July 26, 2017

EU Update (And FI Reality)

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

Why Housing?

Susan Wachter and I have a new paper out, entitled Why Housing?  The paper is a critical review of … [Read more...]

Bank of America Hasn’t Modified Any Mortgages So Far Under Fraudclosure Settlement

Bank of America hasn’t modified any mortgages so far under settlement Bank of America Corp … [Read more...]

Prince Harry Offered Partner Position at Goldman Sachs

Prince Harry Offered Partner Position at Goldman Sachs By Janet Tavakoli President, Tavakoli … [Read more...]

Why No Prosecutions

The NYTimes had a very good editorial today bemoaning, with resignation, that there will not be any … [Read more...]

Do Your Research, Ezra Klein!

Ezra Klein has joined the melee over the Obama Administration's housing policy failure with an … [Read more...]

Zywicki’s Interchange Settlement Balderdash

I was really hoping that I would be able to go at least a year without having to call Todd Zywicki … [Read more...]

Zywicki’s Interchange Settlement Balderdash

I was really hoping that I would be able to go at least a year without having to call Todd Zywicki … [Read more...]

The Interchange Settlement

Moved to top from 8/15.   I've held my tongue for a while on the proposed class settlement in … [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...]

The Tenuous Case for Swaps Clearinghouses

I've got a new short article out about swaps clearinghouses.  It's a response piece to an … [Read more...]

Why Bother?

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

Bill Black vs Goldman Sachs Apologists (VIDEO)

~ 4closureFraud.org TweetRelated posts: Federal Reserve Board announces a formal enforcement action … [Read more...]

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About CDOs (But Were Afraid to Ask)

Bill Bratton and I have a new paper out, called A Transactional Genealogy of Scandal:  from Michael … [Read more...]

U.S. Banks Told to Make Plans for Preventing Collapse

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. banks told to make plans for preventing collapse * Regulators asked five big banks to … [Read more...]

DebtRank: Too Central to Fail? Financial Networks, the FED and Systemic Risk

DebtRank: Too Central to Fail? Financial Networks, the FED and Systemic Risk Systemic risk, here … [Read more...]

Jail JP Morgan | JPMorgan Seeks to Limit Peregrine Trustee’s Subpoena Power

The Market Ticker – Jail JP Morgan The arrogance of these clowns knows no boundaries. CHICAGO, … [Read more...]

Jail JP Morgan | JPMorgan Seeks to Limit Peregrine Trustee’s Subpoena Power

The Market Ticker – Jail JP Morgan The arrogance of these clowns knows no boundaries. CHICAGO, … [Read more...]

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself Major banks, which often band together … [Read more...]

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself Major banks, which often band together … [Read more...]

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself

As Libor Fault-Finding Grows, It Is Now Every Bank for Itself Major banks, which often band together … [Read more...]

AALS Call for Papers: Securities Regulation, Financial Institutions & Consumer Financial Services

Hello Scholars! The AALS Section on Securities Regulation and the Section of Financial Institutions … [Read more...]

Exit Consents Killed in England?

The English High Court just ruled in Assenagon Asset Management S.A. v. Irish Bank Resolution … [Read more...]

Team Tim v. Team Neal on the Financial Crisis

Matthew Yglesias has a fantastic piece about the Barofsky-Geithner proxy debate on the financial … [Read more...]

Geithner on Financial Crimes: The Dog Ate My Homework

If I rob a federally insured bank and make off with $20,000, I'm facing years of federal prison … [Read more...]

Mortgage Servicing… The Winds Have Shifted, the Pendulum is About to Swing

  Early in 2010, while speaking in Park City, Utah at the American Bar Association’s Conference … [Read more...]

GAO REPORT | MORTGAGE FORECLOSURES – Regulatory Oversight of Compliance with Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Sucks

MORTGAGE FORECLOSURES – Regulatory Oversight of Compliance with Servicemembers Civil Relief … [Read more...]

LIBOR Scandal Is “Huge”: Eliot Spitzer (VIDEO)

The LIBOR scandal that has engulfed London’s financial and political elites is entering its … [Read more...]

Scott Stafne for Washington State Supreme Court – A Mandelman Matters Podcast

Attorney Scott Stafne is running for a seat on the State Supreme Court in the State of Washington.  … [Read more...]

Location, location, location: ATM Fee Disclosure Edition

The number one agenda item for small banks is to repeal the physical, on-machine disclosure … [Read more...]

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