Goldman Sachs

Apr 052014

Lisa Hoffman, The National Law Journal, April 03, 2014 After throwing out a putative class action against Goldman Sachs twice before, a federal judge has switched gears on the mortgage securities suit brought by Detroit police and fire retirees and allowed it to proceed. The Police and Fire Retirement System of the City of Detroit […]

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Jun 202013
Just what are derivatives?

Too Bad Not to Fail By William J. Quirk, The American Scholar, Summer 2010 In “Babylon Revisited,” F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1931 short story about the aftermath of the 1929 Wall Street crash, Fitzgerald makes the point that such collapses are slips in morality as much as financial failures. Charlie Wales, the story’s emotionally fragile hero, […]

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