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  • Cummings calls for AIG's Benmosche to step down over comments

    Cummings calls for AIG's Benmosche to step down over comments
    WASHINGTON -- Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the top-ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, called for the head of AIG to resign over comments he made comparing outrage over executive bonuses to lynchings that took place...
  • Of banker bonuses and public lynchings

    Of banker bonuses and public lynchings
    One can scarcely blame an appropriately-outraged Rep. Elijah E. Cummings for calling on AIG's Robert Benmosche to step down after the CEO compared the public criticism of the generous bonuses given top finance industry executives to lynchings in the...
  • Pay More Than Doubles For The Hartford's CEO, Liam McGee

    The 2012 pay package for Liam E. McGee, chairman and CEO of The Hartford Financial Services Group, was more than double what he received in 2011, according to documents filed Friday afternoon with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. McGee had...
  • Working poor didn't cause crash

    Working poor didn't cause crash
    I must take issue with letter writer Stanley Glinka's assertion that it was "the policy of forcing banks to give loans to people who could not afford them" that led to our current financial mess ("Stop blaming Bush," May 1). First of all, we need to...
  • Local firefighters hone skills to fight boat blazes

    Local firefighters hone skills to fight boat blazes
    Fighting fires on land has its risks, but tackling blazes on yachts, whether in the water or docked, presents its own challenges. That's what more than a dozen Fort Lauderdale and Davie firefighters learned Tuesday during specialized marine firefighting...
  • Sale of AIG's ILFC unit to Chinese investors hits a snag

    Sale of AIG's ILFC unit to Chinese investors hits a snag
    Insurance giant American International Group Inc.'s attempt at selling its Century City aircraft-leasing company to a consortium of Chinese investors has run into turbulence because a deposit payment was not received on schedule. AIG revealed in a...
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren starts campaign to force banks to be boring

    WASHINGTON -- Sen. Elizabeth Warren has launched a campaign to make banks boring again as she pushes legislation to enact stricter regulations forcing deposit-taking financial institutions out of the investment business. The Massachusetts Democrat wants...
  • BofA's legal costs mount in Countrywide mortgage fiasco

    BofA's legal costs mount in Countrywide mortgage fiasco
    NEW YORK — A federal judge will soon decide how much Bank of America should pay for some of Countrywide Financial Corp.'s sins in the lead-up to the financial crisis. Federal prosecutors want BofA to pay $864 million after the bank's stinging...
  • Obama to tap Treasury official for key Wall Street oversight post

    Obama to tap Treasury official for key Wall Street oversight post
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama on Tuesday will nominate the Treasury Department official in charge of the $800-billion financial bailout fund to be the next chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, which oversees the complex derivatives...
  • Treasury official tapped to lead Commodity Futures Trading Commission

     Treasury official tapped to lead Commodity Futures Trading Commission
    WASHINGTON — President Obama tapped a senior Treasury official to take over as one of Wall Street's top regulators, leading the agency charged with overseeing complex financial derivatives. Obama said Tuesday he would nominate Timothy Massad to...
  • Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner joins private equity firm

    Former Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner joins private equity firm
    WASHINGTON -- Former Secretary of the Treasury Timothy F. Geithner is becoming a financial industry executive, taking a high-level job with the private-equity firm Warburg Pincus, the firm announced Saturday. Geithner, who was a major player in the...