11 Key Congressional Committees for Advisors to Worry About
As the election approaches, not just the White House and Congress are in play, but also control of congressional committees important to advisors and others in the financial services sector.
‘Antichrist’ at SEC, Dimon, Bush Among Villains of Financial Crisis: Tavakoli
To Wall Street scourge Janet Tavakoli, the list of financial-crisis villains still evading responsibility is not short and includes, to name a few, Jamie Dimon, Jon Corzine, Tim Geithner, Mary Schapiro, George W. Bush, President Obama and the financial media.
What Obama Health Law Means Now That It’s Called a Tax
Considering the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s broad reach, one simple thing is true of the PPACA’s potential tax and investment consequences: it’s complicated.
Spanish Banks Downgraded as Cyprus Seeks Bailout
The troubled eurozone continued to experience turmoil as Moody’s downgraded 28 Spanish banks and Cyprus requested a bailout that could amount to more than half its economy.
PIMCO’s El-Erian: What Bernanke Really Meant
The Fed chief's comments on Thursday were carefully crafted so as not to rattle the markets, but PIMCO CEO Mohamed El-Erian took to the Huffington Post to deconstruct the true meaning behind the politico speak.
The Next Congress
This year’s congressional elections hold considerable potential to reshuffle power on Capitol Hill.
Mohamed El-Erian: The 2012 IA 25 Extended Profile
Within the first minute of meeting Mohamed El-Erian, you understand why his company, PIMCO, and the man, is so successful.
The 2012 IA 25
Some people ride a wave and some people, like the honorees of the 10th annual IA 25, create a wave.
Robert Reich: Dallas Fed Says Break Up Big Banks
If the big U.S. banks aren’t broken up, taxpayers will have to pay for another Wall Street bailout—and that’s the prediction of the Dallas Fed, says Robert Reich in a blog post.
The Third Choice
Americans Elect is an organization that aims to provide an alternative to the Democratic and Republican candidates in this year’s presidential elections.