Wall Street

Guillotine the rich

Bring back the guillotine for Goldman Sachs & Co!

Tue 27 Oct, AT 07:52
Alexander Cockburn

Or is the populist fever not as fierce as commentators say, asks Alexander Cockburn

Jeffry Picower; Barbara Picower

Madoff associate drowns leaving $7.2bn mystery

Mon 26 Oct, AT 07:33

Jeffry Picower made billions out of investing with Madoff. Was he complicit in the fraud?

Kenneth Feinberg

Pay czar Feinberg shocks Wall St with salary cuts

Thu 22 Oct, AT 08:03

In Britain, Lord Myners threatens action if banks don’t self-regulate on pay

Raj Rajaratnam; Galleon

Roomy Khan – the woman who ratted on Rajaratnam

Thu 22 Oct, AT 07:41

Former Galleon employee promised insider info in attempt to get her job back

Raj Rajaratnam

Hedge-funder Rajaratnam linked to Tamil Tigers

Tue 20 Oct, AT 07:36

Double trouble for Wall St billionaire accused of huge insider trading scam

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal

Wall Street titan’s death leaves family at war

Mon 12 Oct, AT 19:08

Lionel Pincus’s girlfriend and sons fight over duplex at the top of the Pierre

Goldman Sachs set to pay out record bonuses

Wed 15 Jul, AT 10:13

As profits at the Wall Street firm leapfrog expectations its employees are expected to trouser bumper pay packets this year

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke

Federal Reserve chief predicts end to downturn

Wed 6 May, AT 09:24

Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke tells US politicians the recession should be over by Christmas, barring any unforeseen setbacks

Fiat takeover plan of Chrysler hits obstacles

Tue 5 May, AT 09:43

Fiat’s expansion plans hit the buffers on Monday as investors tried to block Chrysler’s restructuring and the German government entered the fray

Banking stocks surge on Wall Street optimism

Tue 5 May, AT 08:39

Shares leapt in Monday trading after investors were encouraged over the results of this week’s stress tests by American authorities