unbelievable was the fact that some leaders on the international stage were rooting for the calamity to strike and strike hard. Hank Paulson , then Treasury Secretary in 2008, wrote about an encounter with a Chinese diplomat at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. He said
restructure, and this could give Goldman an opportunity to gain market share. Lloyd Blankfein has been chairman and CEO since Henry Paulson left to become U.S. Treasury secretary in 2006. Blankfein has held various positions at the firm for more than a decade
would never dream of making such concentrate bets, but then again most portfolio managers don't have Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson calling them during the peak of the 2008 financial crisis either. I don't have access to the transcripts of the phone
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg are sponsoring a study of how climate change will affect the United States and what that disruption will cost.
Sept 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is probing possible insider trading activities by Wall Street professionals who were present in a private meeting with the then...
not going away. If you go back to 2008, you had a crisis management team of President George Bush, Treasury secretary Henry Paulson , and Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke, and other members in Washington that used the Troubled Assets-Relief Program
troubles at AIG, Merrill Lynch and a number of other firms. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson , and Timothy Geithner, who at the time headed the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and later became Paulson’s successor
the night. Fear-mongering, of course, has a fine pedigree. Former Goldman Sachs Chairman and US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson did an expert job of it. He convinced Congress the US would descend into martial law, if it didn't act immediately to
leverage employed by banks allows any capital injection to support a high multiple of debt. Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson ’s bazooka was effective because it was applied to bolstering bank capital rather than buying toxic securities outright
up on Fannie and Freddie. In its latest expose on the financial crisis, Bloomberg reports that then-Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson told several hedge fund managers in late July 2008 that a government takeover of Fannie Mae (FNMA.OB) and Freddie Mac