Should Energy Deregulation Be In Every State?

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TweetYumOver the past couple decades, a historic shift has slowly taken place within the $220 billion electric industry, much like the airline, trucking and telecommunications industries before it. Federal and state governments have chipped away at what has been referred to as the last government-sanctioned monopoly. Today, nearly half of all states have some version […]

Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job

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TweetYumShareThis Mega barf alert! Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job 08 Nov 2013 The White House said on Thursday that it has nominated a senior investment banking executive at Bank of America Corp to a high-level position at the Commerce Department. President Barack Obama picked Stefan Selig, executive vice chairman of […]

Oil companies win NAFTA fight over local investment

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TweetYumShareThis Oil companies win NAFTA fight over local investment –ExxonMobil and Murphy Oil win NAFTA dispute over N.L. research investment demands 01 Jun 2012 A NAFTA panel has ruled against Canada in a case about local investment by oil companies in Newfoundland and Labrador. The panel ruled in favour of Mobil and Murphy Oil over […]

How Goldman Sachs Helped Mask Greece’s Debt

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TweetYumNick Dunbar, author of ’The Devil’s Derivatives’, reveals how the country turned to investment bank Goldman Sachs for help getting around the deficit rules. In his report for Newsnight, some of those who did the deal, talk publicly for the first time. Source: youtube.com Vampire Squid” Goldman Sachs confesses it is being investigated for helping […]

S&P 500 Rises to Highest Level Since 2008

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TweetYum By Rita Nazareth, Bloomberg.com U.S. stocks rose, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index above its highest close since 2008, as better-than-estimated consumer sentiment and home sales reports bolstered confidence in the world’s largest economy. American International Group Inc. added 2 percent after profit jumped 77 percent. Salesforce.com (CRM) Inc., the largest seller of […]