American Presidents enjoy a honeymoon period. It begins with their victory speech and ends a few weeks after their inauguration. It is hard to imagine much of a grace period for a personality as.. City A.M.
Staking their claim for a second consecutive night, protestors aligned with New York Communities for Change marched around Goldman Sachs headquarters in Manhattan and prepared to spend a night.. Gothamist
Donald Trump’s choice for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, defended his banking record in the aftermath of the financial crisis on Thursday during his confirmation hearing before the Senate... Source: Guardian -
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for its fifth straight session in the countdown to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. The blue-chip index now sits more than 200 points from its.. Source: The Street -
Donald Trump’s choice for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, defended his banking record in the aftermath of the financial crisis on Thursday during his confirmation hearing before the Senate... Source: The Guardian Studio -
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Today is President Obama’s last full day in office, and Joe Biden’s last chance.. Huffington Post
Senate Democrats were presented with an easy opportunity on Thursday to deflate the populist bluster of the incoming Trump administration.
For more than 5 hours, a second-generation ex-Goldman Sachs.. Huffington Post
Prime Minister Theresa May and her chancellor Philip Hammond came out fighting at Davos yesterday following reports that London’s banking sector faces job losses in the wake of Brexit.
Ahead of a.. City A.M.
Billionaire business mogul Mark Cuban on Thursday voiced his approval of President-elect Donald Trump's Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin, who was going through a grilling on Capitol Hill.. Business Insider
President-elect Donald Trump’s Treasury pick Steven Mnuchin faced a grilling by Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill during his confirmation hearing on Thursday. The former Goldman Sachs banker testified.. Raw Story
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The New York Stock Exchange is fighting back.
The war of words is the latest in a long-running.. Business Insider
With the fate of Fed's balance sheet suddenly under Wall Street's spotlight, following last week's hints by several Fed presidents that a runoff in the balance sheet may be on the horizon and prompting.. Zero Hedge
Prime Minister Theresa May has claimed positive talks with some of the world's top bankers in Davos, despite news that lenders are preparing to shift jobs from London.
UBS, Goldman Sachs and HSBC.. City A.M.
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President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to head the U.S. Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, denied on Thursday that a bank he owned had profited at the expense of vulnerable homeowners in the aftermath of the.. Huffington Post
Donald Trump promised to "drain the swamp" of corruption in D.C., but how much is he keeping to that campaign chant? On Wednesday's episode of Full Frontal, Samantha Bee noted that Trump keeps hiring.. Mashable
German newspaper Handelsblatt reports that US investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) is planning to halve the number of employees it has in London. If true, it would entail Goldman shifting.. Proactive Investors
In what is sure to be one of the fieriest confirmation hearings to date, Steven Mnuchin, Trump's pick for Treasury Secretary, is set to take questions from the Senate Finance Committee starting at 10AM.. Zero Hedge