By Alan Pyke on March 4, 2014
Detroit is trying to pay two giant banks just 30 cents on the dollar, and the banks see this as good news.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on February 25, 2014
Martin Scorsese's wild ride through 1980s finance in 'The Wolf Of Wall Street' has been accused of sexism and insensitivity. Do its critics have a point?
By Alan Pyke on February 20, 2014
Wall Street's entry into being America's landlord is set to explode over the coming years. That's great for banks, but probably terrible for their tenants.
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By Alan Pyke on February 12, 2014
House conservatives who oppose the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau turned to Nazi comparisons.
By Alan Pyke on February 10, 2014
The Department of Justice acted "as prosecutor, jury, and judge" in settling with JP Morgan unilaterally rather than seeking judicial review, the suit says.
By Alan Pyke on January 31, 2014
The heads of the largest Wall Street companies deserve their huge raises, considering how well they sidestepped responsibility for the financial crisis.
By Alan Pyke on January 24, 2014
Financial companies seem poised to turn the rental housing market into the same sort of high-risk cash mill that created the last financial collapse.
By Alan Pyke on January 23, 2014
JP Morgan got a great deal out of government prosecutors last year, but CEO Jamie Dimon says the whole thing was "unfair."
By Alan Pyke on January 21, 2014
The six largest U.S. banks notched their second-best year ever in 2013 thanks in part to taxpayer-subsidized legal settlements.
By Alan Pyke on January 16, 2014
The emergency manager wanted to pay banks 60 cents on the dollar while planning to give retirees far less.