RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

A collection of news and information related to Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. published by this site and its partners.

Top Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Retail sales weak in advance of holiday season

    Retail sales weak in advance of holiday season
    Retailers had a shaky September, as lukewarm back-to-school shopping and a plunge in car purchases caused sales to slide from August, according to the government. Retail sales last month amounted to $425.9 billion, down 0.1% from August, the U.S. Census...
  • Former Goldman Sachs exec David Viniar joins Square board

    SAN FRANCISCO — Even as Twitter prepares for a hotly anticipated initial public offering, its co-founder Jack Dorsey already is about to debut a second act. His start-up Square, one of the fastest-growing young companies by revenue and one of...
  • Pork firm Smithfield sold to China's Shuanghui for $7.1 billion

    Smithfield Foods Inc., the world’s leading pork producer, is being sold to Shuanghui International Holdings, owner of China’s largest meat processing business, for $7.1 billion. Smithfield shareholders, who along with antitrust regulators...
  • Wells Fargo galloped ahead of Wal-Mart in corporate giving in 2012

    San Francisco-based Wells Fargo & Co. topped the ranks of corporate giving in 2012, climbing ahead of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., according to a new survey of 100 companies released Sunday by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Wells Fargo gave away $315.8 million...
  • 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...
  • CBS names Lawrence Tu chief legal officer

    CBS names Lawrence Tu chief legal officer
    CBS Corp. has named Lawrence P. Tu as its general counsel, tapping the veteran corporate attorney to succeed the retiring Louis Briskman. Tu, who served as the top lawyer for rival NBC a decade ago, will start in January and will oversee all legal...
  • Moody's cuts ratings of four big banks on reduced bailout chance

    Moody's cuts ratings of four big banks on reduced bailout chance
    WASHINGTON -- Moody's Investor Services on Friday said it cut the credit ratings for four big U.S. banks because of reduced chances the government would bail them out in a future crisis. The ratings for bank holding company debt of JP Morgan Chase & Co....
  • Chicago hacker tied to Anonymous given 10 years in prison

    Chicago hacker tied to Anonymous given 10 years in prison
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Chicago computer hacker tied to the group known as Anonymous was sentenced on Friday to 10 years in prison for cyber attacks on various government agencies and businesses, including a global intelligence company. Jeremy Hammond,...
  • Will Democrats Find Hillary Boring By 2016?

    The New Republic magazine was, appropriately, the stimulant that last week gave the Democratic base a frisson of anticipation about a possible Elizabeth Warren presidential candidacy in 2016. Now in her 11th month as a Massachusetts senator, she is suited...
  • Ex-Treasury official considers challenging Jerry Brown in 2014

    Ex-Treasury official considers challenging Jerry Brown in 2014
    Meeting with half a dozen formerly homeless people at an Orange County nonprofit, Neel Kashkari told them what has been an open secret in California political circles: The former U.S. Treasury Department official and banker is weighing a run for...
  • Warren Buffett says Detroit ripe for investors, including himself

    Warren Buffett says Detroit ripe for investors, including himself
    The Oracle of Omaha said Wednesday he'd be willing to invest in Detroit if he found a suitable company. Warren Buffett was on hand at a Goldman Sachs Group Inc. event to announce a program that will provide up to $15 million in loans to small business...