By Alan Pyke on December 2, 2013
Even if a big new projection for banks' legal bills proves accurate, Wall Street will still have made more in profits.
By Alan Pyke on November 27, 2013
JP Morgan's stock has climbed so high since the deal was announced that the gain is about equal with the penalty.
By Alan Pyke on November 25, 2013
JP Morgan's general counsel thinks Wall Street fines are too big and government shouldn't spend so much time and energy overseeing the industry.
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By Alan Pyke on November 20, 2013
Thanks to tax deductions and consumer relief provisions, JP Morgan's deal with the government won't hurt as much as you might think.
By Alan Pyke on November 15, 2013
Moody's indicated that big banks have become less safe investments because bailouts are becoming a thing of the past.
By Alan Pyke on November 12, 2013
The Dodd-Frank act still hasn't done enough to rein in excessive pay that led executives to make risky decisions.
By Alan Pyke on November 8, 2013
Without a "cultural shift," the financial industry is likely to bring about another disaster.
By Alan Pyke on November 6, 2013
Homeowner advocates aren't impressed with a government regulator's attempt to curb an insurance scheme that hurts homeowners.
By Alan Pyke on October 29, 2013
Wall Street still has friends in Washington.
By Alan Pyke on October 28, 2013
New research shows that unshackling Wall Street redistributes wealth to bankers at the expense of the rest of the economy.