Tag Archive | "financial industry"

3 Reasons You Should Care About the LIBOR Scandal

Monday, July 23, 2012

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Image via iStockPhoto/Yong Hian Lim   Have you heard about LIBOR? If so, you might be thinking it’s: (a) The name of the new Spiderman movie villain, (b) The second cousin to Lex Luthor, or (c) A baby name option …

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Wall Street Isn’t Afraid of the SEC

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

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You might say I have a little inside information about the SEC. I spent several years there before I was a “recovering attorney” — first as lawyer in the Enforcement Division who investigated a variety of securities fraud cases and …

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Who Knew Financial Regulation Was So Simple?

Sunday, March 7, 2010

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Funny or Die’s Presidential Reunion from Will Ferrell But I still miss the late Phil Hartman as Ronald Reagan. As for financial regulation?  Do we really have to go over this again — just call Brooksley Born, Elizabeth

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A Little Light Reading!

Friday, January 22, 2010

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While I’m trying to get some book writing work down today, here’s some excellent reading — I just wish I had some time to weigh in on all these right now! – Why the Game Change guys who want you …

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Dear Citibank, Get Your Greedy Hands Out of My Pockets!

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

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Last week, I received a notice about my Citibank Mastercard.  It seems that something around 13 percent wasn’t enough interest to charge me for any balances I carried on the card.  I wasn’t worried because I don’t carry a balance.  …

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