage Default | Beat the Press
  12. M

    GOP Banking on Elderly Youth

    GOP Maintains Solid Hold On Youth That Already Look Like Old Men oh my god...this is so true.
  13. Babba

    What Caused the Banking Crisis?

    A new book has been released based on a study two university professors have done. Their findings are quite interesting. Here's the money quote: It Wasn't Household Debt That Caused the Great Recession - Heather Boushey - The Atlantic
  14. LeftIsBack

    Banking Bull

    You guys wanna know some bullshit? I schedule a payment on my credit card, it doesn't go through, and they put the full outstanding amount on my next statement. It's as if I never paid a dime. Wanna know some more bullshit? That money was deducted from my bank account. Wanna know something...
  15. nonsqtr


    And it couldn't happen to a bunch of nicer scumbags. :mad: The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is initiating a banking charter review of JP Morgan. This is the first step in the revocation of the banking charter. The story is in this morning's WSJ on page C-3. (Buried in the...
  16. michaelr

    Bail-in of western banking system officially begins as uk’s co-operative bank to bail

    Bail-in of Western Banking System Officially Begins As UK's Co-Operative Bank to Bail-in £1.5bn With 100% Losses! | Your deposits will be their deposits soon peeps. We are like one sneeze away.
  17. nonsqtr

    why the French are to blame for the US banking crisis

    Here's a great in-a-nutshell description of our financial crisis.
  18. michaelr

    Top Banking Analyst: Subsidies to Giant Banks Exceed $780 Billion Dollars Per YEAR

    Top Banking Analyst: Subsidies to Giant Banks Exceed $780 Billion Dollars Per YEAR I told you people about the 'Sequester" money that Obama and his thieves stole for the banks a couple of weeks ago. Well that is chump change. I also told you people that as Americans, this administration sees...
  19. michaelr

    The Federal Reserve, a Privately Owned Banking Cartel, Has Been Given Police Powers

    The Federal Reserve, a Privately Owned Banking Cartel, Has Been Given Police Powers The feds ordered another 200 million rounds of .223 as well. The odds are, the dollar has four weeks or so. You think you saw a currency war? Fuck that, QE Infinity is going to ignite the mother of all...
  20. S

    Argentina's New Approach To Central Banking

    The Shots Heard Round the World: Argentina's Radical Banking Reforms Argentina is going to try a new way to run their central bank. I'm not sure about taking away the independence of central banks from the populist shifts of legislative and executive political office holders is best, but the...