August 21, 2017

EU Update (And FI Reality)

If you've been tuning out the Euro situation, despite Gelpern's periodic updates, … [Read more...]

Japanese Resturcturing

Interesting story in today's FT about a case now pending in Tokyo -- although some of the … [Read more...]

When Stone Is Dust and Only Air Remains

Some thoughts on customer protection at brokerages, following MF Global, over at DealBook. … [Read more...]

Why Bother?

The SEC enters into another rounding error settlement with a financial insitution, this time Wells … [Read more...]

Finally, WIll we Stop Talking About the Auto Cases?

I generally try to avoid politics on this blog, although readers know that I was generally … [Read more...]

Finally, WIll We Stop Talking About the Auto Cases?

I generally try to avoid politics on this blog, although readers know that I was generally … [Read more...]

Finally, WIll we Stop Talking About the Auto Cases?

I generally try to avoid politics on this blog, although readers know that I was generally … [Read more...]

Sovereign Debt

From the the second volumn of J.F. Molloy, Court Life Below Stairs (rev ed. 1885), regarding events … [Read more...]

GM, Chrysler, Argentina, Mortgages, and More

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GM and Chrysler, Yet Again

A quick note about yesterday's editorial from Sherk and Zywicki. I'm loath to wade in yet … [Read more...]

Right

Blackstone on Chase, via Bloomberg: “Occasional losses are inevitable,” said Blackstone Group LP’s … [Read more...]

Chapter 11 Fees Go Mainstream

The NY Times has an editorial this morning on the UST's proposed fee guidlines. … [Read more...]

L&L In D.C.

Tomorrow two Slips members -- Adam and I -- journey to the House of Representatives. Ok, for Adam … [Read more...]

HMS RadLAX

I've posted my thoughts on RadLAX over at Dealbook (along with another column on Dewey if … [Read more...]

As Expected

The Supreme Court has affirmed the 7th Circuit in RadLAX. I'm sure Adam, I, and others will … [Read more...]

Thou All-destroying But Unconquering Whale

A few quick thoughts and suggested readings on Chase's ever expanding losses from the Whale … [Read more...]

What say?

Gretchen Morgenson, in Mortgage Unit Troubles Ally Financial explains that: Although repurchase … [Read more...]

What say?

Gretchen Morgenson, in Mortgage Unit Troubles Ally Financial explains that: Although repurchase … [Read more...]

RadLAX

Former guest slipster Ronald Mann has a nice post up at SCOTUSblog about RadLAX Gateway Hotel, LLC … [Read more...]

Subsidizing Shareholders (and the Sub Debt Too)

So there is a bit a kerfuffle going on between Luigi Zingales and Brad DeLong. By and large DeLong … [Read more...]

The Real Question re Goldman

Why doesn't Goldman have its employees sign non-disclosure agreements? … [Read more...]

I’m Confused

What, exactly, is so gosh-darn newsworthy and exciting about the fact that distressed debt investors … [Read more...]

Lehman’s Plan Goes Effective

Leaving one third of the historically significant insolvency case complete-ish (I count London and … [Read more...]

Watch them do, The standing still

My latest column for Dealbook looks at the competing narratives regarding Dodd-Frank's OLA in … [Read more...]

Conferring

Today I'm off to the Wharton Restructuring and Turnaround Conference, which looks to be a … [Read more...]

Revisiting Lehman

For reasons that I don't quite understand, Krugman has gone all upside Taylor based on a two … [Read more...]

Recommended Reading

For those following financial reform:  Paul Volcker dismantles the only respectable (i.e., not … [Read more...]

Quote of the Day

In re Bank of America, N.A, 11-24503 MER, 2011 WL 2493056 (Bankr. D. Colo. June 21, 2011): Since … [Read more...]

Private Equity Works on Its Image Problem

Bloomberg out with an interesting story about how private equity firms are buying single family … [Read more...]

Caught up on this line again

Bank of America, OLA, and the problems of oversized financial institutions, up now on Dealbook. … [Read more...]

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