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Feb 09
2010

The real issue underlying the B of A case

Posted by Ron F in Securities and Exchange CommissionRegulationObama AdministrationKen LewisHenry PaulsonFederal ReserveFedCongresscomplianceBernankeBanksbanking reformBank of AmericabailoutsAndrew CuomoAIG

Ron F

We've obviously got Bank of America on the brain around here, but the case raises one more issue that I don't think we or anyone else has fully addressed.

Charles Gasparino hints at it when he points out that Ken Lewis is likely to call Ben Bernanke and Hank Paulson to testify on his behalf.

Dec 31
2009

2009: the year of the Wall Street book

Posted by kcates in William CohanThis Time is DifferentMichael LewisLiar's PokerKenneth RogoffIn Fed We TrustHouse of CardsHenry PaulsonDavid WesselCarmen ReinhartBear StearnsBarry RitholtzBailout Nation

kcates
 

The stock market roared, the regulators stirred, the unemployment rate soared and the banks continued to show great reluctance to lend money.

What else happened in 2009? Oh, right, there was a tremendous binge of book publishing related to the financial crisis that began in the summer of 2008 - and Henry Paulson's version of events isn't even out yet (coming soon - Feb. 1 - to a bookstore/online warehouse near you).

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